I think it would be wrong to offer downloads of the old masters when I am making new masters. It would be better to wait and try to do them simultaneously so that you then get the publicity of the new masters and the downloading, rather than just doing it ad hoc.

We have tried to reach a settlement through good faith negotiations and regret that our efforts have been in vain. Apple and the Beatles are, once again, left with no choice but to sue EMI.

Despite very clear provisions in our contracts, EMI persists in ignoring their obligations and duty to account fairly and with transparency.