Minor Threat tackled by NFL

by Jason Gross

4 November 2005

 

As the Nike debacle earlier this year, it’s obviously time to piss all over Minor Threat yet again.  This time, Fox and the NFL decided to use the MT tune “Salad Days” for their broadcast.  No, they didn’t ask the band or label and they still insist it’s perfectly legal.  Dischord ain’t happy about that needless to say (especially since football is a fake sport anyway, right?)

For more on the story, see EconoCulture.

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