Fans on Twitch’s official game stream want to enjoy Metallica’s virtual games which performed Blizzard Carnival, Blizzard heard it at the annual annual game conference, well, definitely not Metallica.
As by edge, Audiences on many platforms, including Blizzard’s Twitch and YouTube channels, have successfully joined the band’s “For whom”lls. “ However, for some strange reason, the official Twitch game channel decided to completely change the atmosphere shortly after the song started. It cut Metallica And replaced it With other.
Check it yourself.
Now, it took me a while to find the words describing this non-Metalica song. At first, it sounded like Christmas. Then I thought it was angelic, but not true. A colleague at Gizmodo wisely suggested that it sounds like it’s right The Legend of Zelda Music, it definitely makes more sense.But this begs a question, doesn’t it Strange Play music that sounds like Blizzard’s competitors?
This still cannot solve the mystery of Twitch replacing Metallica songs. After scratching my head, I had an “Aha!” For a moment, Shazamed.According to Shazam, the song is “Space Toys” By Ecobel.Visit Pop soundThe person in charge of Ecobel’s music quickly told me that the artist was “ambient,” “floating,” “dreamy,” and “hopeful”. It definitely does not remind me of Metallica.
Now ask another question: Why does Twitch do this?It seems this is related to Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
“The upcoming musical performance is protected by the copyright of the corresponding copyright holder,” read Message on another stream Complete show There was an introduction of the band before.
In other words, Blizzard may own the music copyright of its own channel, but the Twitch channel does not have the music copyright. Gizmodo reached out to Twitch to find out what happened. If there is a response, we will make sure to update this blog.
For Twitch, this seems to be a big trouble, we imagined it tried desperately Solve the problem of insufficient rights by playing “space toys”. I have to say: It must be unforgettable.