Jeroen wrote:There are obviously no copyright issues for For The Love Of God.
Yes, there is some slight resemblance between a small part of track, but no verbatim quotes.
And even if the author of the Kung Fu track would want to pursue this, FTLOG is approaching it's 20th birthday in a not too far distant future, so he'd be royally late...
With all due respect the both of us without proper counsel can determine what is protected by Copyright law, and not as well as time constraints concerning copyright protected music.
And it doesn’t have anything at all to do with the number of notes.
Lucasfilm the owner of that famous THX logo “Deep note” sound filed suit against Dr. Dre seeking unspecified damages for copyright infringement.
That was a one note sample.