With the rise of digital merchandising comes a lot of look alikes. Everyone wants "in" on the successful artists' career - sometimes this means the illegal download and/or streaming of music or, a taking things a step futhe by counterfeiting merchandise for profit. Counterfeit merchandise is one of the most active ways "fans" are mooching off of artists, and free-market platforms like Amazon make it nearly impossible to track effectively. Why all this talk about such a big problem if there's nothing we can do about it? Because there is. Knowledge is power. Learn more about the counterfeit merchandise phenomenon...

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