Pink Floyd goes to court in royalty row with EMI

Roger Waters, left, and Nick Mason, right, of the British group Pink Floyd, receive the Polar Music Prize from His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, unseen, at a gala ceremony at the Stockholm Concert Hall on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2008. The Polar Music Prize is Sweden's biggest music award and is often called the Nobel Prize of music. It comes with a 1 million kronor (US$157,700) prize for each winner and is typically split between pop artists and classical musicians. (AP Photo / Mats Andersson / SCANPIX) ** SWEDEN OUT **

March 9, 2010 10:52:15 AM PST
Pink Floyd has begun legal action against music label EMI Group Ltd. over the way royalty payments are calculated in the digital era.