This is great news for #indiemusic artists. Be sure to get licensing agreements beforehand though!

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When the internet rallies together and fights the good fight, it can make a major difference. So, thanks, Twitter. Thanks for fighting for truth, justice and better music on airplanes. Important things like that.

Thanks to complaints from passengers, American Airlines has eliminated the Muzak covers of hit songs that previously filled the popping ears of those flying the friendly skies. Now, the airline plays indie music.

Through its use of social media monitoring, American Airlines has seen passenger complaints regarding its boarding and arrival music:

“The decision to change to the lesser-known indie music was a reaction to customers’ complaints, which included boredom,” according to an American Airlines employee newsletter article, which was posted to Twitter. “Since the switch, complaints about our…

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