White Stripes battle US Air Force over Super Bowl ad

BBC News

Rock band The White Stripes are taking on the US Air Force, complaining that it used one of the group’s songs in a TV advert without permission.

In a statement on their website, the duo said they took "strong insult and objection" to the use of the tune in an ad during the Super Bowl on Sunday.

Their hit Fell In Love With A Girl was re-recorded for the commercial for the Air Force Reserve, the group claim.

They said they will "take strong action to stop the ad containing this music".

Full Story: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/8506042.stm

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