Lisa Abberger Dr . Claire Roof Abberger 1 English 111 03B 04 Sept. 2013 Is the Music Industry in a Crisis? In Elaine's McArdle's essay " Up on downloading, ” three Harvard Law school Professors William Fisher III, Charles Nesson and Jonathan Zittrain come together to discuss solutions for illegal downloading of music. In this essay, the music industry claims it has a money crisis. (McArdle 1) I think perhaps it is really a marketing and a technology issue. The music industry has so many more resources now then it has ever had in the past. One of its biggest resource is Itunes. This should be a great resource to market and sell music. The music industry should not have any type of money problems. The industry needs to use their resources more creatively and effectively in order to get the most out of it.…..