The music industry is looking to block the recording of watermarked content in your sound card, adding protection on your hard drive to prevent copying of copyrighted music, and moving for more rigid laws (yes, even more so than the DMCA). Read about it here from The Register. Oh yeah, I almost forgot to say that Sony is evil. I think the article said it best:
We’ll leave the last, chilling word to Sony Music Entertainment’s Steve Heckler: “Once consumers can no longer get free music, they will have to buy the music in the formats we choose to put out.” You have been warned.