Doobie Brothers Are Not Happy Bill Murray Used Their Song To Sell “Ugly” Golf Shirts
However, since you did not pay to use it, you might have to change the company name to ‘Zero Bucks Given,’ as it says.
The letter goes on to cite US copyright law, and says Murray “must really know that you cannot use music in ads without paying for it.”
“We would be fine with it if the shirts weren’t so ugly. But they are what they are. So in the immortal words of Jean Paul Sartre,” Au revoir Golfer, “she concludes. Et payez! “
Representatives of Bill Murray have yet to respond to CNN’s request for comment.
According to the company’s website, “William Murray Golf was built on the idea that life and golf don’t have to be this serious. Keep it light, have fun, and add your own personality to the course.”
Bill Murray is best known for playing a ground keeper on the golf course in the 1980 movie, “Kadyshak”, which was co-written by his brother Brian.
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