The music business (explained in plain English)
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The music business (explained in plain English)

what every artist and songwriter should know to avoid getting ripped off!

Fourth edition.
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167 pages

Not only does this book provide practical career-building and money-saving answers for both artists and songwriters, but it is also a deal-making reference guide.

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Work Description

Not only does this book provide practical career-building and money-saving answers for both artists and songwriters, but it is also a deal-making reference guide.

The music business (explained in plain English)

what every artist and songwriter should know to avoid getting ripped off!

Fourth edition.

This edition published in


Edition Description

Not only does this book provide practical career-building and money-saving answers for both artists and songwriters, but it is also a deal-making reference guide.

Table of Contents

Introduction. The bottom line ; Sources of music industry profits
Basics for the artist. The artist's business advisors ; Sending out your material ; Record companies & distribution ; Artist royalty rates & payment calculations ; Other artist royalty rates ; Key record contract deal points ; Independent label deals with major labels
Basics for the songwriter. Copyrights : protecting your songs ; Sending out your songs ; Primary sources of income ; Secondary sources of income ; Music publishing ; Key publishing contract deal points ; Creating your own publishing company
The "big picture" royalty chart
Other important basics. Issues between band members ; Trademarks & service marks ; On tour ; Selling merchandise ; A little about music videos
Music, motion pictures, television & multimedia. Theatrical motion pictures ; Television ; Commercial advertising ; Other multimedia platforms & sources of income
Conclusion
Appendix I. Contracts.

Edition Notes

"Updated and expanded fourth edition"--Cover.

Includes bibliographical references (page 159) and index.

Copyright Date
2013

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
780.23/73
Library of Congress
ML3790 .N26 2013

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL27169190M
ISBN 10
1577465776
ISBN 13
9781577465775
LC Control Number
2013939969
OCLC/WorldCat
851431261

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