All You Need to Know About the Music Business - 8th Edition
Don Passman's expertise in the music industry is unmatched, and every day he helps his clients through the complexities of an ever-changing business. Now in its eighth edition, Gassman's classic guide is updated to give you all the information necessary to thrive in this exhilarating and unpredictable environment - no matter who you are.
Performers will learn the risks and benefits of do-it yourself music distribution, and how to protect yourself whether you sign with a record label or go for it on your own.
Songwriters will understand the complicated world of exploiting your songs and negotiating the best possible deals.
Managers/Executive will get an overview of the entire business, plus the specifics you need to advance your career.
Anyone who is considering a career in music will become familiar with the structure of the industry and figure out which path to take.
In this new edition, there are up-to-date information on new business models, including music streaming services and cloud lockers. It also includes the latest development in digital rights and updated numbers and statistics for the traditional industry.
Publisher: Free Press