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What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business: "The Myths, the Secrets, the Lies (and a Few Truths)" (9780823084395): Peter M. Thall
All You Need to Know About the Music Business: Revised and Updated for the 21st Century (9780684870649): Donald S. Passman Amazon.com Review Our band is about to get beyond the local scene and start wrestling with the industry for record deals and national tours, so I practically jumped out of my skin when I finally found this book. It completely demystifies the workings of the entire music industry--in a musician-friendly way. A tiny, selfish neuron in me hesitated for a moment about telling the world of this book--but hey, we musicians are all in this together. If everyone negotiating with record companies read and used this book, we'd collectively be better able to get the sort of financial rewards our art deserves. All You Need to Know About the Music Business: Revised and Updated for the 21st Century (9780684870649): Donald S. Passman
Music, Money, and Success: The Insider's Guide to Making Money in the Music Industry (Little Book Series) (9780825672828): Jeffrey Brabec, Todd Brabec, Jefferey Brabec Music, Money, and Success: The Insider's Guide to Making Money in the Music Industry (Little Book Series) (9780825672828): Jeffrey Brabec, Todd Brabec, Jefferey Brabec Review An essential guide for any composer, songwriter, or professional in the film and television music industry. -- John Williams, Academy Award-winning composer Guided tour of the revenue streams flowing through the music business — it teaches you how to survive the rapids. -- American Songwriter