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Music Business: It’s a Dirty Game! Part IV
By Tiwanda 'Ne Ne' Lovelace
Price: Free! Words: 27,950. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
This innovative product demonstrates the inner workings of the music industry and explores the depths that ruthless corrupted individuals will sink for revenge! People say that the Music Business is a dirty but they have no full idea of to what extent. They assume that these artist just sign bad deals that allow producers and managers to take everything but this is not always the case. Read...
Music Business: It’s a Dirty Game! Part III
By Tiwanda 'Ne Ne' Lovelace
Price: Free! Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
This innovative product demonstrates the inner workings of the music industry and explores the depths that ruthless corrupted individuals will sink for revenge! People say that the Music Business is a dirty but they have no full idea of to what extent. They assume that these artist just sign bad deals but this is not always the case. It is important that people understand the ‘game’...
Music Business: It’s a Dirty Game! Part II
By Tiwanda 'Ne Ne' Lovelace
Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Not Everyone Buckles Under Pressure, Not Everyone Goes Insane Some Just Write a Book About It! *Includes extra inserts & additional color screenshots! People always say that the Music Business is a dirty business but they have no full idea of to what extent. They assume that these artist just sign bad deals that allow producers and managers to take everything but this is not always the case!
MINI - Music Business: It’s a Dirty Game! Preview *Includes extra inserts and screenshots!
By Tiwanda 'Ne Ne' Lovelace
Price: Free! Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Not Everyone Buckles Under Pressure, Not Everyone Goes Insane Some Just Write a Book About It! This innovative product demonstrates the inner workings of the music industry and explores the depths that ruthless corrupted individuals will sink for revenge! This book exposes corruption in the music industry, proving it by using supporting docs; copyrights, public records, contract with Zomba-BMG.
Indie Artist Insider Guide: Guide to Social Networking
By Song Cast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Are you taking advantage of social media to promote your band and connect with fans? Learn how to promote your band by engaging with fans on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and e-mail newsletters.
Indie Artist Insider Guide: Finding Inspiration
By Song Cast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Finding inspiration can sometimes be troublesome for independent artists. See how other bands, and even your location can help inspire you to write new music.
Indie Artist Insider Guide: All About Concert Promotion
By Song Cast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Wondering how you can promote your next concert? Find out how you can get your fans to help you spread the word about your music, where you can find free tools and resources to promote your concert, how to find new gigs, and how you can make word of mouth advertising work for you!
Indie Artist Insider Guide: Best of the SongCast Blog
By Song Cast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
SongCast's most popular blog posts are all here in one convenient book. Learn how to find the right equipment for your recording process. Find out how you can promote your band. Learn how to involve your fans. Even find out where other artists are earning their money.
Clive: Working for the Man in the Age of Vinyl
By Don Silver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1978, at age 21, after years of playing in a band, the author was hired by Clive Davis to be a talent scout for his new label, Arista Records. It was a dream job for somebody who'd lived and breathed music. The only problem was it was 1981, disco topped the charts and Clive was more interested in having hits and building his empire than making great records. A riff on life, ambition and music.
Payola Bribery In The Record Business And Television
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Payola, or paying disc jockeys and other radio and television employees to play particular songs, was the subject of Congressional hearings in 1959 and 1960. Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand, was summoned to testify before a House subcommittee of investigators. At issue was censorship, the suspension of radio and television station licenses, etc. The lessons of payola are pertinent today.
How to Fail in the Music Business: Or Succeed If You'd Rather
By Joe Johnston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,760. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013 by Rhythm Rascal Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
(5.00 from 1 review)
An industry insider with decades of experience tells how to avoid the pitfalls that send almost all of music industry newcomers running back home. "How to Fail" is loaded with practical advice, along with soulful insights to the heart of the business.
8 Steps To A More Successful Music Career In 2013
By Shaun Letang
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Just Me. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Note: This short report is 3200 words long, so straight to the point. Regardless of how 2012 went for you and your music career, 2013 can be better! Not sure what you should be doing next? Not sure why you've put a CD out but aren't getting many sales or even free downloads? Then you will want to read this short guide for 8 things you can do this year to ensure 2013 is your best year in music yet!
How To Start Your Own Music Publishing Company
By Dennis Sinnott
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
If you've ever toyed with the idea of getting into music publishing - now you can - and for practically nothing. The reason? The rapid advance of digital has practically zeroed out overheads. This book shows you in simple steps how to do it. Here's your chance to get into the most lucrative field in the music industry! Get your copy today!
How to Be a Great Songwriter -Songwriting Tips for You to Write a Professional Song
By Angie T. Lee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
This e-book is specifically written for beginning songwriter and songwriters who are in the first stages of their career. After offering a list of practical tips,it is meant to encourage songwriters and help them maintain a positive, healthy approach to their career in the music industry or their hobby as an artist.
How to Get Noticed, Heard and Hired
By Steve Grossman
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
If you’re a player, singer, songwriter or artist working to figure out how to get to the right people and the right gigs, How to Get Noticed, Heard and Hired is the book for you. It’s an interactive workbook using my 4 Simple Rules of Marketing and a series of indepth questions to help you market yourself well to the right people to get the right work for your music career.
8 Ways I Failed in Music and 3 Ways NOT to Follow in My Footsteps
By Steve Grossman
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Written by Grammy Award winning former musician and business executive, Steve Grossman, this book challenges the perceptions of players, singers, songwriters and artists who want to make a living in music and replaces them with an understanding of the most useful, and necessary, information from the “Real World” of business they'll need to build a success-full, long-term career.
A Pocket Guide To The Music Business
By John Rawling
Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
So you want to make it in the music business. This book is designed to give you a broad understanding of the music business and how to think ‘outside of the box’. Questions like: Do we need an agent? Do we need a manager? How much do we pay them? How do we get a record deal? This book covers these conundrums and looks at an overview of the industry and the professions within it. Good luck!
The Rock and Roll Times - Music Industry Bible
By Will Beattie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The Rock and Roll Times- Music Industry Bible's aim is to show bands how they can do it for themselves. From recording their CD, to PRS and Publishing, to getting a Manager, Touring, Press and Publicity, Merchandise, How to set up their own Record Label amongst other chapters on all aspects of the music industry. This is a music industry guide for the New Music Business.
The Solo Performer
By Doc Michaels
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,160. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
This book is for anyone who has decided they would like to be a solo performer of some kind; a One Man Band, a DJ, a stand up comic, a magician, etc. It covers how to define your act, target your audience, target your venues; set up your stage, sound system and lights. Get the gig, advertise and promote the gig. How to become a producer; create events, fund raisers, and profitable shows, and more!
The Bold and The Terrible: How To Become a Superstar With Just an iPad, $60, and Two Weeks
By Bunny Ultramod
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
In 2011, two weeks after Apple released the iPad 2, pop punk band The Ultramods released the first album recorded entirely using GarageBand on the device. This is band member Bunny Ultramod's manifesto on making music that is fast, cheap, and out of control in this new digital future.