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What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business

What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business

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Written by Peter M. ThallAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Peter M. Thall

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
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  • Publisher: Billboard Books
  • On Sale: January 12, 2010
  • Price: $21.99
  • ISBN: 978-0-8230-0708-0 (0-8230-0708-1)
about this book

This completely revised and expanded edition of What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business is a must-have reference not only for aspiring songwriters, record producers, and performing artists but also for record company executives, personal and business managers, agents, and attorneys. You’ll learn:

*How the Internet has affected every aspect of the music business, from copyright and royalty issues to censorship

*How many musicians have seized do-it-yourself Internet opportunities to create successful business models

*How satellite radio, digital jukeboxes, and video games are affecting the music market

*How artists can maximize their chances for long-term financial health

*How the royalty pie is sliced—and who gets the pieces

*What snares and pitfalls to avoid when signing an employment contract
*And much more.