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Artist Management for the Music Business by Paul Allen
EBSCO ElectronicBook  Check Availability
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Artist Management for the Music Business provides clear, in-depth information on what to do as an artist manager and how to do it, preparing the reader for the realities of directing the careers of performers in the risky but rewarding music business. The book prepares the reader for a successful career looking at the application of classic management theory to artist management, featuring profiles of artist managers, an exclusive and detailed template for an artist career plan, and samples of major contract sections for artist management and record deals.
Tour:Smart: And Break the Band by Martin Atkins
ML3790 .A85 2007  Check Availability
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From packing the right equipment to keeping enough gas in the tank to get home, every aspect of making a successful tour with a band is addressed in this comprehensive guide. Chapters address the nitty-gritty of touring, with instructions on how to secure venues and publicity, how to stay healthy on the road, and how to keep the budget in the black. Loaded with hundreds of years' worth of collective hands-on experience from those steeped in the music business, this is a must-have resource for creating an unforgettable tour.

Music Law: How to Run Your Band's Business by Richard Stim
KF390.E57 S87 2012  Check Availability
Image:Music-Law-How-to-Run-Your-Band's-Business.jpg From the publisher:
If you belong to a band and love the art of your job, but sing the blues when it comes to the business side, you need Music Law. Composed by musician and lawyer Richard Stim, Music Law provides all the legal information and practical advice musicians need. The 6th edition is thoroughly updated with the latest changes in copyright and trademark law, including guidance on filling out "Form CO." Plus, find expanded information on musical collaborations between DJs and other musicians. You'll also get the most up-to-date legal forms on CD-ROM.


Tour:Smart and Break the Band: Over 80 Minutes of Theories Explained and Much More by Martin Atkins
LVD 407  Check Availability
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Artist and label owner Martin Atkins explains his theories and philosophy of touring for bands. Topics include routing, merchandising, how to be a better opening band, and drum tips.