The past two decades have seen file-sharing technology and digital streaming services transform the music business across the continent, and the changes keep coming at breakneck speed. How are record labels adapting to the demand for instantly accessible, low-cost music while coping with piracy? How can CanaAsdian musicians break into the global market? And what does it all mean for aspiring and established artists today? Donald Passman, one of the most trusted music lawAsyers in the United States, offers his sage advice for creating, selling, sharing, and protecting your music in the InforAsmation Age in this updated Canadian edition of All You Need to Know About the Music Business. And now CanaAsdian musicians have a voice of their own, as Chip Sutherland, one of Canadaas most distinguished enterAstainment lawyers, offers insight into the industry trends and particulars of the Great White North. Executives and artists, experts and novices alike will benefit from these detailed yet easy-to-understand explaAsnations of the latest technologies, legalities, and practices shaping the music business, such as: ac Royalties for music transmitted via digital downAsloads, streaming services, cloud lockers, and apps ac Updated licensing regulations and industry agreeAsments ac Selecting and hiring a winning team of advisorsapersonal and business managers, agents, and attorneysaand structuring their commissions, percentages, and fees in a way that will protect you and maximize these relationships ac Mastering the major and the finer points of conAstract negotiations In a bonus Canadian content section at the end of each chapter, they give guidance on the basics, such as how to: ac Navigate the Canadian marketplace and the tranAssition to a global presence ac Find Canadian financial grants and bursaries ac Understand regulations governing Canadian content development ac Recognize the unique features of Canadian deal structures ac Maximize concert, touring, and merchandising agreements in Canadian and American marketAsplaces Anyone interested in making and marketing musicamusiAscians, songwriters, agents, promoters, publishers, managers, and record company executivesaneeds this crucial text to keep up with the frenetic pace of technological and legal change. No one understands the music business on both sides of the border better than Passman and Sutherland. Let them show you how to amake ita in one of the worldas most dynamic and challenging industries.Donald Passman, one of the most trusted music lawAsyers in the United States, offers his sage advice for creating, selling, sharing, and protecting your music in the InforAsmation Age in this updated Canadian edition of All You Need to Know ...
|Title||:||All You Need to Know About the Music Business|
|Author||:||Donald S. Passman, Chip Sutherland|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2013-11-05|