Songwriter's Market is packed with insider information about the music industry that can spell the difference between success and failure. You'll find support and encouragement through listings for support organizations, online resources, as well as articles and interviews with industry insiders. With completely updated listings for music publishers, record companies, managers, booking agents, and record producers, as well as information about how the music industry works and how to protect yourself from the scam artists of the industry, this helpful guide is every musician's best friend.
Where should I send my songs? -- Demom recordings -- How do I submit my demo? -- How di I avoid rip-offs? -- Submission stragegies -- Royalties -- Copyright -- Career songwriting -- Contracts -- Taking control of your career / Julie Frost -- Web power / David McPherson -- Top 5 tops for a successful demo / Stuart Griffin -- Songwriting 101 / Hank Bordowitz -- The real secret to success and why Nashville still matters / Michael Kosser -- The Latin Music scene: it's hot hot hot in Miami, baby! / John Anderson -- Across the pond: international opportunities / Maureen O'Donnell -- Adam Moseley: producer/engineer is best collaborator a songwriter can have / Shelley Marie Marks -- Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff: Hall of Famers on their remarkable career / Ken Sharp -- Music publishers -- Record companies -- Record producers -- Managers & booking agents -- Music firms: advertising, audiovisual & commercial -- Play producers & publishers -- Classical performing arts -- Contests & awards -- RESOURCES: Organizations -- Workshops & conferences -- Retreats & colonies -- State & provincial grants -- Publications of interest -- Web sites -- Companies by music genre -- Companies by openness to beginners -- Companies placing music in films and TV -- Geographic index -- Feedback.
Number Of Pages: 432
Published: 1st October 2008
Publisher: F+W Media