All You Need to Know About the Music Business

All You Need to Know About the Music Business

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For fifteen years, "All You Need To Know About the Music Business" has been universally regarded as the definitive, essential guide to the music industry. Now in its sixth edition, it has been completely revised and updated with crucial, up-to-the-minute information on the industry's major changes in response to today's rapid technological advances and uncertain economy. Veteran music lawyer Donald Passman is in the thick of this transformation and understands that anyone involved in the music business is feeling the deep, far reaching effects of it. This latest edition of what the Los Angeles Times called "The Industry Bible" will lead novices and experts alike through the fundamental practises as well as the new, uncharted territory of one of the world's most dynamic more

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  • Paperback | 576 pages
  • 152 x 232 x 36mm | 662.24g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 6th Rev. and Upd. Ed.
  • w. Ill. by Randy Glass.
  • 0141031158
  • 9780141031156
  • 307,538

About Donald S Passman

Donald Passman is a graduate of the University of Texas and Harvard Law School. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and four children and practices law with the firm Gang, Tyre, Ramer & Brown, Inc. Passman has specialised intensively in the music business for more than thirty years and is frequently cited as one of the most influential people in the entertainment industry.His clients include major entertainers, publishers, record companies, songwriters, industry executives, film companies, managers, producers, and other participants in the music more

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'Should be required reading for anyone planning or enduring a career in the music business' Rolling Stone 'Any creative person who's considering working in the music business should read this book' Jimmy Iovine, Chairman, Interscope Geffen A & M Recordsshow more
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