The Musician's Business and Legal Guide (Paperback)

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The Musician's Business and Legal Guide provides vital information to help demystify the music business and the complex body of law that shapes it. This book answers such questions as how to protect name and copyright; what is and is not legal about sampling; what are the legal issues surrounding digital downloads and streaming; what are the jobs of managers, talent agents and publishers; what are common contractual relationship between independent and major labels.

The new edition includes chapters not covered in depth by other books: social media law, TV talent shows, YouTube, and international copyright. As in previous editions, the book features clause-by-clause contract analyses for 360 record deals, music publishing, management, and producer agreements.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781138672970
ISBN-10: 1138672971
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: March 1st, 2017
Pages: 304
Language: English
Series: 500 Tips