Revised and completely updated edition of the industry classic! The Real Deal is the only music
business reference source that offers specific advice to musicians on getting that all-important record deal. Included in
this thoroughly revised and updated second edition are all the business necessities, creative aspects, and marketing strategies
needed for musicians to survive and thrive in the music industry. Readers learn step-by-step how to prepare a presentation
package and reach the right person at the record labels, and discover dozens of no-fail procedures and time-tested techniques
for making it in this incredibly competitive business. This exciting expanded edition features expert advice from dozens of
successful managers, record producers, recording artists, and publicists, as well as three brand new chapters: "Taking Care
of Business," "Making Money Promoting Your Talent," and "Using Your Songwriting Talents." Also included is thorough, up-to-the-minute
information on using the Internet and getting signed overseas, as well as two completely revised and updated appendices providing
information on books, conferences, and other resources. For any musician playing popular music, this is the definitive guide
to winning a recording contract!
Watson-Guptill The Real Deal - How to Get Signed to a Record Label Book Features:
- 268 pages
- Size: 6" x 9"
- Editor: Daylie Deanna Schwartz
- ISBN: 0823084051
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