One of the first steps to getting into the business of music -- and it is a business, from the major record label presidents to the bands to the fans -- is to know about the business. Check out a few of our many information resources for the Music Industry:
- Secrets to Making Money in the Music Business
It doesn't matter where you want to be: Music Biz expert Bob Baker will tell you how to get there!
- Music Industry Veteran Clyde Lieberman
A revealing interview with this Sr. Director/East Coast Creative Services for BMG Music Publishing gives you a look at the music world from the A&R side.
- See What the Music Industry's Looking for Now!
These listings, directly from major record companies, music publishers, and film and TV music supervisors show exactly the kind of music they're seeking. Most popular categories, from jazz to rock to Christian music to punk are represented here.
- Music Industry Directory pages
Band and artist sites, recording studios, musical instrument manufacturers and dealers, songwriter and musician resource sites, and more
- Legal Issues: Music Producer Deals
Exclusive reprint from music business lawyer Donald Passman
- A Career in the Music Business
A study of A&R Director Al Smith, and how he got where he is in the business.