Music The Business : The Essential Guide to the Law and the Deals

7th edition, fully revised and updatEdition

Hardback (06 Jul 2017)

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This essential and highly acclaimed guide, now updated and revised in its seventh edition, explains the business of the British music industry.

Drawing on her extensive experience as a media lawyer, Ann Harrison offers a unique, expert opinion on the deals, the contracts and the business as a whole. She examines in detail the changing face of the music industry and provides absorbing and up-to-date case studies.

Whether you're a recording artist, songwriter, music business manager, industry executive, publisher, journalist, media student, accountant or lawyer, this practical and comprehensive guide is indispensable reading.

Fully revised and updated. Includes:
· The current types of record and publishing deals, and what you can expect to see in the contracts
· A guide to making a record, manufacture, distribution, branding, marketing, merchandising, sponsorship, band arrangements and touring
· The most up-to-date information on music streaming, digital downloads, online marketing and piracy
· An in-depth look at copyright law and related rights
· Case studies illustrating key developments and legal jargon explained.

Book information

ISBN: 9780753548202
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Imprint: Virgin Books
Pub date:
Edition: 7th edition, fully revised and updatEdition
DEWEY: 343.4107878
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: xvii, 350
Weight: 646g
Height: 160mm
Width: 241mm
Spine width: 37mm