The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business, 2nd Edition, is a detailed analysis of the subjects that all musicians should understand and apply to pursue a successful and sustainable career in music today. Full of practical advice, this music industry book provides comprehensive details on how to achieve self-empowerment and optimize your success in today’s music business. From production and performance tips to marketing and career-building advice, this music business book instructs and empowers artists on how to take the hard-earned lessons of a fellow musician and put them to work in their own careers.
Take your music from passion to profession
From promotion and performance tips to marketing and career-building advice, Loren Weisman serves up lessons culled from his twenty years as a working musician and a music business consultant.
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Dude kind of name drops a bit too much...who cares really about Paganini...how about Franz Schubert? He was more of a pop star harmonically. Paganini was a pyrotechnical wizard. Way too much touting of the virtuosos...How about failure? Be prepared to fail...a lot. Schubert's Mass in G Major, dude. Pure pop wizardry. But maybe not as sexy. F#$# Paganini, okay? Enough already. Pay four chords over your own words and get to screaming.
I'm moving over to chapter 3, this book is extremely informative. The author presents it with full of color.