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Avalon, Moses, 1962- Secrets of negotiating a recording contract.(Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781423484486 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1423484487 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xi, 356 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: Updated and rev. ed.
  • Publisher: Milwaukee, Wis. : Hal Leonard Books, c2010.

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Introduction : But I don't want a record deal, so ... Read More
Summary, etc.:
Rev. ed. of : Secrets of negotiating a recording ... Read More
Subject: Musicians' contracts > United States.
Music trade > Law and legislation > United States.
Sound recording industry > Law and legislation > United States.
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520 . ‡aRev. ed. of : Secrets of negotiating a recording contract, San Francisco, Calif. : Backbeat Books, c2001.
5050 . ‡aIntroduction : But I don't want a record deal, so I don't need this book -- The key to it all : how to best use this book -- Contract basics : basic rip-offs and the first things you need to know about them -- Advances, or "How much will they give me up front?" -- Royalties and/or revenue share, or "How much do they claim they will pay me later?", or, "How phat can I get if I only suck wind?" -- Master quality and delivery, or "How much I gotta spend to make them happy?" -- Controlled compositions and mechanical licenses, or "How much are they (not) paying me for my songs?" -- Promotion, or "You mean, I got to pay for my own video and tour?" -- Merchandising and rights in recording, or "How much of me do they own?" -- Release and distribution, or "How do I know if and when they will release the CD?" -- Auditing, or "How can I catch the label in a lie?" -- Indemnification and warranties, or "What happens if I get in trouble with the law?" -- Terms and "exclusivity," or "How long do I have to put up with this shit?" -- Final word : Toward creating sensibel contracts -- Appendix I. The quick-step E-Z guide to decoding your recording contract -- Appendix II. A real deal memo -- Appendix III. Legonics 101 -- Appendix IV. Glossary of LabelSpeak -- Appendix V. The Master Chart : road map of royalty deal points through your recording contract.
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