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The music contract you should NEVER sign

 

If you can structure your arrangement with a production company to benefit both parties, excellent! But oftentimes production company contracts lock the artist into terrible terms. Steve says:

There are many differences between a production company and a real label, but they have at least the following in common: Both production companies and labels own or have access to recording studios and equipment, and they both have producers on payroll or relationships with indie producers who they can call on to make professional recordings.

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If you only have $100 to spend on marketing your music, here’s what to do

 

Your band is an investment. You’ve probably already spent hundreds or thousands of dollars on equipment like PA systems, stands, strings, new instruments, and a plethora of other equipment, right? It’s normal to put money into something you care about and invest in something that helps pay the bills. So, just as we put money into our equipment and sound, we should also set aside money for marketing our work.

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10 ways to get your music in the press (besides the usual album release and tour PR)

As a musician, when are you most likely to contact the press?

Probably when you’re putting out a new album or heading out on tour. Well hopefully a few months prior to those events, actually. But there are a lot of other ways to get press and blog coverage for your music besides the usual tour and album-launch publicity push. A perfect stranger will probably need to hear your name at least a few times before they say to themselves, “hey, maybe I should check out their music.” If that’s the case, then you need to be taking advantage of as many of these press opportunities as possible.

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