So what have Bill Wyman (Rolling Stones), Adam Ant, KLF and The Honeycombs all got in common?
Apart from the fact that they all had many number one hit records they have all said the original version of the book Music Business Bastards (How to Do Well in the Music Business Without Getting Ripped Off) was essential reading for any band or solo artist. Many others too numerous to mentioned have said the same and they can’t all be wrong.
Fast forward to 2013 and the music business has changed beyond all recognition. The new updated version of this popular book is much needed, exposing the scams and advising you how to beat the opposition, save money and get funded.
Confucius once said ‘If you want to know what’s up the road ahead ask the man coming back down it’
Knowledge is the key to not getting ripped off, but this book also unlocks the secrets of how to beat the opposition in a very competitive industry. When you add the tips on saving tons of money and still making an impact, Music Business Bastards is a very wise investment indeed.
Many artists and bands want to know not only how to get signed up and get a record deal but also how to avoid the many pitfalls along the way. This Paperback & Kindle book tells you all you need to know about getting that all important record deal, from making the right demo, styling your look and selecting your name to getting the right photos, video and packaging the whole thing to appeal to the record companies. It also advises how to copyright your work, what to look for in the contract and how to avoid getting taken for a ride.