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Book club: music industry books to read, Pt. 1

Knowledge is power, or so they say. And what better place to gain knowledge from than from books? Archaic, old, dusty books, but often...

“B*tch better have my money’: where are Rihanna’s missing revenues?

Badgirlriri, as Rihanna is known on Instagram, currently counts over 94 million Instagram followers, has had 14  #1 hits (Billboard, n.d.), and is worth...

Who’s who: Dutch Publishers

And on today's episode of who's wo we'll be looking at Dutch publishers. Don't know what a publisher does? Read up on it here....

Dead to rights: what are copyrights and master rights?

A lot of artists own copyrights and master rights. Yet copyrights and master rights are the two terms I have heard being used interchangeably...

Route 91 Harvest Festival ‘17: A tragedy that could have been prevented?

Violence and festivals have been linked ever since a fateful evening in California when Meredith Hunter was stabbed at the Altamont Free Concert during...

Who’s who: Dutch Record Labels

Where would we be without our golden labels of course. The Netherlands has historically been home to a couple of huge labels (Polydor, Roadrunner,...

Gecko Interview, Part 1

Today’s guest is Gecko! A singerstoryteller at heart, this wild lizard has been all over Europe, and he’s done more than his fair share...

Sammy Davis Jr. vs. Shania Twain

At first glance showman and entertainer Sammy Davis Jr. and pop-country queen Shania Twain do not seem to have a lot in common. However...

Planning for the future: a single release schedule

Man plans and God laughs Releases are a fickle thing nowadays. There are so many releases and so many channels to release through it's easy...

What does a manager do?

"So what do you do? Do you book shows for artists?" That is by far one of the most common things I hear at...

How I booked and toured the United States from Europe when I was 21

Hit the road jack, and don't you look back no more, no more When I was 21, I started working with an up and coming...

How to start your own publishing company

So we've discussed how you can start a label to release your own music. What many people (artists, small indie labels) don't realize is...

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