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  • Music Commodities, Markets, and Valuesby Jayson Beaster-Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book examines music stores as sites of cultural production in contemporary India. Analyzing social practices of selling music in a variety of retail contexts, it focuses upon the economic and social values that are produced and circulated by music retailers in the marketplace. Based upon research conducted over a volatile ten-year period of... more...

  • How Bizarreby Simon Grigg

    Awa Press 2016; US$ 11.99

    A single song catapulted 26-year-old Pauly Fuemana from the mean streets of South Auckland to global fame, and more money than he'd ever dreamt of. But behind OMC's huge international hit "How Bizarre" and its singer lurked a darker story, fully told here for the first time. Throughout most of the soaring highs and shocking lows, Simon Grigg was at... more...

  • Godfather of the Music Businessby Richard Carlin

    University Press of Mississippi 2016; US$ 35.00

    The incredible story of the cofounder of Birdland, a force in jazz and pop, and one of music?s last great hustlers more...

  • Sing to Meby LA Reid

    HarperCollins 2016; US$ 13.99

    In this long-awaited memoir, illustrated with over 100 never-before-seen photos from his personal collection, the groundbreaking record producer chronicles his struggles, his success, and the celebrated artists that made him a legend. Over the last twenty-five years, legendary music producer and record man LA Reid?the man behind artists such as Toni... more...

  • The World's Your Stageby William Baker; Warren C. Gibson; Evan Leatherwood

    AMACOM 2016; US$ 14.95

    Today?s performers need to hone their entrepreneurial skills and create their own careers. Inspired by the celebrated Juilliard course, The World?s Your Stage explains the business side of the performing arts. Keep your dream alive, but keep a clear eye on the facts. With planning and work, you can make a living doing what you love?you just need to... more...

  • Music and Capitalismby Timothy D. Taylor

    University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 30.00

    iTunes. Spotify. Pandora. With these brief words one can map the landscape of music today, but these aren?t musicians, songs, or anything else actually musical?they are products and brands. In this book, Timothy D. Taylor explores just how pervasively capitalism has shaped music over the last few decades. Examining changes in the production, distribution,... more...

  • The Economics of the Popular Music Industryby Chong Hyun Christie Byun

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 45.00

    This Palgrave Pivot uses modeling from microeconomic theory and industrial organization to demonstrate how consumers and producers have responded to major changes in the music industry. more...

  • Sam Phillipsby Peter Guralnick

    Orion 2015; US$ 37.99

    Rock 'n' roll was born in rural Alabama, 1923, in the form of Sam Phillips, the youngest son of a large family living in a remote colony called the Lovelace Community. His father had a gift for farming, which was brought to an end by the Depression. His mother picked guitar and showed the kind of forbearance that allowed her to name her son after... more...

  • All You Need to Know About the Music Businessby Donald S. Passman

    Simon & Schuster 2015; US$ 35.00

    The definitive, essential guide to the music industry, now in its eighth edition?revised and updated with crucial information on the industry?s major changes in response to rapid technological advances and economic uncertainty. The past two decades have seen file-sharing technology and digital streaming services transform the music business from top... more...

  • Concepts of Music and Copyrightby Andreas Rahmatian

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00

    Copyright specialists have often focused on the exploitation of copyright of music and on infringement, but not on the question of how copyright conceptualises music. This highly topical volume brings together specialists in music, musicology and copyright law, providing a genuinely interdisciplinary research approach. It compares and contrasts the... more...