The Musician's Business and Legal Guide (5th ed.)

by Mark Halloran

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  • 9781138672970
  • 9781134848843
  • 9781134848911

The Musician’s Business and Legal Guide provides vital information to help demystify the music business and the complex body of law that shapes it. This book answers such questions as how to protect name and copyright; what is and is not legal about sampling; what are the legal issues surrounding digital downloads and streaming; what are the jobs of managers, talent agents and publishers; what are common contractual relationship between independent and major labels.

The new edition includes chapters not covered in depth by other books: social media law, TV talent shows, YouTube, and international copyright. As in previous editions, the book features clause-by-clause contract analyses for 360 record deals, music publishing, management, and producer agreements.


  • Taylor and Francis; March 2017
  • ISBN: 9781134848843
  • Edition: 5
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: The Musician's Business and Legal Guide
  • Author: Mark Halloran
  • Imprint: Routledge
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781138672970
  • 9781134848843
  • 9781134848911
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781138672970
  • 9781134848843
  • 9781134848911