With more than four decades working in almost every aspect of Nashville's music scene—attorney, educator, and industry professional Vince Wilcox lays out the basics of the business in a way that’s engaging and inspiring.
You’ll get an up-to-date overview of today’s marketplace as well as an insider’s view of how the money flows.
The resource is organized into three modules: 1) Making & Marketing Records, 2) Writing & Publishing Songs, and 3) Managing & Booking Artists, with each module divided into subsections by topic. Each topic contains answers to dozens of practical questions, starting with the basics and moving logically to more complicated concepts.
Whether you’re an aspiring artist, songwriter, publisher, producer, or businessperson, this book is designed to help you make a living in the music business by giving you the knowledge, insight, and power to make successful career choices.
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Like many of you, I’m passionate about making a living in music.
Over the past 40 years, I’ve worked in virtually every aspect of the music business. I’ve lived through the changes and understand how all the parts fit together.
I’d be honored to share my expertise and experience as a label executive, artist manager, songwriter, publisher, recording artist, and entertainment attorney.
To paraphrase Home Depot, “You can do it; I can help.”
Your starting point is my brand-new book, How to Make a Living in the Music Business. Then watch this site for blogs, videos, and podcasts that can help you achieve your goals.
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