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Primus, Over the Electric Grapevine: Insight into Primus and the World of Les Claypool

by Primus & Greg Prato Akashic Books (September 16, 2014)

An oral history of the legendary band Primus, with a star-studded cast of interviewees (Tom Waits, Trey Anastasio, etc.)


Michael Jackson, Inc.

by Zack O'Malley Greenburg Atria Books (June 03, 2014)

The surprising rags-to-riches-to-rags-to-riches story of how Michael Jackson grew a billion-dollar business.

Michael Jackson is known by many as the greatest entertainer of all time, but he was also a revolutionary...


Music Express: The Rise, Fall & Resurrection of Canada's Music Magazine

by Keith Sharp & Alan Frew Dundurn (April 14, 2014)

The rise of the Canadian music industry, along with anecdotes and exclusive photos of international rock and pop stars, from the perspective of Canada's foremost music magazine from the 70s to the 90s.


The Insider's Guide to Music Licensing

by Brian Tarquin Allworth (March 04, 2014)

First-hand advice for musicians from Brian Tarquin, author, who has over twenty years of experience in licensing music to record labels, TV shows, feature films, radio promos, and network promos. This book takes...


Starting Your Career as a Musician

by Neil Tortorella Allworth (April 04, 2013)

Whether you dream about becoming a rock star or a sought-after talent playing local gigs, Starting Your Career as a Musician will guide you along the path to success. Author Neil Tortorella explores the myriad...


Punk Record Labels and the Struggle for Autonomy: The Emergence of DIY

by Alan O'Connor Lexington Books (April 30, 2008)

Unlike studies that consider punk as subculture and style, this innovative book maps the field of punk-rock labels. Using the ideas of Pierre Bourdieu, it describes the social life of the field and the struggles...


Managing Artists in Pop Music

by Mitch Weiss & Perri Gaffney Allworth (January 05, 2012)

Music managers and artists will learn the secrets of successful management with scenarios from a manager's work life along with the legal and business skills to master them. Through stories of real-life famous...


Rock Star 101

by Marc Ferrari Allworth (May 02, 2006)

A successful rock guitarist shares with musicians at every level firsthand knowledge of how to endure and triumph in the music industry. Rock-and-roll dreams become realities with this guide. Packed with advice...


Hitmaker

by Tommy Mottola, Chazz Palminteri & Cal Fussman Hachette Book Group (February 01, 2013)

Much has been written about Tommy Mottola, one of the most powerful, visionary, and successful executives in the history of the music industry. He discovered, developed and launched the careers of many superstars,...


Bring It On Home

by Mark Blake Da Capo Press (November 26, 2018)

The authorized biography of the most notorious rock manager of all time, Peter Grant, best known for his work with Led Zeppelin

Peter Grant is the most famous music manager of all time. Often acknowledged as...


A Mad Love

by Vivien Schweitzer Basic Books (September 17, 2018)

A lively introduction to opera, from the Renaissance to the twenty-first century

There are few art forms as visceral and emotional as opera -- and few that are as daunting for newcomers. A Mad Love offers a...


Rough Ideas

by Stephen Hough Farrar, Straus and Giroux (February 03, 2020)

A collection of essays on music and life by the famed classical pianist and composer

Stephen Hough is one of the world's leading pianists, winning global acclaim and numerous awards, both for his concerts and...


How to Grow as a Musician

by Sheila E. Anderson Allworth (November 05, 2019)

A Friendly Guide to Launching and Maintaining Your Musical Career

It’s tough to make a living from one’s love of music, but Sheila E. Anderson shows readers how to do just that in How to Grow as a Musician...


All You Need to Know About the Music Business

by Donald S. Passman Simon & Schuster (December 03, 2019)

All You Need to Know About the Music Business by veteran music lawyer Don Passman--dubbed “the industry bible” by the Los Angeles Times--is now updated to address the biggest transformation of the music...


The Birth of Loud

by Ian S. Port & Pete Simonelli Simon & Schuster Audio (January 15, 2019)

“A hot-rod joy ride through mid-20th-century American history” (The New York Times Book Review), this one-of-a-kind narrative masterfully recreates the rivalry between the two men who innovated the electric...


The Half That's Never Been Told

by Doctor Dread, Cary Hite & Bunny Wailer Urban Audiobooks (May 05, 2015)

A passionate memoir and fearless behind-the-scenes look at the personal lives of the biggest reggae stars in the world

Doctor Dread has committed his life to producing reggae music and releasing it on his label,...


Cowboys and Indies

by Gareth Murphy & Ralph Lister Blackstone Publishing (June 17, 2014)

Cowboys and Indies is the definitive record-businessbible, chronicling the pioneers who set the stylus on the most important labelsand musical discoveries of the last century. The narrative follows all themusical...


The Hot Shot Heard 'Round the World

by Andy Kahn & Bruce Klauber BearManor Media (October 15, 2019)

The Hot Shot Heard 'Round the World is the singular story of an extraordinary life deeply entrenched in the entertainment industry, hit recordings, disco nights and delights, hot jazz, and the humbling experiences...


Bring It On Home

by Mark Blake & James Langton Da Capo Press (November 27, 2018)

The authorized biography of the most notorious rock manager of all time, Peter Grant, best known for his work with Led Zeppelin

Peter Grant is the most famous music manager of all time. Often acknowledged as...


A Mad Love

by Vivien Schweitzer & Lisa Flanagan Basic Books (September 18, 2018)

A lively introduction to opera, from the Renaissance to the twenty-first century

There are few art forms as visceral and emotional as opera--and few that are as daunting for newcomers. A Mad Love offers a spirited...


Work Hard Playlist Hard

by Mike Warner Tablo Publishing (June 18, 2019)

Mike Warner is an independent artist, curator and the go-to person when it comes to playlist strategies on music streaming services. This book teaches artists at any level how to grow their audience on streaming...


Historical Dictionary of the American Music Industry

by Keith Hatschek & Veronica A. Wells Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 15, 2018)

The US music industry is an exciting, fast-paced, marketplace which brings together creative and business interests to connect artists with audiences. This book traces the history of the music industry from...


Creating the Revolutionary Artist

by Mark Rabideau & Tayloe Harding Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 14, 2018)

As traditional music career paths become increasingly scarce, 21st-century musicians must reach out to new and diverse audiences to ensure career success and sustainability. Many universities and conservatories...


Bring It On Home

by Mark Blake Da Capo Press (December 11, 2018)

The authorized biography of the most notorious rock manager of all time, Peter Grant, best known for his work with Led Zeppelin, by the author of Comfortably Numb

Peter Grant is the most famous music manager...


The Enterprising Musician's Guide to Performer Contracts

by David R. Williams & Stephanie Blythe Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 01, 2017)

The Enterprising Musician’s Guide to Performer Contracts is an empowering resource that provides detailed, plain-language explanations of the clauses commonly found in legal agreements such as engagement (gig)...


Make Money in Music Without Being a Star

by Ren Black Chili Ltd (October 16, 2017)

You DO NOT need to be a star to Make Money in Music!

Yes, you heard right, but let’s say it again. Louder, just to make sure. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A STAR TO MAKE MONEY IN MUSIC! The world is full of successful...


The Economics of Music

by Professor Peter Tschmuck Agenda Publishing (May 25, 2017)

The music industry is one of the most dynamic and fascinating business sectors today. Its business model has had to adapt and react to changing technologies that have impacted at every level from distribution...


Punk Rock Entrepreneur

by Caroline Moore Microcosm Publishing (September 13, 2016)

Do you have an idea for something that you want to share with the world but don’t know where to start? Want to make a living without selling your soul? Have a business plan but can't afford to buy anything...


Underground

by Daniel Makagon Microcosm Publishing (August 17, 2015)

Underground is all about the history and future of DIY punk touring in the USA. Daniel Makagon explores the culture of DIY spaces like house shows and community-based music spaces, their impact on underground...


Under the Sign of the Big Fiddle: The R.S. Williams Family, Manufacturers and Collectors of Musical Instruments

by Ladislav Cselenyi-Granch Natural Heritage (October 15, 1996)

This book describes one of the leading firms in the music industry in Canada in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.


Making and Marketing Music

by Jodi Summers Allworth (October 01, 2004)

This industry-savvy guide will help musicians of all levels make the album that best complements their skills and meets their career objectives. Revealed here are the who, what, where, when and how of album...


The Speed of Sound

by Thomas Dolby Flatiron Books (October 10, 2016)

The remarkable story of rising to the top of the music charts, a second act as a tech pioneer, and the sustaining power of creativity and art.

Thomas Dolby's hit songs "She Blinded Me with Science" and "Hyperactive!"...


Appetite for Self-Destruction

by Steve Knopper Free Press (January 06, 2009)

For the first time, Appetite for Self-Destruction recounts the epic story of the precipitous rise and fall of the recording industry over the past three decades, when the incredible success of the CD turned...


iTake-Over: The Recording Industry in the Digital Era

by David Arditi Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 11, 2014)

iTake-Over: The Recording Industry in the Digital Era sheds light on the way large corporations appropriate new technologies related to recording and distribution of audio material to maintain their market dominance...


Fortune's Fool

by Fred Goodman Simon & Schuster (July 13, 2010)

In 1999, when Napster made music available free online, the music industry found itself in a fight for its life. A decade later, the most important and misunderstood story--and the one with the greatest implications...


The Hit Charade

by Tyler Gray HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Without Lou Pearlman, there would have been no Backstreet Boys, no *NSYNC, and possibly no Justin Timberlake. In the late 1990s, Pearlman's boy bands ushered out guitar-and-angst-driven grunge music, and *NSYNC...


Bandalism

by Julian Ridgway HarperCollins (October 06, 2009)

Bandalism [ban-d?l-i-z?m] n .: the willful or malicious destruction of, or damage to, the fabric of a rock/pop/indie group brought about by one or more of its members

Axl Rose's monumental meltdowns . . . Kurt...


The Half That's Never Been Told: The Real-Life Reggae Adventures of Doctor Dread

by Doctor Dread & Bunny Wailer Akashic Books (February 09, 2015)

A passionate memoir and fearless behind-the-scenes look at the personal lives of the biggest reggae stars in the world.