Music, Money And Success

By Jeffrey Brabec and Todd Brabec

If you want to know about the songwriting business, this is the book to own.

The Brabecs are at the top of the publishing industry and talk about sync rights, copyrights, making money and getting your songs in film, TV, and covered by other artists. These guys know what they are talking about since they are both lawyers and hold top industry positions in publishing companies and record labels.

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Music, Money and Success: The Insider’s Guide to Making Money in the Music Busines is the industry bible and the ultimate guide to making money in the music business.  Music is a business of money, contracts, decisions and making the most of every opportunity.  To succeed – to make money – to have a career – you have to know what you are doing in both music and business.

This invaluable book tells you how the business works, what you must know to succeed, and how much money you can make in films, television, video games, ASCAP, BMI and SESAC, record sales, downloads and streams, advertising, ringtones and ringbacks, interactive toys and dolls, Broadway, new media, scoring contracts and synch licenses, music publishing, foreign countries and much more.

This indispensable reference is written by industry insiders Todd Brabec, Educator, Entertainment Law Attorney and former ASCAP Executive Vice President and Worldwide Director of Membership, and Jeff Brabec, Vice President of Business Affairs, Chrysalis Music Publishing.