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| Agents | Airplay | Artist Management | Artist and Band Development  FREE! SMP Lite Version Demo |
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| CD Manufacturing | Charts | Christian Music | Colleges and Universities | Concerts | Copyright and Rights Clearance |
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| Festivals | Foreign Mechanical Licensing | Foreign Performance Licensing |
| Jobs in the Music Industry |
| Labels | Legal Notes | Licensing and Clearance |
| Management | Marketing | Mechanical Licensing | MIDI | Multimedia | Music Attorneys | Musicians | Music Publishing |
| News - Magazines | Organizations |
| Patents | Performance | Production | Professional Organizations | Promotion | Publicity and Marketing |
| Radio | Record Distribution | Record Labels |
| Record Manufacturing and Duplicating | Record Sales | Rights Clearance | Royalties |
| Songwriting | Sound Libraries | Synchronization Licensing |
| Taxes | Tickets | Tour Itineraries | Trademarks |
| Unions | United Kingdom | Universities |
| Video |

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Artists - Bands - Musicians -- SMP Hot Links Supreme 


Artist and Band Development Step-by-Step…

The Magic Bullet -- 12 Music Business Seminars
Overview of the Music Business

Names

Choosing a Band Name

Recording Artists' Rights to Group Names

How Do I Protect the Name of My Band?



Rights

Who Owns a Band's Name?

Who Owns a Band's Name RE: A Written Agreement

Recording Artists' Rights to Group Names

How Do I Protect the Name of My Band?

What a Trademark Is and How to Protect Your Band Name

How to Legally Trademark a Band Name

Search Databases to Clear Band Names (Trademark Search)

Use of a Comic Book Character Name as a Band Name??

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Contract

Contract - A Closer Look

Band Partnership Agreement

The Written Agreement Amongst Band Members

Why You Need A Band Partnership Agreement

Band Partnership Agreement - Purchase This Contract Online



Find People Looking for My Particular Talent -- Shop My Talent to Them   (Need Password See Below!)

Find Singers, Musicians, Songwriters, Lyricists, Arrangers and Producers   (Need Password See Below!)

Musicians Referral Services - MusicMates.com


Musicians' Resources -- Intellectual Law

Musicians Survivors Guide -- .pdf
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The Musician's Action Plan

Career Planning for New Bands or Musicians

Health Insurance for Musicians and Small Businesses



The Business of a Band

Band Member Agreement - View Example

Band Member Agreement - Purchase It

Partnership Agreements Among Band Members
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Creating an Internal Band Contract

Band Partnership Agreement Checklist
(.pdf file requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Writing A Partnership Agreement

The Written Agreement Amongst Band Members


Forming a Partnership for a Band

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10 Reasons Why Most Musicians and Bands Fail

Music Business Secrets

Management NOT -- A Real Story?

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Artist Management Agreement -- Form Contract Purchase Online


Entertainment Lawyers -- Who What When Where and How Much

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Copyright - Rights Clearance - Music Licensing -- SMP Hot Links Supreme   (Need Password See Below!)

Plagiarism

Royalty Free Music FAQ's

Music Sampling and Copyright Law -- .pdf

Copyright Law & the Ethics of Sampling

What Are The Legal Ramifications Of Sampling Music?

Digital Sampling -- Legal Ramifications

Sampling Permissions - Recording Contract Warranty Sampling Clause

Top 5 Free Music Download Sites

Music Publishing -- SMP Hot Links Supreme   (Need Password See Below!)



The Demo

Recording Information and Advice

How to Record a Demo

Recording Music Demos

Recording A Demo - Music - Vocal

So You Wanna Cut A Demo


Male Voice Over Talent Directory

Female Voice Over Talent Directory


How Good Do Your Demos Have To Be?

How Do I Jump from 'DEMO' Recordings to 'MASTER QUALITY' Recordings?

Production -- SMP Hot Links Supreme   (Need Password See Below!)

Releasing Your Own Record: A Legal Checklist


My Group Just Recorded a Demo, Who Owns the Copyright?

Who Owns a Band's Master Recordings?

Copyright Assignment Agreement -- Form Contract Purchase Online

CD Duplication Information -- SMP Hot Links Supreme   (Need Password See Below!)


Ingredients of a Demo and/or Press Kit

10 Reasons Why Most Demo Recordings are Rejected

Demo Shopping Agreement -- Form Contract Purchase Online



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Contract

Contract - A Closer Look



The Disturbing Plight of Child Performers

The Coogan Law - Contracts with Minors - California

Judicial Approval of Contracts with Minors



Terms of a Recording Contract

Get A Record Deal - Vocalist

What You Need To Know To Get A Record Deal

Soyouwanna Get Signed To A Record Label?

Six Potential Traps in a Recording Contract

Major Label Deals, The Downside

What's a Record Label Deal All About? - Indie Label vs. Major Label

The Cold, Hard Truth About Recording Contracts - Indentured Servitude

How to Beat the Major Labels at Their Own Game

How to Negotiate a Recording Contract




A and R Person

What Does A&R Stand For? - How Do I Get My Music To An A&R Guy?

A&R - Getting Signed


Learn How to Get Record Labels to Pursue You

Get Signed! Tip Sheet


Recording Contract -- Form Contract Purchase Online



Work For Hire

Work Made For Hire and the Copyright Act

Who Owns a Band's Master Recordings?

Cross-collateralization

Controlled Composition Clause

Controlled Composition

Record Reserves



How Are Royalties Calculated

Recording Contract Royalties

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Arbitration

Bankruptcy: An Extreme Remedy for Unfair Contracts



Record Production -- SMP Hot Links Supreme   (Need Password See Below!)

Releasing Your Own Record: A Legal Checklist

Performance in Sound Recordings and Work for Hire

Master Recording Production Agreement--Form Contract Purchase Online

Make Money With Your Recording via TV Music


Get Gigs - Booking and Booking Agents -- SMP Hot Links Supreme   (Need Password See Below!)

Visas


Sound and Lighting Contracting Agreement -- Form Contract Purchase Online

Concerts -- SMP Hot Links Supreme   (Need Password See Below!)

Tour Itineraries -- SMP Hot Links Supreme   (Need Password See Below!)


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