Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-312) and index.
Types of music producers -- Becoming a music producer -- Being a music producer -- What are the timeless ingredients in a hit? -- What can you expect from a career as a producer? -- Managers -- The producer's relationships -- Lawyers -- Challenges and controversies -- Success and money -- Why are there so few women producers? -- Frequently asked questions -- Working outside the mainstream? -- Where are we? How did we get here? Where are we going? -- Conclusion. What if.