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Author Wixen, Randall D.

Title The plain and simple guide to music publishing / by Randall D. Wixen ; [foreword by Tom Petty].

Imprint Milwaukee : H. Leonard, c2005.

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    070.5794 WIX    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 166 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Overview -- Copyright basics -- Types of copyrights -- Mechanical royalties -- Performance royalties -- Synchronization -- Other types of income -- Songwriters and publishers -- Digging deeper -- The value of music -- This is a low-budget production -- It will be good exposure -- A foreign idea -- Step this way -- Subjective tense -- Types of publishing deals -- Ownership vs. administration -- Work for hire -- Songwriting -- Administration -- Copublishing -- The final solution -- Beware the jabberwock, my son -- Song plugging -- No deal at all -- I have it here someplace -- Mechanical licenses -- Compulsory licenses -- Compulsory license requirements -- Mechanical licenses in the real world -- You're a publisher again -- Reduced rate licensing -- Harry who? -- Oh! Canada! -- Record clubs -- Those other foreigners -- Who gets the money? -- Performance income -- How the system works -- Direct licenses -- Ok, so where does all the money go? -- Getting in on the action -- I still haven't been paid -- What's on tv? -- Do they monitor my gym? --
The enforcer -- My performing right society is better than yours -- Synchronizations -- Film factors -- Half the world -- Out-of-context uses -- I ain't got no money that I can depend on -- There's never anything on tv -- Video licenses -- It was here a second ago -- That's BS! No, PBS -- Those foreigners did what? -- Least favored nations -- A few more do's and don'ts -- Confirmation letters -- Sundry uses -- Advertising -- Video games -- Print -- Ringtones -- Karaoke -- Foreign translations -- Samples -- That's not fair; or is it? -- New technologies -- Subpublishing -- A good subpublisher -- Let's make a deal -- An experiment gone wrong -- The subpublisher dinner circuit -- Cowriting and copublishing -- Back to reality -- Don't bogart that joint (work) -- Let's make more paper -- Controlled composition clauses -- A controlled what? -- The meter is running -- Our special reducing formula -- Just in case that isn't enough -- Et tu, Brute? -- Wait, there's more! -- Seen it all before? Or have you? -- Can you make it all go away? -- More on copyright -- Hey PA, what's this form? -- Wait, I changed my mind -- The corporation wrote your song -- I feel renewed -- Transfers and other forms -- Can you help me, SR? -- The advantages of being dead -- The advantages of being foreign -- Representation and further advice -- You get what you pay for -- My lawyer is a sewer, er, suer -- A boy named sue -- Let us count this day our daily beans -- Know what they owe -- Learn me more -- Appendix: Can you do the splits? -- Glossary -- Index.
Subject Music publishing -- United States.
Copyright -- Music.
Music -- Economic aspects.
ISBN 0634090542

 
    
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