CATEGORY: PUBLISHING & SONGWRITING

How Adam Yauch Ended Up As Rap’s Fun-Loving Social Change Advocate

In this piece Jon Chattman explore how Adam "MCA" Yauch of the Beastie Boys rose to prominence from a band that was often considered...



Remembering Jerry Garcia’s Musical Legacy

Jerry Garcia acted as the frontman for the Grateful Dead, a band who musical style will forever impact music across the globe. In this...


Can Jazz Help You Be More Organized?

In this piece Jazz saxophonist Mike Casey explain the concept of mental flow in his music, and how getting into a deep zone of...


3 Ways Musicians Deal With Rejection, Take Action

Rejection is never easy to deal with in any industry, and the fear of it can often hamper productivity. In this article Suzanne Paulinski...


Spotify Adds Songwriter, Producer Credits To iOS App, Promises Corrections, More Data

After adding songwriter and producer credits to its desktop app in February, Spotify has finally added them to its iOS app, amid increasing pressure...


How To Copyright Music, Why It Matters

Music copyright is an incredibly important concept for musicians to have a firm handle on, however it can also be confusing. Here we detail...


Sorry, But You Can’t Use Copyright Law To Make A Negative Review Go Away

Ever wish you could make a bad or unfair review go away? Lawyer Richard Goren began one effort as a simple and perhaps legitimate...


10 Home Studio Mistakes + How They Can Be Fixed

A lot of home studio owners don't always enter the music industry with a lot of background of previous experience running a recording studio...


10 Home Studio Mistakes + How They Can Be Fixed

A lot of home studio owners don't always enter the music industry with a lot of background of previous experience running a recording studio...


The Songwriter/Music Publisher Relationship Examined [PART 1]

This article takes a deep dive into the relationship which exists between a music publisher and songwriter when the agreement between them is one...