Bobby Borg on The Jazz Spotlight
Bobby Borg, author of Business Basics for Musicians: the Complete Handbook from Start to Success, was on The Jazz Spotlight Podcast and talked with Yannick Ilunga on a wide range of topincs, including the importance of learning the business side of your music career, how to set (and accomplish) goals, and the future of the industry. Click on the link below to hear the whole interview!
There has never been a greater need for musicians to understand the music business than now, when emerging technologies make it possible for artists to act as their own record labels, and new contracts are structured to grab the biggest slice of an artist’s revenue pie. But in a digital age overflowing with confusing and ever-changing information, musicians need trusted business advice from a veteran artist who can break down the basics in a language they understand.
The book not only covers legal aspects such as copyright and record contracts, it also shows to how to deal with the people involved along the way: band members, managers, attorneys, talent agents, and producers. Business Basics for Musicians will help musicians to faster navigate to success.