Breaking Into the Music Business: An Essential Guide for Performers, is a book that spells out what needs to be done and how to go about doing it in order to break into the music business as a performer. It is packed with information and advice for musicians of any age who want some sort of career performing, either as a semi-professional or professional.
Originally the book was intended to be a short article for this site, but it grew well beyond anything anyone would read on a webpage.
It is available as an eBook from Amazon. If you don’t have an eBook reader, such as a Kindle, you can download an eBook reading App for a variety of smartphones, computers and tablets, free from Amazon. You are also able to preview part of the book and receive a free sample before purchase.
If you are serious about becoming a performing musician, Breaking Into the Music Business: An Essential Guide for Performers is well worth taking a look at.
View Breaking Into the Music Business: An Essential Guide for Performers at Amazon.co.uk or Amazon.com.
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May 29, 2017. New this month is a selection of six Royalty Free Radio Jingles.
April 30, 2017. After a half-year break from adding new material to this site, I've added an article / review on Headphone Holders.
Sept. 29, 2016. In the final part of how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk, I show the finished product, and provide further information on cost, construction time and more.
Aug. 30, 2016. In Part 4 of how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk, I talk about stainng and varnishing.
July 12, 2016. This month, in Part 3 of how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk, I detail the construction process.
June 16, 2016. This month, in Part 2 of how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk, I look at the preparation needed..
May 30, 2016. This month sees the start of a series on how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk. Part 1 this month looks at the design process.
April 29, 2016. This month I have added a short article on Trumpet Psychology to the Musicians' Corner - an essential read for aspiring professionals.
March 29, 2016. This month the Selected CD Reviews section has been updated with four additional audio files.
Feb. 24, 2016. A new photo has been added to the Gallery of a Valentine's Day concert I played at this month, accompanying various artists.
Jan. 14, 2016. New in the Reviews section this month is a look at PMC's TB2 Nearfield Monitors.
A relaxing Smooth Jazz CD. Listen to extracts of all 12 tracks now.
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