The Musician's Guide to Licensing Music: How to Get Your Music into Film, TV, Advertising, Digital Media & Beyond
Plug your music career into the lucrative new income streams of the digital marketplace
Record deals are so twentieth century. Today, music licensing is the fastest route to widespread exposure and a steady income. Creators of films, television shows, commercials, video games, ringtones, podcasts and other digital-age media hunger for music perfectly suited to their projects—providing endless, lucrative opportunities for savvy musicians. Whether you’re an unknown composer, an up-and-coming songwriter, an independent-label performer, or a big label star, there’s a place for you in this fast-growing field—as long as you learn to master the game.
How does music licensing work? Where are the most abundant and rewarding opportunities? Find the answers in this authoritative, up-to-the-moment overview of one of the most effective ways to market your talent. It’s all here:
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Music Licensing Players
Music Licensing Agreements
Protecting Your Music
Show Me the Money
What Music Works Best for Licensing?
CHAPTER a Making a Game Plan
Cultivating Contacts and Relationships
Getting Music Licensed in Films
CHAPTER 1a Getting Music Licensed in Advertising
Getting Music Licensed in Brand
Getting Music Licensed in Digital Media
Getting Music Licensed in Less
CHAPTER17 Making Money internationally
Frequently Asked Questions
Advice from the PFOS
Getting Music Licensed
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