If you think that Bob Lefsetz’ is talking junk, then you might find this book from music industry veteran Bob Tulipan a help. He writes in clear and concise (some chapters are no longer than a couple of pages) on getting on in the music business. He has worked with acts such as The Police, Talking Heads, PIL and many more.
Amazon say “Part field guide, part artistic coaching session, this rockin’ book by a seasoned insider explains the ins and outs of the music industry in plain English. Bob Tulipan, who has worked with such bands as The Talking Heads and The Police, shares his expertise to help musicians protect both their art and their interests. Practical, accessible and filled with engaging anecdotes, it addresses common hurdles that every band faces on the road to success.”
It has a cool resource section at the end of the book.
Bob is a friend of the blog and will be making regular contributions in the future with industry advice for those who need a manager like Bob Tulipan to help them! More on the book here, we get no commission from sales.