How does music publishing work?

Answer Every time you hear "Sweet Child O' Mine" on the radio, take a moment to appreciate that no matter how long it takes for the next Guns N Roses album to come out, its members can live off the royalt... Read More »

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How to Set Up Music Publishing?

Music publishing is one of the most financially rewarding areas of the music busines. Music publishers can make a great deal of money licensing songs for use in TV, radio, film, etc. You can set u... Read More »

How do I set up my own publishing company for my music?

The minute you write a song, you own two things: the copyright and publishing rights. You therefore have the right to start up your own publishing company to publish and attempt to license your mus... Read More »

Music Publishing Agreements?

Music publishing agreements are essential to the proper functioning of the music industry. Music publishers sign music publishing agreements with songwriters in which they obtain the rights to copy... Read More »

Music Publishing Careers?

The successful careers of the world's biggest entertainers wouldn't be possible without the work of the many people in the music publishing business. Music publishing involves the exploitation of c... Read More »