There are many things to consider when forming a record label. Many would-be label heads get so wrapped up in the details that they skip over the very foundation upon which a record company should be built--the contracts that tie it all together.
The Independent Record Label's Plain and Simple Guide to Contracting is a straightforward guide to the basic agreements an independent record label needs to function. Learn what's important when signing an artist, how publishing works, and when to request--or require--a license. Know when to negotiate and when to stand firm. Understand how royalties work. The Independent Record Label's Plain and Simple Guide to Contracting is a valuable addition to any indie label's collection.