Answers all the practical questions any aspiring record producer will ask. Now includes new technology and techniques that have come into use since the 1997 edition was published. A fully updated edition of this indispensable reference guide to include new technology and techniques that have come into common usage since the first edition was published in 1997. Features answers to questions including How Do You Start? What Kind of Producer Do You Want to Be? How Do You Deal with Artists? Record Companies? Lawyers? How Can You Get Rich? Highly entertaining and full of revealing anecdotes about the business and the stars, this book is destined to become the definitive guide to the art - and the business - of record production.