Poor man's copyright

Music Industry Myth #1: Poor Man’s Copyright

One of the hardest things for independent musicians to deal with is the avalanche of misinformation that is thrown their way. In this series we will address a few of the myths that have withstood the test of time. This article will address one of the oldest: The Poor Man’s Copyright. What Is a Copyright? […]

Super Fans

Fans today demand more than just music, they seek  an intimate connection with their favorite artists.  But why should you, as an artist, care about these fans? Why should you engage?  Because it is a symbiotic relationship. The feeling a fan gives the artist is uplifting, it’s like oxygen. When fans and artists connect it […]

Happy Public Domain Day

January 1st is not only New Years day, it is also the day thousands of creative works loose their copyright protection. These works then enter the public domain on January 2. In 2022. thousands of compositions from 1926 entered the public domain. This means that you are as a composer or producer can recreate these […]