Rock The Biz - Music Industry Documentary
Written by Gerrit Elbrink on Saturday the 27th of March, 2010
Part 1: The Crisis
This introduction tells us all about the problems which are currently facing the music industry.
Part 2: Indie vs. Major
In this chapter, several musicians and publishers give their views on what is best for which musician.
Part 3: Selfrelease
DIY is a word which is often found in the Humanworkshop dictionary, this chapter gets into detail about the ifs and hows.
Part 4: New Media
This chapter tells us about the various internet platforms, and how and if to use them.
Part 5: Copyright
Copyright is an important thing, but when and how it applies often remains a big question. This chapter sheds some light on the subject.
Part 6: GEMA (the German Copyright Office)
This chapter focusses on the GEMA, the German version of the U.S. Copyright Office. Should you, do you want to?
Part 7: The Future of the CD
What is the best format for your music? This chapter discusses all the different media's pros & cons.
Part 8: Livegigs
How important and interesting is it actually to do live performances, and how can you use this to positivly influence your financial situation?
Part 9: Income
How to make money. No one really knows, but advice is always welcome!
Part 10: The Future Of Music
What do consumers want, and how can you serve it to them correctly? This chapter presents some nice alternatives to the usual recipy.
Part 11: Tips & Tricks
Now you've heard what the troubble is all about. How can you fix it? Check these tips & tricks...