The Complete Idiot's Guide to Starting A Band

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Starting A Band

Book - 2004
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Penguin Putnam
Take your sound from the garage to the studio.

Expert authors Mark Bliesener and Steve Knopper show musicians how to start a band, keep it together, get gigs and promote them, afford equipment, avoid scams, deal with alcohol and drugs, and even make a CD and video. The book will help readers choose their look, their sound...and even a name!

? Written by music industry insiders
? Excellent complement to The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Songwriting
? A unique source for the wisdom that bands usually gain only through painful experience

Baker & Taylor
Explains how to form a rock band, work with other musicians, obtain bookings, promote the band, and handle recording and other contracts.

Publisher: New York, NY : Alpha, c2004
Description: xxvii, 323 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9781592571819
Branch Call Number: 780.2373 Bli
Additional Contributors: Knopper, Steve, 1969-


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