Video: Donald Passman on ‘All You Need to Know About the Music Business,’ and Digital Advice for New Artists

From Billboard:

For more than two decades, Don Passman has watched a number of business models come and go as he built up a legal practice guiding artists through an ever-changing thicket of licensing deals and other contractual arrangements.

Passman, who represents the likes of Stevie Wonder, Pink, Tom Waits, Green Day and Paul Simon, recently spoke with Billboard about what’s new for artists on the occasion of today’s release of the eighth edition of his influential book, “All You Need to Know About the Music Business,” published by Simon & Schuster. The book has sold approximately 335,000 copies since its first printing in 1991.

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