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With the music industry now almost awash in companies providing DIY services, unsigned artists still need business savvy to make it big.


  • The digital age and social media have proved a boon to DIY music. Thousands of unsigned artists have been able to break through initially online and to sell their output through a raft of web-based stores.

Features and Benefits

  • Looks at the burgeoning DIY music sector and assesses the prospects of unsigned artists making a musical impression.
  • Highlights the potential pitfalls for artists not totally aware of all aspects of the requirements of going it alone.

Key questions answered

  • Can a musician succeed outside of the record company and music publishing environment?
  • Which are the leading companies in the DIY music space?

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  • Summary
  • Navigating the DIY road to major music success
  • All DIY bases covered
  • Evolution not always favorable for artists


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