Thursday, August 12, 2010
What To Do
Album Release Countdown | Tips and Techniques on Ten Things to Do Before Releasing an Album -- an interesting article, a pre-release "to do" list from Electronic Musician.
One question which isn't yet answered is: do we bother to actually release a physical CD? Well, my bank account may very well answer that question for us. Right now it's saying "no". My bank account is kind of harsh that way.
Another question is: do we really need to form a publishing company? I think the answer to that is also "no". At least not 'till there's some compelling reason to.
Hey, I'm a BMI writer. There's an article in the New York Times about BMI hassling restaurants to get us paid. I think BMI agents should be armed. (Oh look, I'm short on cash and all of a sudden I'm fascist. Isn't there medication for that?)