Employment and Contracts

Finishing our series on supporting roles, we’ll also be looking at the types of contracts used to engage the people we’ve discussed and some of the contracts artists may be asked to sign (only briefly, this is not a substitute for a specialist industry lawyer). If you don’t actually...



Today I want to start a short series looking at some of the supporting roles in the industry. Producers work in the studio. They are responsible for producing a project on time and within budget. They have the final decision on which songs are recorded and how they are...


Top 10 Tips for Bands – part 2

As promised – here is my second batch of top tips. For last time’s tips on playing live look here. Top 10 tips for in the studio 1.Meet the producer / engineer before the session. Discuss your project with them. Make sure they understand what you want. Play them some songs....