Punkademic The Musician's Guide To Record Labels & Record Deals TUTORiAL
Last updated 7/2022
MP4 | Video: h264, 1280x720 | Audio: AAC, 44.1 KHz
Language: English | Size: 2.27 GB | Duration: 2h 46m
Everything you need to know to survive the music industry. Recording Contracts, Record Deals, and How Labels Work.
What you'll learn
Students will learn the ins-and-outs of traditional record labels and independent record labels.
Students will learn what advantages and disadvantages exist for "going it alone" without a record label.
We will examine a typical recording contract, so students know what to expect, and how to negotiate.
Working with Producers
Roles of a Record Label
Work For Hire
Score of a Record Deal
There are no course prerequisites. Students should be ready to discuss the intricacies of a record contract, but no familiarity with contracts or contract law is required.
Welcome to the "Musician's Guide" Series!This series is pulled directly from the courses I've created for my university position in Music Business. All of these courses are designed for the everyday musician - amateur or professional - who has little or no knowledge on the topic, but wants to master it.This class is all about Record Labels and Record Deals. 100% Answer Rate! Every single question posted to this class is answered within 24 hours by the instructor. It is ideal for anyone who is interested in seeking out a record deal or is already considering one. Musicians: If you are making music, and considering a record deal, please watch this class!Producers: Before you sign on the dotted line, watch this class to be sure you understand everything you are signing up for.Bands: Maybe you are considering avoiding record labels, and starting your own independent label. This class is for you, too!Curious Minds: Anyone interested in how record labels work is invited to be a part of this class.We will start with traditional record label deals, and progress forward to talking about more modern deals. We will talk a lot about the "need" for a record deal in the modern age, and how you can get by without one at all. I'll walk you through every issue in the contract so you fully understand what is being asked.The goal of this class is for you to understand what is in-between the lines of the contract.Software:This course is NOT specific to any DAW program.Genre:The recording studio has no genre - so all are welcome here. Topics Covered: Working with ProducersOwning the "Master"DistributionLoan-Out CompaniesRoles of a Record CompanyMusic publishing, and music industry trendsMake money online with your music.Work For HireScope of the Record DealTerm of the Record DealAdditional Song OptionsOther OptionsRelease CommitmentAdvancesRecoupmentPaybackRoyaltiesRoyalty RateRoyalty BasisRoyalty DeductionsMerchandise Videos360 DealsProducer ContractsAnd much, much more!If you are ready to start making money from your music, and making sure you are protected, this class will start you on that journey. Get started today.Dr. Allen is a university music professor and is a top-rated Udemy instructor - with nearly 100 courses and over 200,000 students. In 2017 Star Tribune Business featured him as a "Mover and a Shaker," and he is recognized by the Grammy Foundation for his music education classes. ** I guarantee that this course is the most thorough Record Label course available ANYWHERE on the market - or your money back (30-day money-back guarantee) **Closed captions have been added to all lessons in this course.--------------------------------------------------------------------- Praise for Courses by Jason Allen:⇢ "It seems like every little detail is being covered in an extremely simple fashion. The learning process becomes relaxed and allows complex concepts to get absorbed easily. My only regret is not taking this course earlier." - M. Shah⇢ "Great for everyone without any knowledge so far. I bought all three parts... It's the best investment in leveling up my skills so far.." - Z. Palce⇢ "Excellent explanations! No more or less than what is needed." - A. Tóth⇢ "VERY COOL. I've waited for years to see a good video course, now I don't have to wait anymore. Thank You!" - Jeffrey Koury⇢ "I am learning LOTS! And I really like having the worksheets!" - A. Deichsel⇢ "The basics explained very clearly - loads of really useful tips!" - J. Pook⇢ "Jason is really quick and great with questions, always a great resource for an online class!" M. Smith----------------------------------------------------------------------------Students who register for this course will receive ongoing exclusive content and discounts for all future classes in the series.
Section 1: Introduction & Overview
Lecture 1 Introduction
Lecture 2 What We are Covering Here
Lecture 3 Tools You Will Need for This Class
Lecture 4 Disclaimer: I Am Not A Lawyer
Section 2: Definitions
Lecture 5 Producer
Lecture 6 The "Master"
Lecture 7 Record Company
Lecture 8 Distribution
Lecture 9 Loan-Out Company
Section 3: How a Recording Company Works (Traditionally)
Lecture 10 The 5 Roles of a Traditional Record Company
Lecture 11 What We can Do Ourselves
Lecture 12 Do Artists Still Need a Record Label?
Section 4: Parties & Scope
Lecture 13 Work for Hire
Lecture 14 Loan-Outs
Lecture 15 Scope of The Contract
Lecture 16 The 360 Deal
Section 5: Term
Lecture 17 What is a Term?
Lecture 18 Additional Songs
Lecture 19 Options
Lecture 20 Making 10 Albums Doesn't Mean Releasing 10 Albums
Section 6: Release Commitment
Lecture 21 The Fiona Apple Situation
Lecture 22 Listen: Unreleased Version
Lecture 23 So What Happened?
Lecture 24 Listen: Released Version
Lecture 25 How did it get Solved?
Lecture 26 The Release Commitment
Section 7: Advances
Lecture 27 The Million Dollar Record Deal
Lecture 28 Recoup
Lecture 29 Payback
Section 8: Royalties
Lecture 30 What kind of Royalties?
Lecture 31 Royalty Basis
Lecture 32 Royalty Rate
Lecture 33 "All In" Contracts
Lecture 34 Deductions: Breakage
Lecture 35 Deductions: Licensed Re-Sellers
Lecture 36 Deductions: Container Charges
Lecture 37 Deductions: Bargain Bins
Lecture 38 Deductions: New Configurations
Lecture 39 Deductions: Foreign Territories
Lecture 40 Deductions: Sales Incentives
Lecture 41 Deductions: Promotional Copies
Section 9: Math Time
Lecture 42 Calculation for Royalties of a Physical CD
Lecture 43 Recoup Amount
Lecture 44 Calculation for Royalties of a Digital Sale
Lecture 45 Recoup Amount
Section 10: Merchandise
Lecture 46 Merchandising Rights
Lecture 47 Merch Companies
Lecture 48 Payments
Section 11: Videos
Lecture 49 Works For Hire
Lecture 50 Who Pays?
Lecture 51 Who's Vision?
Section 12: 360 Deals
Lecture 52 Why?
Lecture 53 Taylor Swift Example
Section 13: Producer Agreements
Lecture 54 The Producer
Lecture 55 Example: George Martin
Lecture 56 When George Martin Met the Beatles
Lecture 57 "Development Deals" With a Producer
Section 14: Free Stuff!
Lecture 58 Stems to Remix!
Section 15: Wrap Up
Lecture 59 What Comes Next?
Lecture 60 Thanks for Watching!
Lecture 61 Bonus Lecture
Anyone is interested in pursuing a record deal should watch this class!,Anyone is has always wondered how much musicians really make from a record deal should watch this class.,Anyone who has just wondered how record labels work will enjoy this class.\