Articles and Advice

Articles and Advice... bringing you useful information about the intricacies of the music business: survival tips, success stories, expert opinion and detailed discussion about the sparks that invariably fly when the creative process collides with the bottom line.

Feature Articles

In-depth examinations of real-life situations in the music biz

The Creator's Toolbox

This feature gives music creators the inside scoop on tools and services that can help develop craft and career

The ASCAP Corner

A continuing series of informative short articles by Todd Brabec

Cue Sheet Corner

How to get paid in Film & TV

ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO

This annual conference has a wealth of information for songwriters, composers and industry of all levels.

Murphy's Laws of Songwriting

Nashville's inimitable Ralph Murphy expounds on the art of songwriting

Music & Money

An overview of what's in Todd & Jeff Brabec's best-selling book Music, Money and Success: The Insider's Guide Making Money in the Music Business focusing on the various sources of revenue for songwriters and publishers

Music, Money, Success & Movies

A series about the business side of film scoring