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How The Music Licensing Industry Has Changed Yet Stayed Exactly The Same

Posted by Aaron Davison on Friday, December 20, 2013, In : December 2013 

Today's post is a guest post from How To License Your's resident Music Production and Engineering expert, Gary Gray.

Gary....  Take it away!

Trash vs. Cash

How the Music Licensing Industry has Drastically Changed.

And How it has Remained Exactly the Same.


By Gary Gray


Resident Award-Winning Producer/Engineer for

Winner 2013 UK Songwriting Contest – Finalist

Clients Include Multi-Platinum Recording Artists and Disney


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Do Something To Move Your Career Forward Every Day!

Posted by Aaron Davison on Sunday, December 15, 2013, In : December 2013 

Pursuing a music career is very different from most traditional careers in that there isn’t really a specific formula that is guaranteed to lead to a specific outcome.  If you want to become a doctor or a lawyer you figure out how to pay for your education, you go to school, you take classes and you study. Assuming you do well enough in your classes, at the end of your education you are, with 100% certainty a doctor or a lawyer. 

The path of a songwriter or a performing musician is very d...

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Making Connections

Posted by Aaron Davison on Thursday, December 5, 2013, In : December 2013 

If I had to pick one step that’s the most important part of getting your music licensed it would be making connections.  I write about a lot of the technical aspects of the music licensing business in my newsletter and on my blog.  I cover things like music publishing, licensing contracts, music supervision and so on.  These things are all important to know about.  The more educated you are about the business the better you’ll be able to navigate your way through the industry.

But in ter...

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