"This book has made me rethink procedures in the music business. It has helped with CD sales and increased attention." -- J.L. Morgan, Ocean Rhythm Records
"This book opened my mind. Eeveryone in the music industry, especially up and coming artists, should have a copy." -- Ivan Acolatse. Estaloka Management
"This groundbreaking book provides the essentials for an independent artist seeking to get his foot in the music industry." -- Omar Barnes, Pro Trax
About the Author
DAVID HOOPER David Hooper is the founder of Kathode Ray Music, an artist development organization specializing in promotion and marketing of independent musicians and bands. He is known for combining traditional music business knowledge with the guerrilla marketing necessary for independent bands to compete.
In 1998, David made personal promotion and marketing assistance affordable to independent musicians and bands with the creation of IndieBiz.com, an online artist development community designed to empower artists to take control of their musical careers.
David currently writes a monthly column, Minding Your Business, for On Stage Magazine and is owner and Director of Promotion for the Nashville New Music Conference.
LEE KENNEDY Lee Kennedy has established himself as a top entertainer and performs regularly throughout Northern California and Nevada.
Throughout the mid 80s and into the early 90s, Lee fronted some of the biggest regional acts from the East Coast. In 1996, Lee put together a one man show and started performing throughout New Mexico, Texas, and Colorado. In 1999 Lee relocated to Lake Tahoe, California and recorded and released his first solo CD, When Angels Cry.