Guitar Nine Columns: Music Business

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Enjoy over 25 years of staff columns, guest columns, interviews and more!

June-July 2004
Tim Sweeney

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney talks about the Book - your personal promotion and marketing book, that is.

August-September 2004
Tim Sweeney

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney discusses ways to give your CD sales a much-needed boost.

August-September 2004
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab talks about making the best CD cover for your particular style of music.

August-September 2004
Dale Turner

How to protect yourself when recording covers, as well as ensuring the original songwriter gets his/her due.

October-November 2004
Tim Sweeney

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney talks about alternate ways of interpreting both positive and negative feedback.

October-November 2004
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab shares his crazy, bizarre and clueless electronic correspondence.

October-November 2004
Dan Lambert

What Dan`s learned, from beginning on an instrument - to sustaining a career.

October-November 2004
Ivan Bertolla

Ivan Bertolla is here to help you move music composition outside the normal I IV V zone.

October-November 2004
David Vincent Jones

Don`t try to do it all! Guitarist Neil Brocklebank`s logistics manager discusses the importance of a great support crew.

December-January 2004
Tim Sweeney

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney talks about the importance of commitment.

December-January 2004
Dale Turner

How about a career as a professional transcriber and arranger? Let`s discuss.

December-January 2004
David Vincent Jones

Are you persistent? Guitarist Neil Brocklebank`s logistics manager gives you a heads up on dealing with 99% of music business personalities.

December-January 2004
Metal Mike Chlasciak

Want to make a great impression with your music? Or would you rather wrap fish? Check out Metal Mike`s advice.

December-January 2004
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab comments on both mythological and practical keys to success.

February-March 2005
Tim Sweeney

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney discusses common mistakes artists make that limit their impact, their sales and their future.

February-March 2005
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab tests your knowledge of key public relations concepts.

April-May 2005
Tim Sweeney

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney speaks to musicians about how loss of control leads to poor results and a lack of accomplishment.

April-May 2005
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab shows you how to make your bio informative, upbeat, motivational and useful.

April-May 2005
John Drew

Jazz/funk/fusion guitarist John Drew guides you through the ups and downs of one representative musician`s career path.

June-July 2005
Christopher Knab

Music industry guru Christopher Knab presents his collection of quotes - reading them will be a college education.

August-September 2005
Tim Sweeney

How well do you know the people that come to your shows? Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney thinks you should know them well.

August-September 2005
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab with questions that are useful for any serious, business-minded artist or band.

August-September 2005
Sven Stichter

How to be prepared and to know what situations can await you in the world of studios, producers, broken cables and detuned guitars.

August-September 2005
Robert Lee Johnson

Yes, it is possible to have recordings that sell in great enough number to be a successful instrumentalist.

October-November 2005
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab offers up a sample publicity plan you can use to formulate your own strategy.

October-November 2005
Tim Sweeney

Selling CDs not as easy as mailing them out to stores and sites? Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney enlightens you on what else you can do to generate sales.

October-November 2005
Neil March

Where can a music lover currently find diversity in music programming? The answer may surprise you.

December-January 2005
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab talks about arguably the most important aspect of a music artist`s career.

December-January 2005
Tim Sweeney

Are you losing thousands by not knowing more about your fans? Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney gives some real world examples.

December-January 2005
Neil Haverstick

Neil Haverstick reflects on a long and interesting relationship with the instrument to which he has dedicated his entire career.

February-March 2006
Tim Sweeney

No time to market or promote your music? Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney can help you turn this negative into a positive.

February-March 2006
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab sounds his beginning-of-the-year wake-up call to financial planning.

April-May 2006
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab discusses what can happen if you get the industry`s attention.

April-May 2006
Sean Farrington

Strategies that successful independent artists use day in and day out to profit from their passion for music.

June-July 2006
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab offers invaluable advice and nutritious food for thought.

June-July 2006
Tim Sweeney

Why do a relatively small number of your fans attend your gigs? Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney offers his studied opinions.

June-July 2006
Sean Farrington

Strategies that successful independent artists use day in and day out to profit from their passion for music.

August-September 2006
Christopher Knab

Music industry guru Christopher Knab talks about keys to staying in a label`s good graces.

August-September 2006
Sean Farrington

The third installment of strategies that successful independent artists use to profit from their passion for music.

August-September 2006
Tim Sweeney

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney is back promoting the idea of inclusion.

August-September 2006
David Martone

A look at Canadian guitarist David Martone latest educational tour and photo op.

October-November 2006
Sean Farrington

The fourth installment of strategies that successful independent artists use to profit from their passion for music.

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