Solid Gold: Popular Record Industry

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    More than 90 record companies release over 9,000 pop records each year-a staggering total of 52,000 songs. Each one competes for the gold record, the recording industry's symbol of success that certifies $1 million worth of records have been sold. Solid Gold explains why, for each record that succeeds, countless others fail. This book follows the progress of a record through production, marketing, and distribution, and shows how a mistake made at any point can mean its doom. Denisoff suggests that a drastic shift in the demographic makeup of the pop music audience during the sixties has resulted in a broader listening public, including fans at every level of society.

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    Number of Pages: 504
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780878555864
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    Listed in: Music recording & reproduction, Music industry
    Publisher: Transaction Publishers

    Books by R.Serge Denisoff

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    RRP: £25.95

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