What Does A Manager Need To Know? Alex Fletcher – Fletcher Artist Management

Alex Fletcher, classical artist manager at Fletcher Artist Management, explains the single most important aspect of the music industry an artist manager needs to understand. Click to read his ideas.

What’s Wrong With The Movie Business?

Thoughts on the problems of the 2017 movie business and Disney’s new streaming service. Will it have a chance in a world of Netflix and Hulu? Click.

Thoughts On Taylor Swift’s Master Plan, Part II

Your Professor Philp was requested to answer a number of questions for an article in BuzzFeed about Taylor Swift. Click to see Part II of the original Q&A!

What Does A Manager Need To Know? Chris Hufford – Courtyard Management/Radiohead

Chris Hufford, of Courtyard Management and Radiohead, explains the single most important aspect of the music industry an artist manager needs to understand. Click!

What Does A Manager Need To Know? Jim Runge – Tour Manager, The Black Keys

Jim Runge, Tour Manager for The Black Keys, explains the single most important aspect of the music industry an artist manager needs to understand. Click!

Q&A – I Was Asked To Manage Someone. How Do I Get Started?

A guy in the esports gaming world was asked to manage some gamers. He knew it could be like managing a band, but where to start? Click for our answer.

Reaction: Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen Just Doesn’t Get It (Or Does He?)

In a recent interview, Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen complained that his royalties aren’t the same as in the past. We did the math. It ain’t pretty. Click.

Reaction: New Streaming Payout Analysis

What kind of streaming payout can you get from Spotify or YouTube? This new analysis breaks it down. You may be surprised at the results. Click!

Reaction: ‘See You Again’ Backup Singer Auctions Off Royalties

If you were a backup singer on ‘See You Again,’ how would you make money? Click and read this to understand the process of auctioning off royalties to performance or songwriting royalties.

Reaction: Even ‘Big’ Artists Don’t Have Control Over Their Labels

Have a pop hit today? Count your blessings, because once the fall begins, it may be faster than you’d hoped. Case Study: Iggy Azalea. Click to find out.