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The Resource Tour:smart : and break the band, Martin Atkins

Tour:smart : and break the band, Martin Atkins

Label
Tour:smart : and break the band
Title
Tour:smart
Title remainder
and break the band
Statement of responsibility
Martin Atkins
Title variation
Tour smart and break the band
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Tour:smart : and break the band, Martin Atkins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Why it is essential to tour -- Building blocks : basic concepts and ideas -- Planning and routing : saved by geography -- Transportation : broken down -- Stories from the front line #1 -- Good advice from baaad people #1 -- Promoters and venues in their own words -- Contracts -- Riders -- Booking : DIY vs. agents -- Marketing I : revenue streams -- Merchandising : the engine -- Budgets : do it on paper -- Press and publicists : an inside perspective -- Street teams -- Mailing list : every person counts -- Marketing II : using the web -- Radio : get heard -- Record stores -- Guest list -- Marketing III : creating your own event -- Good advice from baaad people #2 -- What to pack : accessories and attitude -- How to get a better live sound -- Crew and production -- Scenery and stage decoration -- So you want to be a tour manager (you crazy f*#!) -- Stories from the front line #2 -- Itineraries and day sheets -- Settlement : getting paid is a blood sport -- Accounting : rust never sleeps -- Management : what do I get? -- Soundscan, Pollstar, and other data --
  • Excel basics -- Software that's as hard as nails -- Sex : better safer sex on the road -- Drugs : highs and lows -- Alcohol : drugs part II -- Health tips -- Being a grrrl on the road -- Personality, ego, and charisma -- Karma : what goes up -- Murphy's law -- Touring as a family man -- What to do when your gear gets stolen -- Marketing IV : package tours, a religious experience -- Sponsorships and endorsements -- Seminars and festivals -- Touring internationally -- China -- Immigration : crossing the line -- Memorabilia -- Tour diaries -- How to screen print -- When you are the opening band -- Marketing V : 61 strategies for a more successful show -- Good advice from baaad people #3 -- Case studies : an out-of-band experience -- Stories from the front line #3 -- The future of touring
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 564 pages
Isbn
9780979731303
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn166367641
  • OCoLC
Label
Tour:smart : and break the band, Martin Atkins
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Why it is essential to tour -- Building blocks : basic concepts and ideas -- Planning and routing : saved by geography -- Transportation : broken down -- Stories from the front line #1 -- Good advice from baaad people #1 -- Promoters and venues in their own words -- Contracts -- Riders -- Booking : DIY vs. agents -- Marketing I : revenue streams -- Merchandising : the engine -- Budgets : do it on paper -- Press and publicists : an inside perspective -- Street teams -- Mailing list : every person counts -- Marketing II : using the web -- Radio : get heard -- Record stores -- Guest list -- Marketing III : creating your own event -- Good advice from baaad people #2 -- What to pack : accessories and attitude -- How to get a better live sound -- Crew and production -- Scenery and stage decoration -- So you want to be a tour manager (you crazy f*#!) -- Stories from the front line #2 -- Itineraries and day sheets -- Settlement : getting paid is a blood sport -- Accounting : rust never sleeps -- Management : what do I get? -- Soundscan, Pollstar, and other data --
  • Excel basics -- Software that's as hard as nails -- Sex : better safer sex on the road -- Drugs : highs and lows -- Alcohol : drugs part II -- Health tips -- Being a grrrl on the road -- Personality, ego, and charisma -- Karma : what goes up -- Murphy's law -- Touring as a family man -- What to do when your gear gets stolen -- Marketing IV : package tours, a religious experience -- Sponsorships and endorsements -- Seminars and festivals -- Touring internationally -- China -- Immigration : crossing the line -- Memorabilia -- Tour diaries -- How to screen print -- When you are the opening band -- Marketing V : 61 strategies for a more successful show -- Good advice from baaad people #3 -- Case studies : an out-of-band experience -- Stories from the front line #3 -- The future of touring
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 564 pages
Isbn
9780979731303
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn166367641
  • OCoLC

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