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Music Industry

  • Barlow, William. Voice Over: The Making of Black Radio. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1999.
  • Bowman, Bob. Soulsville USA: The Story of Stax Records. New York: Schirmer Books, 2003.
  • Brabec, Jeffrey and Todd Brabec. Music, Money, and Success: The Insider’s Guide to the Music Industry. 4th Edition. New York: Schirmer Books, 2004.
  • Dannen, Fredric. Hit Men: Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Business. Vintage, 1991.
  • Goodman, Fred. The Mansion on the Hill: Dylan, Young, Geffen, Springsteen, and the Head-On Collision of Rock and Commerce. Vintage, 1998.
  • McNutt, Randy and Rick Kennedy. Little Labels: Big Sound, Small Record Companies and the Rise of American Music. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2001.
  • Negus, Keith. Music Genres and Corporate Cultures. New York: Routledge, 2004.
  • Passman, Donald K.  All You Need to Know About the Music Business. 5th Edition. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2003.
  • Sanjek, Russell and David Sanjek. Pennies from Heaven: The American Popular Music Business in the Twentieth Century. New York: Da Capo Press, 1996.