Tag Archives: Derek Sivers

Signing The Great To Attract The Successful

Derek Sivers has an interesting insight into Elektra records founder Jac Holzman. After recounting a story where Jac was able to get permission from the Beatles to license something because he signed an artist they respected… “[He] told me that it … Continue reading

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CDs, Old Age & Death

Music biz round up. Two great posts by Scott James of the Independent Rockstar Blog  First he drills Derek Sivers for advice on releasing CDs before asking “are you too old to make it?” Speaking of which, how come Keith … Continue reading

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Don’t Accept Speed Limits On Learning

Derek Sivers is the indie musician who started CD Baby to release his own music and later sold it for $22m. He has a lot of interesting things to say about building a career in music. In There is no … Continue reading

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