5 Things to Look for in a Music Producer Agreement

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So, you’ve found the perfect producer for your upcoming recording project. Great news. Now the producer sends over a 10-page contract full of legalese regarding record royalties, songwriting splits, SoundExchange revenues, producer advances and more. Before you enter the studio, here are some key points to look for and understand: 1) Who Owns the Masters? First and foremost, you should … Read More

100 Episodes of KD and Me!

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Two years ago my friend Gary from my local rock station had a little idea to call me and chat on-air about what was happening in my world. Very casual. We had a load of fun so he called me the next week and we did the same thing. Then listeners started sending in questions and requests and next thing … Read More

Free Legal Program Completes Third Year!

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Three years ago, I relaunched a program with the help of SaskMusic to provide free legal advice to musicians in the province, including in the case of accident while travelling or on tour, and the use of accident attorneys in Georgia are useful for this. It’s the only program of its kind in Canada and in those three years, we’ve … Read More