AUSTIN, Texas /Publishers Newswire/ — In his new book, “The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business” (ISBN: 978-1-60832-578-8, Greenleaf Press) music consultant, producer, coach, and author Loren Weisman provides a roadmap for the artist’s journey from passion to profession. In the book, Weisman draws on over two decades of experience as a working musician and music business consultant to provide instruction, enlightenment, and sage counsel for indie bands, artists, and small record labels who want to make their mark in “the music biz.”

Artist's Guide to Success in the Music Business“The music industry is in a state of chaos, and now more than ever,” says Weisman. “It’s crucial that artists get the most up-to-date and applicable advice on succeeding in the music business. I created ‘The Artist’s Guide’ as a way to use my 25 plus years of experience to assist and guide other artists as they navigate the wild waters and waves of the music industry of today.”

“The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business” delivers the “who, what, when, where, why, and how” of the steps musicians and bands have to take in order to succeed in music. The book covers such topics as: creating the best plan for a career; touring; booking gigs; performing; recording – from preproduction to postproduction and everything in between; branding a band; fundraising and working with investors; marketing and promotions; and more.

About the Author:
Loren Weisman is a consultant, producer and coach who works to helps independent artists, musicians, bands, labels and other businesses achieve sustainable success. Weisman has been a part of over 700 albums as a drummer and music producer and has recently been named the spokesperson and key industry advisor to Live Music Tutor.

For more information about Loren Weisman, visit or for more information about “The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business” (ISBN: 978-1-60832-578-8, 7×9 Paperback, 446 pages, $19.95) visit

Greenleaf Press ( is an Austin, Texas-based independent publisher. The book will be available nationwide on August 13, 2013 and will be published simultaneously in an eBook edition (ISBN: 978-1-60832-579-5, $7.99) and an audio book edition.

Title: The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business: The ”Who, What, When, Where, Why & How” of the Steps That Musicians & Bands Have to Take to Succeed in Music
Author: Loren Weisman
Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group Press; 2nd edition (August 13, 2013)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1608325784 Paperback
ISBN-13: 978-1608325788 Paperback

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