Author Phil Hardy tells the astonishing story of music publishing with reference to key songwriters and publishers along the way. It is a fascinating account of the cataclysmic reversal of fortunes that reshaped the music industry forever.
Phil Hardy is a noted music industry journalist. He has written for Time Out, Variety and other publications and acted as a consultant on music business issues for bodies such as the Greater London Enterprise Board and the World Bank. He was the founding editor of Music and Copyright, offering news and analysis on the international music industry.