I’LL GIVE YOU EVERYTHING
Don’t be willing to sign everything and anything away at the slightest interest by a publisher
You’ve done your homework. You’ve captured the idea and chipped away at it lyrically and musically, like Michelangelo uncovering the shape in the marble bit by bit. You’ve sought feedback and rewritten. You’ve gone through the creative maze of the demo-making process. You’ve researched and made enough contacts to have the door open just wide enough for you to slip your CD in. Then one day, while you are sharpening your pencils, putting out the garbage, doing the dishes, anything but facing the endless challenge of songwriting, the phone rings. It’s Joe Producer and he wants to record your song. What’s your reaction?