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Developing the Indie
Artist’s Career with Their
Money or Others’
Paul Bezilla, Esq. - Moderator
Tamera Bennett, Esq.
Lynn ...
• True Indie Artist
• Artist or Manager-Owned Labels
• Artist Development – Producers
and Production Deals
• Investor-Driv...
True Indie Artist
• No third-party
financial support
• Music self-distributed
or distributed via an
aggregator
• Artist ow...
Artist or Manager-Owned Labels
#SXSW
#SXSWCLE
• Who owns the masters?
• What’s the managers
ROI?
• Possible conflict of
in...
Artist Development
Opportunities - Producers
#SXSW
#SXSWCLE
• Producer enhance
artist’s creative efforts
• Producer can ma...
Investor-Driven Artist
Development
#SXSW
#SXSWCLE
• All or some financial
support from investor
• Does Investor understand...
Developing the Indie
Artist’s Career with Their
Money or Others’
Paul Bezilla, Esq. - Moderator
Tamera Bennett, Esq.
Lynn ...
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Developing the Indie Artist’s Career with Their Money or Others'

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Presented at SXSW Music 2016. Entertainment and music lawyers Paul Bezilla, Tamera Bennett, Lynn Morrow, and Kelly Vallon tackle head-on the practical business and legal considerations required of independent, self- developing artists and their management and financial supporters. The panel will set forth the how-to for operating a sustainable, independent business capable of supporting and developing the artist and artist team without the involvement of traditional record companies or publishers. #musicbiz #copyright #musiclaw

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Developing the Indie Artist’s Career with Their Money or Others'

  1. 1. Developing the Indie Artist’s Career with Their Money or Others’ Paul Bezilla, Esq. - Moderator Tamera Bennett, Esq. Lynn Morrow, Esq. Kelly Vallon, Esq.
  2. 2. • True Indie Artist • Artist or Manager-Owned Labels • Artist Development – Producers and Production Deals • Investor-Driven Artist Development #SXSW #SXSWCLE
  3. 3. True Indie Artist • No third-party financial support • Music self-distributed or distributed via an aggregator • Artist owns the intellectual property #SXSW #SXSWCLE
  4. 4. Artist or Manager-Owned Labels #SXSW #SXSWCLE • Who owns the masters? • What’s the managers ROI? • Possible conflict of interest • Artist has creative control
  5. 5. Artist Development Opportunities - Producers #SXSW #SXSWCLE • Producer enhance artist’s creative efforts • Producer can make stuff happen • Possible co-ownership of IP
  6. 6. Investor-Driven Artist Development #SXSW #SXSWCLE • All or some financial support from investor • Does Investor understand the biz? • Potential co-ownership of intellectual property
  7. 7. Developing the Indie Artist’s Career with Their Money or Others’ Paul Bezilla, Esq. - Moderator Tamera Bennett, Esq. Lynn Morrow, Esq. Kelly Vallon, Esq.

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