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Grow your band"s audience six steps to success for independent musicians by Taylor, Joe Jr.

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Published by Spincycle Media in Miami .
Written in English


  • Music -- Vocational guidance.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Joe Taylor, Jr. with Melissa Robbins.
ContributionsRobbins, Melissa.
LC ClassificationsML3795 .T27 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination333 p. ;
Number of Pages333
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3571681M
ISBN 100971931933
LC Control Number2002093879

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