There is no way that I can even
touch on the heaviness of what
the publisher of a song carries.
But in this video I kind of give
you a small look into the world
of the publisher.
After watching this video and
getting a small taste of what the
publisher is about, I want you
to look up a few books about
music publishing and burn the
late night oil doing your home
Another form of work that a
publisher does that might be
just as important as the
licensing aspect is placing
songs with artists. But it
depends on who you ask to which
of the two are the most
Either way, you as an artist or
new label NEED TO UNDERSTAND the
whole business behind music
publishing and the mechanics of
the licensing so you can further
absorb the ways you can make
money in the music business.
After watching the video, this
Wikipedia answer to publishing.