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One, Two, One, Two

1,2,1,2 is a unique guide book aimed at new bands, musicians and managers who do not as yet have a firm grasp of sub divisions, complexities and pitfalls of the modern music business in South Africa. It takes the basics of what a band needs from the point of view of equipment, attitude, marketing and blends it with practical advice, anecdotal back-up and illustrations to provide a guide to help new musicians get themselves going in the competitive environment.

Ideal for absolute beginners as well as professionals, it is a text aimed at helping musicians in all genres develop their careers in such a way that they are geared for success from their very first steps. It invaluable resource for all musicians, managers and promoters.

Chapters cover issues from what gear to buy, how to rehearse, do you need a manager, what is publishing, marketing and much, much more.

Real life stories from practising musicians, managers and other industry professionals will illustrate key points. Text is accompanied by a range of illustrations, making it fun and easy to read, and providing alternate explanations for important points. It is 156 pages and fully illustrated.

ISBN-13: 9781920222420
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A Body Remembered is David Chislett’s first solo collection and features fifteen stories, ranging from disturbing horror tales to curious slice of life vignettes from the underbelly of South African urban life.

ISBN-13: 9780981441009
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