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OTR column – the changing nature of music management

It’s a sign of the times that so many of today’s savvy superstars are paying straight salaries to their managers rather than percentages

The Beatles with manager Brian Epstein in 1965

Fri, Jul 22, 2016, 13:54


You’ll find this week’s On the Record column from The Ticket here. “All managers will have probably kissed a few frogs before they found their lucrative princes or princesses, so no one really begrudges them their cash. Well, unless the act smells a rat, does a forensic audit and spots some creative accounting. Then, we’ll have a much different story.”