Producer, engineer, blogger and now officially an author, Jesse Cannon has released the text adaptation of his popular music business blog Musformation into Get More Fans: The DIY Guide To The Music Business. The book goes step-by-step through every bit of the process of building a fanbase as told by writers who have done just that. Cannon has managed/produced the early stages of bands like Man Overboard and Transit and spent over a decade working in the studio with bands like the Misfits, the Cure, the Menzingers, Limp Bizkit and Saves The Day.
“Many musicians don’t understand what they should be doing on a daily basis to build a fanbase, but after reading this book the answers are clear. Whether you just want to get heard by more people or be the biggest band in the world, this book contains the ideas, tools and insight that can help you get there. Unlike any other book written on the subject, we have compiled the knowledge no one else has printed. We give you thousands of ideas on how to get people to hear your music and turn them into fans who pay to support your music. Whether you are a label owner, musician, manager, booking agent or publicist, the information in this book will help you do what you do better,” says Cannon of the premise.