While today’s artists have a wide variety of outlets for distributing their music, so many avenues can also make artists more vulnerable to having their work copied or taken. Here we look at several different strategies, simple and complex, for artists to secure and protect their music.
In this new post to MusicThinkTank by Rachelle Wilber, we look at how how artists can secure and protect their work from theft and loss.
“Backing up the work is critical, but also consider a password page. If you ever misplace your computer or cellphone, the password is automatically set on the device. In most cases, you can only type in a guessed password about three or four times before that person is locked out. Although you may not receive the device back, your music is off-limits to those unauthorized people.”