Music Business

Southern Gospel Historical Library

I’ve covered in the past how southern gospel music has a vast library of music and film/video footage from decades of artists. I’ve also mentioned how much of this library

CD’s vs Streaming (Part Two): The Artist or The Song?

TRIVIA: What was the first southern gospel album to be released on CD? Answer is below…. Last week, I wrote (rather extensively) about what I saw as a short-term gain,

CD’s vs Streaming (Part One) – Short-Term Gain, Long Term Loss?

Spotify’s current pay rate per stream is around $0.006 per complete play. The average cost of a CD is $12 with around 10 songs per CD (or $1.20 per song).

Music Biz Monday: Why Melodyne Is A Blessing And A Curse

Why is Kyle CONSTANTLY complaining about auto-tuning, and why doesn’t he ever offer a solution?

Music Biz Monday: Manufactured Perfection?

Most albums now, thanks to a combination of enhanced digital recording techniques and ease of editing, consist of virtually flawless vocal performances – with an emphasis on the “virtual” part.

Music Biz Monday – Are Physical Music Sales REALLY going up?

In addition to our weekly features such as News Nuggets and Sony’s Devotions, we will also be starting a new series called Music Biz Mondays, where we take a look

A Conversation with Gerald Wolfe

Kyle Boreing talks to Gerald Wolfe about different aspects of the gospel music industry.