Commentary & Observations

Streaming, Vinyl growing; CD’s dying (or are they…?)

A recent article in Rolling Stone postulates that vinyl records are on track to outsell compact discs for the first time in over 30 years. They cite as evidence the

Diana’s YouTube Stats 2019

Another year has passed since I performed this analysis.  Although I don’t think I went to as many concerts or posted as many new vidoes as last year, it’s interesting

Should Music Adopt a “Netflix” Model?

If you heard an album you loved on Spotify or Apple Music, and it was subsequently removed, would you pay to purchase that album on CD or digital download?

Promoting Outside The Bubble

Our artists may be well-known within our circles, but move outside this SG bubble, and they’re not necessarily recognizable for the most part.

Music Biz Monday: Southern Gospel Bootlegs

Exodus 20:15 specifically states that stealing is a no-no. Why, then, are bootlegs such a common occurrence in gospel music?

Opinion: Legacy Five Has An Opportunity To Reformat

Will L5 simply plug two holes, or will they rethink their entire vocal approach?

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,