Commentary & Observations

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,

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).

Full-Time Singers In Part-Time Groups

Don’t want to sing in the same format every weekend? Do a little of both!

Album Covers – a dying art?

Good or bad, album covers used to be a part of the music-buying experience….but not so much anymore.

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?