plagiarism

Plagiarism?

But then again I ask you, did they “borrow” or where they just heavily influenced by other artists, maybe even inspired? by J.P. Kallio   I’m sure many of you heard the story that made the front page music news about Irish singer songwriter Hozier and the plagiarism claims. In fact it is so well…

How To Make it in music

Your Audience Your Story

You see it is the story that gets us engaged… by J.P. Kallio   The regular readers here know I can sometimes take the long road to get to the point. So strap your self in, here we go again. I was reading an article on how Twitters shares dropped earlier in the year. This was…

JP Kallio

Going Patreon

I want you to be able to listen to my music… by J.P. Kallio   I haven’t been as nervous about anything I’ve done in the music business for a while now. But the past week I have literally been on the edge of my seat. This was in the plans for a while now, but…

Music Fans

Hey Musicians, listen to music!

If we as musicians stop listening to music, we remove the music fan within us… by J.P. Kallio   I was talking to a fellow musicians few days back and I asked him if he actually listens to music in his free time. His answer was something I have heard bit too often in the…

streaming services

Streaming Music Transparency

So before we scream at the streaming services, let me just make this clear, they pay for the music! by J.P. Kallio   I know we all are getting bit tired with the “streaming services killing music” saga. But there are still musicians who like to raise their fists up every time someone mentions Spotify…