The Making of an Album (and why it’s so hard to give away your music)

African AlphabetMusician and Disc Makers’ friend Graeme Sacks writes about his experience of recording an album, marketing and distributing his work, and trying to earn a decent living all the while. Is “free” a sustainable future for music?

We’re about to release our second African-themed kids CD called Stories from the Alphabet Tree (Volume 1). The first CD The African Alphabet was released in 2007 and we had planned to try and release a new one every year. Read more…