New Single Recording and Radio Special

Creative Soul Records is teaming up with A-Sides Radio Promotion to offer you a special year long recording and promotion experience for your music and ministry. Creative Soul has long helped artists from consulting, through production, and into marketing. Also through the years we’ve helped to guide artists to radio and publicity options as well! This package includes our usual top-quality recording in Nashville with the top players and engineers in the business, as well as … (Read More) >

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5 Excuses for Music “Meh”

meh informal exclamation 1. expressing a lack of interest or enthusiasm. “Meh. I’m not impressed so far” adjective 1. uninspiring; unexceptional. “the songs just came out … meh” I hear all the time from folks who feel like they have been taken, or ended up with a bad project, or worked with the wrong person. They lament the fact that they made the wrong choice in producer, studio, or just in someone they trusted to help them well … (Read More) >

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The Slow “No”

Do you ever feel like your entire creative career is a long, arduous journey to nowhere? That no matter how hard you try, all the work, all the pain, and all the money spent is just wasted on deaf ears, blind eyes, and a world that just doesn’t care about your art? So how do you turn that around? How do you defeat “The Slow No”?

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Funding Your Music Ministry

We’re moving towards something new this year. Something big, and so I have been carefully charting a course to get us there. Of course at some point, the thing everyone is trying to discover (in an age when any music you make is worthless as far as it’s intrinsic value to the consumer) is where do you find money to pursue your music?

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The Forgotten Why

It’s easy when you are a creative person to get all caught up in the what, the how, and when, and the where. Where’s my next gig? What’s my next song or great piece of art going to be? How do I get a bigger audience? When will I get paid? But the WHY is most important…

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Looking for New Artists!

We’re looking for our next music ministry success stories! In 2017, Creative Soul has some very interesting projects planned that continue to celebrate and tell the story of our artists and their amazing ministry success stories. This goes WAY beyond the studio, or fame, but actually in long-term ministry to the world. Not just being seen and heard, but making a real difference with the talents you been given. If this sounds exciting, and you’ve … (Read More) >

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What We See Out There

In a few weeks to open the year, we will be doing our “State of the Christian Music Industry” blog and PDF eBook. This will be a report in a way of what we have heard from the major labels, mid-level labels, and others throughout the Christian music industry. Some of those interviews are still going on. But before I do, I wanted to share some preliminary things we are seeing in the industry from … (Read More) >

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Our New EP and Single Packages for 2017

It’s that time of year again! Creative Soul, the industry leader in helping new Christian artists and songwriters get started and get active in music careers, is looking for the next projects for the coming year. We have two great new programs that may interest you. The 2017 Creative Soul EP Package This is our lowest priced, yet full featured multi-song product offering for artists and songwriters looking to make an impact on the world. We offer … (Read More) >