Honestly, is piracy really hurting indie musicians?

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When I released my first EP last year, I couldn’t even begin to think how hard it would be to gain public attention. Especially, if it’s not a momentary spike in interest you’re after – but something which lasts for some time. Unfortunately, to be at least somewhat noticeable in modern music reality one has to spend a great deal …

Final schedule of releases in May

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So here is the final schedule of releases for May. “One Step Over” “One Step Over” is a 2-track Digital Single. It’s going to be released on 18th of May. The single is going to be exclusively available as free download for all Calfskin Mailing List members. Otherwise, it’s a paid download on all popular internet music stores. “Standing Eight …

Calfskin Dust Off The Stars YouTube announcement

YouTube playback videos for ‘Dust Off The Stars’ EP

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Following up with the story of Calfskin’s YouTube Channel – here are direct links to the little videos created for the selected tracks off the latest EP. Overall, I must say that YouTube definitely did help with promoting Calfskin tracks. Especially, once the ‘classic’ video for ‘Land Of Miracles‘ went online – it definitely pulled some good attention. Which is …

Interview for ‘Unsigned Europa’

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A couple of weeks ago I was approached for a short interview by ‘Unsigned Europa’ e-zine. Turns out, it’s an e-zine of Spanish origin about darkwave/industrial. Now, a few weeks later the first edition of the e-zine is online and you can find the interview and the corresponding feature Calfskin track below. We’re talking about music influences, getting attention of …

Calfskin channel on YouTube

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It seems that almost everyone is on YouTube lately. So why not Calfskin? So here we are – welcome to the Calfskin YouTube Channel! So far, only a few tracks from the latest EP are available, but there’s definitely more in stock. So do stop by once in a while and don’t forget to comment what you see/hear! I do …

iPad, iPhone touch surface music apps

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It’s been already a number of years since ‘touch’ surface controls were introduced in various music production devices. I’m still fascinated by all these new controllers, but for some reason I can’t get myself to try one. Somehow I have expectations of ending up with something cool looking vs. actually useful. Since I’ve been a big fan / user of …