Peter O' Sullivan / Blog

Best Holiday Folk song for December

Dear Peter O'Sullivan, We wanted to take this opportunity to formally congratulate you on winning The Akademia Music Award for Best Holiday / Folk Song for ‘Christmas Is Christmas’ in the December 2014 Akademia Music Awards! The results are now available and public at: www.theakademia.com: Which includes the general announcement and some artist features. www.theakademia.com/winners: Which lists all of the December 2014 winners. http://www.theakademia.com/december2014_bestsong_holidayfolk.html: Your award certificate page. Be sure to share your achievement with family, friends and fans. You've worked hard and you deserve it. Your award certificate page will remain active for years to come and may be shared easily via email, Facebook, Twitter and other sites by copying and pasting the URL page link. Winning an Akademia Award is a rare career distinction. It also means you are now inside the gates of an organization that can significantly advance your career as an artist. We will be in touch with you shortly regarding the next campaign steps. In the meantime, please be sure to like and follow us at the following portals, as we’ll also be promoting award winners through these portals in the coming weeks. www.facebook.com/TheAkademiaMusicAwards www.twitter.com/AkademiaAwards youtube.com/AkademiaAwards Please accept our warmest congratulations from The Akademia team on your outstanding achievement in the fields of music. We look forward to working closely with you to advance your music career. Kind regards, The Akademia

Best Folk Song For November 2014

'With the skill and nuance characteristic of the greatest songwriters, Peter O'Sullivan delivers this reflective ballad destined to become a folk classic.' Listen to the award-winning song Were You An Illusion now!

Radio Play

Dear Peter O'Sullivan, It appears that congratulations are in order! We have been informed that your song ‘The Songs My Momma Sung’ continues to receive an increasingly strong listener response in its latest month of heavy rotation on twenty stations. This is great news! Please click here to view your spin report which reflects a formidable level of spins and popularity: http://www.theakademia.com/spinreports/peterosullivan-thesongsmymommasung9.html But there’s more good news. We recently met with program directors from a host of radio networks and are pleased to inform you that we’ve secured rotation for your song on a number of new stations effective November 1st. The first station to officially notify us this week is: Jam FM Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA http://www.jam-radio.com/philadelphia Catering to a metropolitan population of 1,500,000, heavy rotation on Jam FM Philadelphia will continue to increase your exposure to wider audiences. Please be sure to share this station link with your family, friends and fans. Congratulations, again, on your success. We will continue to keep you updated on more station additions each week, as we receive confirmation. As always, we are also here to assist you with any questions or concerns that you may have. Kind regards, The Akademia

Press reports

Dear Artist,   Congratulations! We were informed by Marquix that a key component of your latest press campaign has been completed:   1. Two new major press syndicates have picked up your featurestory: Avastar Entertainment Network www.avastar.tv   Greycastle News Corporation www.greycastle.tv   2. Five major radio station news feeds have picked up your story:   KXRL Radio- Los Angeles, CA USA www.kxrl-radio.com   KEDG Radio- Sydney, Australia www.kedg-radio.com   KHSX Radio- Houston, Texas USA www.khsx-radio.com   WLDN Radio- London, United Kingdom www.wldn-radio.com   WMIC Radio- Miami, Florida USA www.wmic-radio.com   We've also been informed that the remaining component of your currentpress compaign will be completed in a few short days (3 more presssyndicates, 5 more radio station newsfeeds). We will forward those updatesand  links to you  immediately upon receipt.   Please take a moment to visit the above sites and confirm that yourfeature story is correct and without errors.  If everything looksgood, please don't hesitate to share your story links with family, friendsand fans. The very presence of these stories drives up your SEO rating (search engine optimization), increases your exposure and enables morefans to reach you. Congratulations, again, on this important step. We lookforward to achieving many more together!   Kind regards,   The Akademia

Profile Page

This is an e-mail from Akademia telling me how my Profile Page is set. Dear Peter, Congratulations on having your feature story published by Marquix Global Network! We have been informed that your feature article is attracting a significant number of views, which means your story is of high interest to readers. That is excellent news! Your feature story may be accessed at http://www.marquix.tv/features/peter-osullivan.html or through the general Marquix news site. Please be sure to share this story with your family, friends and fans. Featured press stories serve two vital functions for artists. First, they give the general reading population a way to find you and your music through myriad channels. Second, they form a critical component of your body of work that will exist on the worldwide web for years to come. Once you have achieved a sufficient level of press, that press can begin doing the marketing for you, connecting you with readers who you might never have crossed paths with, many of whom will visit your website, purchase your music and become fans for life. It is our aspiration to see you achieve that level of press exposure. Now here comes more good news. Having a hit song on radio and having received publication on Marquix Global Network, we now have a rare opportunity to carry your feature story to fifteen new media outlets (five new entertainment networks and ten radio station websites where your song ‘The Songs My Momma Sung’ is currently receiving heavy rotation). With each press channel added, the probability of new fans finding you and discovering your music goes up geometrically.

Radio play at No1 #

Dear Peter, It has certainly been an eventful past few months as we've witnessed your first single ‘The Songs My Mother Sang’ rise in popularity on radio and open doors for a feature story and more. There are many important and exciting milestones ahead, but first we wanted to notify you of some great news. Berkshire Media Group recently collated the monthly chart data and provided it to us. We are pleased to inform you that your song ‘The Songs My Mother Sang’ hit the #1 position on the charts and held that position for an impressive period of time in the month of May 2014. This accomplishment is a tribute to your talent, hard work and perseverance. We are certain that this is only the beginning of your success. Berkshire’s charts are maintained for the benefit of artists and record labels and are not publicly published. That said, they do offer a commemorative award plaque to capture this achievement. If you are interested in ordering yours, simply click on the below link and follow the instructions: http://www.theakademia.com/kxrl_and_affiliates_plaque_order Congratulations, again, on your outstanding achievement on radio. Through the launch of your first single, you have begun to build a body of work that, rest assured, will become the key foundation of your success. We are pleased and privileged to be with you on this incredible journey. Kind regards, The Akademia