Oasis in the Press

Budgeting For Your Album

Oasis Disc Manufacturing has just released a free downloadable PDF guide to help enable independent musicians to navigate the music industry.
Budgeting For Your Album: Planning the Time and Money You'll Need For A Successful Recording and CD Release is 12-pages chock full of information written to help musicians create a budgeting plan for their CD release that breaks the audio recording, CD manufacturing and promotion processes into manageable steps. Read the full article.

Exceptional Service, Exceptional Profit:  The Secrets of Building a Five-Star Customer Service Organization

Micah Solomon’s New Book on Customer Service, a collaboration with Leonardo Inghilleri, now available!
"A must-read for anyone interested in transforming their interactions with clients."
– Daniel H. Pink, bestselling author of Drive and A Whole New Mind.

"This book will allow you to recalibrate your business, on any scale, in a way that keeps your customers coming back for more."
– Horst Schulze, Founding President and COO of The Ritz-Carlton (from the Foreword)

"Exceptional Service, Exceptional Profit is a book after my own heart. This is the way to run a customer-focused company!"
– Ken Blanchard, coauthor of The One Minute Manager® and Leading at a Higher Level

Available Now!

eMagazine

Oasis Disc Manufacturing Introduces Carbon-Neutral Packaging
Oasis Disc Manufacturing, a provider of CD & DVD manufacturing and packaging for independent musicians and filmmakers, offers a 100 percent carbon neutral CD (including its packaging) to its clients. Read the article

eMagazine

New Carbon-Neutral Packaging is Music to Your Ears
Music has long affected our lives in immeasurable ways and now it can have a positive impact on the environment. Oasis Disc Manufacturing, the leader in CD & DVD manufacturing and packaging for independent musicians and filmmakers, is the first disc manufacturer to offer a 100% carbon neutral CD (including its packaging) to its clients. Read the article

Packaging Digest

Grammy nominee to explore new carbon-neutral packaging for music
Eclectic folk/rock band Trout Fishing in America expresses interest in new carbon-neutral packaging for CDs and DVDs. The group is best known for family-friendly music and has won multiple Parents' Choice awards, including a 2008 award for its CD Big Round World with songs such as "Always Chew Your Food." Read the article

crain's new york

Interview with Oasis founder Micah Solomon by Crain's New York Business
“You need to turn satisfaction into loyalty.” So says Micah Solomon, founder and president of Oasis Disc Manufacturing on West 19th Street. Getting from mere satisfaction to die-hard loyalty has been Mr. Solomon’s mission since he started Oasis right after college. Read the article

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Develop an army of loyalists: Cost-cutting alone won’t work for the future. Personalize, hustle and “be your own customer” to build free marketing
Every day, I speak with talented business leaders who are stuck in a recessionary holding pattern. To cope with narrowed profit margins and what feel like diminished horizons, they have shifted their energy and talent toward cost-cutting and retrenchment... Read the article

Success Magazine

Success Magazine: Mavericks
Now one of the premier full-service CD replication companies in the United States, Oasis CD Manufacturing began with a simple but revolutionary idea: provide independent musicians and record labels with the ability to compete in an industry dominated by a handful of enormous record companies. For the last ten years, Oasis has done just that, spurred on by the vision of its president and founder, Micah Solomon... Read the full article

One to One Magazine

One to One Magazine — Cleaning up with CDs
US-based Oasis disc manufacturing, which specializes in eco-friendly packaging, is helping to get a health message out to children this flu season. The company has teamed up with multiple Grammy-award-winning musician and children's storyteller Bill Harley in a singalong/public service announcement titled Wash Your Hands (Lávate Las Manos)... Read the full article

Berklee Today

Berklee Today -- Volume 13, Number 3: Outside the Glare of the Spotlight--Micah Solomon: creating an Oasis
Micah Solomon is an alumnus who found his place in the music-products and services sector. After nearly 11 years in business, his company, Oasis CD, is one of the largest independent-oriented CD manufacturing facilities in the nation. Read the full article

Oasis CD Manufacturing

Oasis CD Manufacturing
The Digital Age put the cost of producing high quality sound recordings within reach of an entire generation of artists. Since 1991, replicating those recordings has been the meat and potatoes business of Oasis CD Manufacturing. As a replication company, Oasis offers an unusually large range of graphic design services, innovative packaging concepts, and bleeding-edge replication technologies. Read the full article

Oasis CD Manufacturing

Oasis General Conformity Statement to Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008
Delair, NJ, February 10, 2009 –Oasis has been working aggressively with industry partners, legal and safety specialists, our suppliers, and our customers in an effort to confirm compliance with the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA) that was signed into law effective August 2008. This legislation establishes testing and compliance certification requirements for children’s products, toys, and child care articles. Read the full article

The Rock and Roll Report

The Rock And Roll Report
In a move sure to shake up and enliven the independent music landscape, Micah Solomon announced that Oasis CD Manufacturing has enlisted HostBaby, a division of CD Baby, to provide web hosting and “wizard”-based automated website design to independent musicians as the latest component of the renowned Oasis Tools of Promotion program. Read the full article

Garagespin

GarageSpin:Garage band buzz
Oasis CD Manufacturing enlisted HostBaby (a division of CD Baby) to provide web hosting and wizard-based automated website design to independent musicians. Read the full article

WAMA

Micah Solomon, founder and President of Oasis CD Manufacturing, wins EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR Wammie!
Washington Area Music Association (WAMA) is an umbrella organization of Washington area musicians, concert promoters, lawyers, recording engineers, managers, graphic artists, and related businesses working together to address areas of common concern. Read the full article