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The theme of today’s news on the inter webs seems to be that older musicians have given up, lucrative musicians are riding high, and younger…
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Forget Freud. Forget Jung. The Hit House Takes "Neurotic" To A Whole New Level With Release Of The "Neurotic Re:Action" Album Top music production company,…
Friday, 06 June 2014 00:00

Riptide Names Adam Wolf as VP of Sync

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In March we shared SonicScoop’s news of the Riptide Music/Pigfactory merger; now we bring you news of their new VP of Synchronization, Adam Wolf. RMG…
Thursday, 05 June 2014 00:00

TwoDots and Blend Remix Contest

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Dots is like the adult version of Candy Crush that additionally combats the onset of Alzheimer’s…which basically means it’s not like Candy Crush at all…
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It's a jungle out there! Especially for artists, composers, producers, music houses, and publishers who need to successfully navigate the ever-changing professional terrain. Fortunately for…
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Prominent independent music publisher and production music library Black Toast Music is enjoying major movie success during Summer 2014 with placements in three new, high…
Wednesday, 04 June 2014 00:00

MusicAlly: Youtube vs. The Indies

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Last week the researchers at MusicAlly covered the “latest public row between the music industry and Google, in the form of independent label bodies attacking…
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Last Friday marked the 15th annual (now bi-annual) celebration of the Golden Trailer Awards, and the guys over at Variety noticed a trend that we…
Monday, 02 June 2014 00:00

The British Are Coming! Round 2

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An unfitting moniker, as the Brits are now not just arriving but simply stopping by for a visit in the market they’ve already taken by…
Friday, 30 May 2014 00:00

Primary Wave Signs The Go-Go’s

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Ahead of their upcoming Summer “Replay America” tour, the iconic 80’s girl group, The Go-Go’s, have signed a new management deal with Primary Wave Music.…
Thursday, 29 May 2014 00:00

PMA: Production Music Conference

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The talented team of production music advocates at the Production Music Association (PMA) have just announced “The first ever conference dedicated to production music.” The…
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It’s finally here! The Hollywood Reporter announced yesterday the official launch of the Billboard Twitter Real-Time charts. The charts will reportedly track “U.S. music conversations…
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“Once upon a time, a band allowing music to be licensed for use in adverts was considered a heinous act of creative amorality. Nowadays, does…
Sunday, 25 May 2014 00:00

Beats of the Beautiful Game

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In preparation for the World Cup (kicking off in June), Pepsi is releasing the first ever “visual soundtrack” that will — according to Variety —…
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Have you been keeping up with all the action at Cannes? If not, have no fear, The Hollywood Reporter is here — er, there. Anyway,…
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The Foo Fighters have just announced they will release an “As-yet untitled HBO series to accompany their eighth album and 20th Anniversary.” According to Variety,…
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Earlier this month, Nashville based music house Hummingbird Productions announced their upcoming involvement with not just one, but three very exciting projects. In the announcement,…
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Popular news network, CNN, has just launched a new addition to its prime time nightly lineup entitled “CNN Tonight.” The show features a live hour…
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Earlier this month, Santa Monica based The Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Shop announced the UK’s Daniel Suett as the “Hans Zimmer Wants You!!” contest winner.…
Friday, 16 May 2014 00:00

Paris Sync Summit: Mary Ramos

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Last month (April 14-15) we promo’ed the famous Paris Sync Summit mentioning some of the great keynotes who would be sharing their expertise. One such…
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You’re more than likely already quite familiar with the infamous website WikiLeaks and its credited founder, Julian Assange, and you’ve probably already seen trailers for…
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Kobalt Music Group, known for their label, publishing, and sync services recently launched two new services to aid in royalty collection for their artists and…
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It was definitely a day to be proud of being in the sound-for-picture game. The 2nd AMP Awards for Music and Sound, sponsored by the…
Wednesday, 07 May 2014 00:00

Snapchat Announcement

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On May 1 the popular “disappearing pictures” app, SnapChat, unveiled some exciting updates to its service, most notably the ability to send disappearing non-picture messages.…
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The Pixies recently released their first full-length album in twenty-three years, you can imagine fans were overjoyed. Capitalizing on the nostalgic/retro (depending on your age)…
Monday, 05 May 2014 00:00

Hypebot: ASCAP Expo Summary

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Two weeks ago ASCAP held their annual music expo at LA’s Hollywood Hotel, and while you might not have been able to attend, Hypebot provides…
Thursday, 01 May 2014 00:00

Music Biz 2014: Beyond The Jingle

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Can you believe its May?! We can’t either. Despite our sincerest attempts to slow its forthcoming, it’s here. It’s not all bad though, because next…
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  The UK-based “Independent Music Consultants” at Record Play have blossomed from a small sole proprietorship into a booming global licensing firm. Lately most of…
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One of the most glamorous events in music supervision is on the way to New York City. The Association of Music Producers (AMP) will hold…
Monday, 28 April 2014 00:00

Shakespeare's Birthday Celebrations

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The internet’s reaction to Shakespeare’s birthday/christening last weekend was amazing; there was the hilarious #Shakespearebands encouraged by CBC music in Canada, BuzzFeed gave us 23…
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According to film-news.co.uk, famed Rock of Ages producer Matthew Weaver has “acquired the theatrical stage rights to the TV show from Soul Train Holdings LLC,”…
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In this week’s oddball licensing news, Universal has launched a music streaming service in collaboration with the UK’s family fitness organization, David Lloyd. Our friends…
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David Fincher and Oscar-winning compositional team Trent Reznor and Atticus Rose are joining forces again for this Fall’s much anticipated thriller Gone Girl. The trailer,…
Tuesday, 22 April 2014 00:00

Stereogum: Sprint Rips off The Cure

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  If you watch any primetime television, or television at all, you’ve probably seen Sprint’s latest “Framily” commercial featuring a hipster-goth who calls himself “Gor-don.”…
Monday, 21 April 2014 00:00

"The Fault In Our Stars" Soundtrack

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Wow! Before Divergent’s lackluster film could even be forgotten, Shailene Woodley’s next young-girl-finds-herself film The Fault in Our Stars is being flaunted all over the…
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