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Industry News (ongoing online radio survey)

Music Available for Licensing (royalty-free theatrical use)

Artists Representation for Music Licensing

Online Environment Creation

Licensing Resources

Artist Sites/Services


Apple (Mac computers)

Avid (Media Composer NLE editing system, more):

Digidesign (Pro Tools):

Mark of the Unicorn a.k.a MOTU (896 audio interface, MIDI Timepiece AV, more):


Adobe (Premiere NLE editing system, AfterEffects graphics/compositing, more):

Alias Wavefront (Maya graphics/compositing):

Apple (iTunes, Garageband, Final Cut Studio, more):

Cakewalk (Sonar DAW, more):

Discreet (Video graphics system)

Filemaker (computer database application):

Mark of the Unicorn a.k.a MOTU (Digital Performer):

MasterClick (Innovative Video/Music Tempo Timing Program)

Media 100 (Video NLE solution):

Msoft (Music/FX management applications including ServerSound, MusicCue, more):

Primesounds (online loops/FX library):

SmartSound (composing tools)

Softimage (Graphics/compositing):

Sony (Soundforge, Vegas Pro and more):

Steinberg (Cubase, Nuendo, WaveLab):

Sonicbids (receive music submissions via online Electronic Press Kits):

Sonomic (large online loops/FX library):

Transmedia Exchange (Online media production):

Verance (Digital watermarking):

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    My company licenses songs and seeks songs to be licensed for films, TV and Commercials and thus I have worked with many people in the licensing industry and discovered there is a wide range and degree of service and quality when you seek songs.

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