August 18, 2014

SEC Network marches to fight songs from Warner/Chappell

Warner/Chappell Production Music helped launch the SEC Network with new fight songs for each of the networks schools. The songs feature each university’s signature fight song. “What an honor is was to work on such iconic fight songs for the launch of the SEC Network. We worked diligently to capture the essence of each song and […]

August 7, 2014

‘Today’ anchor jams NBC News theme on ‘Tonight’

NBC News‘ Lester Holt took advantage of being a guest on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” by jamming out to NBC News theme song with the show’s house band. Holt joined the band and strummed out a portion of “The Mission,” the theme song for NBC News written in 1985 by famed movie composer […]

June 26, 2014

Stephen Arnold Music names VP of strategy, vision management

Stephen Arnold Music has named Scott Saldinger vice president of strategy and vision management. Saldinger brings over two decades of experience in media production, marketing and sales to his new post at . Saldinger joins from KXAS-TV, the NBC O&O in Dallas, where he was business development account manager. He also also worked at KDFW-TV Dallas; […]

June 12, 2014

ESPN debuts World Cup theme music from Warner/Chappell

Warner/Chappell Production Music has created a new theme and music package for the 2014 FIFA World Cup to be broadcast on ESPN. Warner/Chappell Production Music produced over 150 tracks overall at their state-of-the-art studios in Salt Lake City, UT. Featuring a modified theme from the 2010 FIFA World Cup, Warner/Chappell Production Music created new opens, […]

June 12, 2014

Riptide ONE launches with new curated music source

Riptide Music Group,a Los Angeles-based music sync licensing and publishing company, has created “Riptide ONE,” an exclusively-represented, one-stop music catalog. Riptide ONE is a carefully curated commercial song and big-screen trailer music catalog from active, award-winning bands, indie artists, producers, and record labels. Said Rich Goldman, president of Riptide Music Group, “The Riptide ONE catalog […]

June 4, 2014

The Hit House releases ‘NEUROTIC RE:ACTION’ production music

Production music company The Hit House has released the fourth entry in its successful “RE:ACTION” production music library: “NEUROTIC RE:ACTION.” “You download the tracks. You hit play. And you have a reaction. Sometimes it’s crazy. Sometimes it’s insane. Sometimes it’s just what the doctor ordered. We’re thrilled to be introducing our most intense action library […]

May 14, 2014

‘CNN Tonight’ debuts with theme from Stephen Arnold Music

Stephen Arnold Music recently worked with CNN to compose the music for “CNN Tonight,” creating a contemporary package for the program. “There’s a large audience watching live news programming at night – this is prime viewing time for any network,” said Chad Cook, VP/Creative Director of Stephen Arnold Music. “The theme for this show had […]

March 20, 2014

‘This American Life’ looks into the ‘Hello’ campaign

There’s a feeling in the air, that you can’t get anywhere… except in Calgary. Well, most people know the first part, the opening line of the “Hello” image campaign by Frank Gari of Gari Media Group. It inspired pride and camaraderie in Calgary, Canada. So much so, that “This American Life” host Ira Glass looked into the campaign. […]

March 19, 2014

VideoHelper releases three new discs of narrative sound design

Production music house VideoHelper has released three new discs of its popular Modules series. Disc six, seven and eight include a new addition of rhythmic beds and multiple variations: musical alternates, drones and rises. With the addition of these new elements, Modules is now a complete creative toolkit to create promotions, trailers and show opens.

March 17, 2014

Savannah Guthrie uses familiar tune to announce pregnancy

“Today Show” co-host Savannah Guthrie was married over the weekend. The most interesting part of the wedding? The NBC News Special Report during the reception: