Music

October 15, 2014

Warner/Chappell earns seven nominations for production music work

The inaugural Library Music Awards has nominated Warner/Chappell Production Music for seven tracks created in 2014. “We are delighted to have received seven nominations across twelve categories at The Library Music Awards,” said Randy Wachtler, Warner/Chappell Production Music President & CEO. “This truly speaks to the time and expertise that goes into producing our level […]

October 2, 2014

Milwaukee station reflects on ‘Hello’ campaign

Created in 1977, “Hello News” is one of the most successful station image campaigns ever created. “I want you to write a love song to the city,” said Frank Gari. “The lyrics had to embrace the community and embrace the people in the community. They’re working hard to make a living. They’re working hard to […]

October 2, 2014

Hit House introduces ‘Spheres’

The Hit House has released a new series of production music titled “Spheres.” The album represents a new direction and “a new soul” from The Hit House. “Like the power of crystals, music has the power to move us in truly mysterious ways. It grabs us. It lifts us high. It pulls us back down. […]

September 24, 2014

Stephen Arnold Music tees up new music for Golf Channel’s ‘Live from the Ryder Cup’

This years coverage of the Ryder Cup is unique for the Golf Channel, as they’re broadcasting Fridays matches live for the first-time ever. To help set the stage, Golf Channel turned to composer Stephen Arnold Music to create new themes for the broadcast. “Golf Channel has been working with Stephen Arnold Music for years, and […]

September 19, 2014

‘Thursday Night Football’ moves to new beat

After its recent dustup with Rihanna, CBS has switched gears for its “Thursday Night Football” theme music. “Run this Town” was supposed to open the broadcasts, with a voiceover by Don Cheadle, but the song was scrapped. CBS has updated the main open to use its “Thursday Night Football” theme by Helmut VonLichten, dubbed “TNF 32.” Listen […]

September 8, 2014

Movie composer Brian Tyler creates music for ESPN’s NFL studio shows

Brian Tyler, who has composed the original score for a string of Hollywood blockbusters and was named the Film Composer of the Year at the 2014 Cue Awards, has created new theme music for ESPN’s NFL studio shows. Tyler has composed four original scores for ESPN – show-specific scores for three of the network’s signature […]

September 4, 2014

VideoHelper releases ‘Very Many Drama’

VideoHelper released disc 48 in its series of production music this week, titled “Very Many Drama.” This disc includes a collection of “big, brash, attention-getting dramatic music that will do your fist-clenched speaking for you, loudly and clearly.” Some of the key tracks include: The impossibly busy, “attacked by a thousand bees” aural assault of […]

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; […]