Music

July 21, 2015

Production Music Association announces moderators and panelists for upcoming convention

The Production Music Association, the advocate for the production music industry, has announced the first round of moderators and panelists who will be featured in sessions during PMA’s Second Annual Production Music Conference.

July 21, 2015

‘PBS NewsHour’ retunes theme music

Along with its new set and graphics, viewers of “PBS NewsHour” likely noticed a new sound for the broadcast.

July 17, 2015

‘PBS NewsHour’ to debut new look

PBS’s “NewsHour” is planning a complete overhaul of its set, graphics and music.

July 2, 2015

Warner/Chappell takes home the gold at PromaxBDA

Warner/Chappell Production Music took home a gold PromaxBDA Local Award for its custom music track for “Get Your Fix on TV36.”

July 1, 2015

Production Music Association launches industry ‘Mark Awards’

The Production Music Association, the non profit organization representing the production music industry, has announced its first annual “Mark Awards” for Excellence in Production Music.

June 24, 2015

Composer James Horner dies in plane crash

Well known for his musical score for “Titanic,” composer James Horner died when his plane crashed in Southern California this week.

June 19, 2015

Hit House taps into ‘Epic Funny Bone’ with new release

The Hit House, a production music company, has launched “Epic Funny Bone The Third: Orchestral Escapades,” which features orchestral tracks packed with mystery, energy and excitement.

June 19, 2015

Brian Tyler composes regal theme for Fox U.S. Open coverage

Hollywood composer Brian Tyler continues to write themes for sporting’s biggest broadcasts, this time working with Fox Sports on a new theme for the U.S. Open.

June 5, 2015

Stephen Arnold Music creates themes for 5 CCTV channels

CCTV rebranded five of its international channels this year with sonic brands from Stephen Arnold Music.

May 4, 2015

What ‘Star Wars’ sounds like without NBC News theme composer’s score

In case you’ve been completely cut off from social media the past few hours, today is Star Wars day. And John Williams, the iconic composer also behind the NBC News theme, scored the Star Wars films.