December 2, 2014

Vintage music now available for productions

Riptide Music Group announced this week new catalogs of music which feature classic 60’s vintage music for film, TV and commercials. “We are very happy to associate with Riptide Music, a great company with a great team. We are very excited to see our catalog’s music, now in its 45th year, being serviced directly to […]

December 1, 2014

VideoHelper releases upbeat, ‘simplified’ album

VideoHelper released its newest album of production music last week, “SIMPLIFIED:positive,” which features simpler tracks. “Many of you have been asking us for simpler-sounding tracks with a limited number of elements, which still have the Videohelper feel and function,” said the companies email about the album. “So we listened. Pretty much.” VideoHelper plans two additional […]

November 11, 2014

Hit House introduces upbeat, quirky album “Funny Bone Ate”

Production music company, The Hit House has released a new music album entitled “Funny Bone Ate.” “For those projects out there seeking exciting and unique new music, look no further – your fortunes have been granted,” said Sally House of The Hit House, “Let’s face it – just like with a fortune cookie, what matters […]

November 4, 2014

Tom Brokaw’s iPhone goes off during ‘Vote!’ coverage

Did MSNBC get a new projection stinger that sounds an awful lot like the iPhone alarm? Nah, that’s just Tom Brokaw‘s iPhone going off on live TV: Correction: An earlier headline on this post identified the coverage as “Decision 2014″ when that branding is only used for NBC News proper and not MSNBC.

November 4, 2014

VideoHelper launches new website

VideoHelper, a production music company, has launched a new mobile optimized website. The site combines two previous sites, giving users the ability to search and license tracks. VH has posted a set of tutorial videos showcasing how the site works.    

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 […]