New York-based producer/engineer, songwriter and music educator Illmind has wide-ranging credits extending all the way from 50...
Louis Bell's unique perspective on songwriting and production has brought massive success with acts such as Post Malone, Jess Glynne and Selena Gomez.
Dubai welcomed in 2019 with one of the biggest spectacles ever staged. Dom Jones created the epic soundtrack.
Regular readers may recall Dan Graham's SOS series on composing, arranging and selling library music for a living...
To mark its 50th anniversary, two bands have taken to the stage to pay homage to Wendy Carlos’s classic crossover album Switched-On Bach.
Together with David Guetta, French producer and composer Fred Rister created the hits that made EDM a global phenomenon.
How does a platinum-selling producer make music on a mobile device? We sit down with MeLo‑X, who found commercial success co-writing tracks on Beyoncé’s Lemonade, as he talks about the real-world advantages of making music on a phone or tablet.
We conclude our in-depth guide to the world of library music with an essential cut-out-and-keep explanation of the key words and phrases you’ll hear.
Composers need publishers. But are they there to help us, or help themselves?
Karl Marx predicted that history would repeat itself as farce — but he never saw a role for expert pop parody!
Like any way to make a living, library music has its pitfalls. We help you look out for some of the biggest!
There’s a lot of money to be made writing music for movie trailers — so you have to be good. Have you got what it takes?
A trailer can make or break a blockbuster movie, and the choice of music can make or break a trailer. Chances are that music will be library music...
Success in the library music world is partly about who you know — so get out there and get to know people!
How can you ensure that your library music hits the spot? What better way to find out than to ask the people who buy it!
Successful library music writers are efficient, productive and reliable as well as musical — all skills you can develop too.
Our major new series explains how to harness the power of today’s virtual orchestral instruments.
We saw last month that library music can provide composers with a good income. This month, we explain how that income is generated.
Registration for B-Side Project 2017 is officially open, marking the seventh consecutive year of the...
Production music is rarely glamorous, but it can be very lucrative. In the first of a major new series, we explain how to get your foot in the door.
Dutch electronic producer Tom Holkenborg, aka Junkie XL, has turned his hand to documentaries in the shape of Distance Between Dreams, which follows iconic surfer Ian Walsh.
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