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BMI and NYU Present Music in Advertising Workshop

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From News, posted 8.03.15. Broadcast Music, Inc., in partnership with NYU Steinhardt, presented its annual NYU/BMI Music in Advertising Workshop, an intensive three-day seminar dedicated to the business and techniques of composing and producing music for advertising and corporate branding. Held July 24-26 at New York University in Greenwich Village, the workshop… Read more...


BMI Bulletin Board: July

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From MusicWorld, posted 7.27.15. Jason Blume Songwriting Workshop: Nashville BMI’s popular Songwriters’ Workshop Series in Nashville is held monthly under the tutelage of hit songwriter and best-selling author Jason Blume. When: August 11, September 15, 2015, 12:30 - 4:30 PM. Where: BMI’s Nashville offices (10 Music Square East, Nashville, TN) Who:… Read more...


The Art of Rewriting Songs

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From MusicWorld, posted 7.27.15. It’s been said that great songs are rarely written—they are rewritten. Sometimes magic happens and we get a “gift”—a first draft of a song that truly needs no polishing. But more often, successful songwriters have to dig to find those gems. What is the chance that every word and every… Read more...


BMI Hosts NYU’s High School Academy Songwriting Camp at NY Office

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From News, posted 7.23.15. BMI recently hosted students from New York University’s High School Academy Songwriting Camp at the Company’s New York office, giving the students the opportunity to meet and gain insight from Keith D’Arcy of Songs Music Publishing. BMI songwriter Larry Dvoskin is the program instructor, providing opportunities like these to future… Read more...


BMI’s Verano Alternativo Showcase Celebrates Varied Sounds of Latin Music

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From News, posted 7.21.15. BMI’s return of its highly successful Latin music showcase, Verano Alternativo, held July 7 at The Bowery Electric in NYC, featured a bevy of original, multitalented singer-songwriters. Although reared on traditional Latin sounds, these performers provided a blend of hip-hop, rock and dance rhythms unique to their individual styles. The… Read more...


Congresswoman Louise Slaughter of New York Signs on to Support Songwriter Equity Act

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From News, posted 7.09.15. BMI affiliates in upstate New York and across America will be pleased to hear that Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (D-NY-25) (@LouiseSlaughter) has joined lead Democratic cosponsor Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY-8) (@RepJeffries) in supporting H.R. 1283, the Songwriter Equity Act of 2015. The bill, which was reintroduced in March by… Read more...


BMI Writers Take More Than 54% of 2015 BETs

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From News, posted 7.01.15. The 15th annual BET Awards, which celebrate stars from music, television, radio, film and sports, was held at the Microsoft Theater in downtown LA on Sunday, June 28, with BMI superstars taking home more than 54% of the music category awards. In addition, BMI songwriter Janet Jackson was presented with… Read more...


BMI Congratulates its 2015 Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees and Honorees

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From News, posted 6.30.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. is proud to congratulate its Songwriters Hall of Fame inductees, Bobby Braddock, Willie Dixon, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper and Linda Perry, who together made up the majority of this year’s class of inductions into the Songwriters Hall of Fame on June 18, 2015. Congratulations also go to… Read more...


BMI Composer Junkie XL Launches New Video Tutorial Series

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From News, posted 6.30.15. BMI composer/artist Tom Holkenborg, also known as Junkie XL, renowned for his collaborations with Depeche Mode, Justin Timberlake and Coldplay, his video game music, and scoring films such as Mad Max: Fury Road, 300:Rise of an Empire and Divergent, recently launched a web tutorial series for aspiring musicians,… Read more...


BMI Congratulates UJA-Federation Music Visionary Awards Honorees

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From News, posted 6.29.15. BMI Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs, Pamela Williams, and Vice President, Writer-Publisher and Industry Relations, Charlie Feldman, helped support the UJA-Federation Music Visionary Awards Honorees, Monte and Avery Lipman, at the organization’s luncheon last Wednesday at the Pierre Hotel in NYC. The brothers are Chairman/CEO and President/COO of Republic… Read more...


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