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Indie Spotlight: AJR

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From News, posted 5.05.17 An indie-pop band of brothers with an Ivy League pedigree, AJR stands for Adam, Jack and Ryan Met, a Columbia University alum, junior and freshman, they’re packing rooms across the country with their contagious energy and irresistible tracks. They got their start a decade ago busking in the streets of… Read more...


BMI Singer-Songwriter Toby Lightman Lights Up Retail Conference

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From News, posted 7.27.15 This year’s Eastern States Retail Association Conference featured an appearance by BMI singer-songwriter Toby Lightman. The New York-based artist, who has opened for the likes of Prince, Rob Thomas, Gavin DeGraw and Train and appeared on the Today Show, Late Night With Conan O’Brian and the Late Show with David… Read more...


Indie Spotlight: Hailey Knox

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From News, posted 6.12.15 Her soulful voice may very well evoke Beyoncé and Rihanna, but 16-year-old Hailey Knox has a sound all her own. And like most stars of her generation, she didn’t wait for a record label to create an audience for her; she amassed one independently by doing inventive covers on Read more...


D’Mile Produces Tracks for GRAMMY-nominated Album

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From News, posted 2.10.15 Singer-songwriter-producer Dernst Emile II, aka D’Mile, expressed his musical talents early. At the age of six, he ably performed pieces from the book, Hanon: The Virtuoso Pianist in Sixty Exercises. From there, he mastered the acoustic, bass and electric guitars and drums. His classical training (instilled by his father, Dernst… Read more...


BMI Congratulates its GRAMMY Nominees

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From News, posted 12.23.14 Broadcast Music, Inc. writers have a lot to celebrate following the announcement of the 2015 GRAMMY nominations. The winners will be revealed during the 57th annual GRAMMY awards, held in the Staples Center in Los Angeles and broadcast live February 8, 2015 on CBS. BMI writers are present in nominations… Read more...


Indie Spotlight: Toby Lightman

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From News, posted 11.06.14 Toby Lightman’s expansive musical history is featured on many of TV’s top shows, including Bones, One Tree Hill, Vampire Diaries, 90210 and movies such as What’s Your Number and P.S. I Love You. From her major label debut in 2004 to her current independent spirit, Lightman has mastered her own… Read more...


Introducing Jonathan Keyes of the Blind Scuba Divers

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From MusicWorld, posted 7.28.14 What is the soundtrack to fun? With summer in full swing, it’s an important question and one that Jonathan Keyes is intent on answering via his new collaborative project, the Blind Scuba Divers. Much like Beastie Boys, Keyes’ project contains a high dose of YOLOism in each BPM. With titles… Read more...


10 Questions With Dan Licht

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From MusicWorld, posted 7.28.14 For years, BMI composer Dan Licht’s appetite for novel sounds propelled him from one musical discipline to the next. But as he tells it, that bank of knowledge didn’t totally click together until he tried his hand at composing for the big screen—a suggestion that came from his former classmate,… Read more...


Fall Out Boy Releases Highly Anticipated New Album on Island Records

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From MusicWorld, posted 4.29.05 On May 3rd, Island recording group Fall Out Boy - named one of the “10 Artists To Watch” by Rolling Stone - released its hotly anticipated major label debut, From Under The Cork Tree. Already tipped off as one of the “Most Anticipated Releases of 2005” by Alternative Press in… Read more...


Wilshire

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From MusicWorld, posted 12.08.03 It's hard enough keeping a marriage together, let alone one in which husband and wife are partners in a rock group. That's the task for the singer/songwriter duo of Micah and Lori Wilshire (rhymes with "fire"), whose debut album, New Universe , on Columbia Records, has spawned the multi-format… Read more...


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