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A Conversation with Channel Tres

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From News, posted 6.15.22. Fresh off two incredible performances at Coachella Music Festival in Indio, CA, Channel Tres has been having quite the moment. Hailing from Compton, Channel developed his love of music at an early age, experiencing a wide selection of musical styles as a child. Having since realized his ambition to become a… Read more...


21 Dance Music Collaborations of 2021 You Should Know

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From News, posted 12.14.21. While we’ve had to physically distance ourselves from one another over the past two years, some artists have still managed to come together and collaborate on amazing music. As the saying goes, “Absence makes the heart grow fonder,” and in this case “distance” had the same effect. We couldn’t be happier… Read more...


A Conversation With Sam Bruno

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From News, posted 9.07.21. It’s been a wild ride for Sam Bruno. While currently renowned for her sultry, hip-hop-inflected electronic dance pop, the Arizona native started off singing in church, honing her burgeoning musical skills on piano and ukulele. Taking her musical abilities and songwriting chops to the next stage, Bruno built herself a home… Read more...


The Man in the Moving Castle: A Conversation with Artist Manager Brett Blackman

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From News, posted 6.01.21. More than a manager, Brett Blackman, CEO of URL2IRL, is a tireless evangelizer. Working with emerging names in electronic dance music like Hotel Garuda, Manila Killa, AOBeats, Slow Magic and Goldroom and establishing his own forward-thinking record label, Moving Castle Music, Blackman provides hands-on artist management and brand development, plus acts… Read more...


From Side to Side: A Conversation with GRAMMY-Nominees SIDEPIECE

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From News, posted 2.19.21. The brainchild of two friends and innovators who came together out of their mutual love of house music and the thrill of collaboration, SIDEPIECE hit the rave scene like a hammer, in the last two years, combining the skills of producers Party Favor (also known as Dylan Ragland) and Nitti Gritti… Read more...


Movement & Progression: A Conversation With Le Youth

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From News, posted 10.08.20. Wes James, better known as Le Youth, sits down with BMI to discuss details about how he’s handling quarantine and crafting his new sound. Le Youth mentions dropping new music, his label and event brand, PRGRSSN Records, and what he’s looking forward to next. BMI is excited to have him as… Read more...


Reaching the “Clicking Point”: 10 Tips from Morgan Page

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From News, posted 1.02.20. As a GRAMMY-nominated DJ, producer and songwriter who has toured around the world, Morgan Page has experienced quite a bit and learned a few tricks of the trade. During his momentous two-decade career, Page has written songs with a diverse list of notables including Tegan & Sara, Greg Laswell, and Andy… Read more...


Catching Up with CADE

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From News, posted 10.01.19. Tampa-native Ultra Music/Sony recording artist and BMI songwriter, CADE, has accomplished a great deal in a short amount of time. Recently turning 23, CADE has already accumulated hundreds of millions of streams for his songs on Spotify and collaborated with the likes of Cheat Codes, DESIIGNER, Jennifer Lopez, Lauv, Lil Aaron,… Read more...


Methods of a Modern Day Manager: In Conversation with Kevin Wolff

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From News, posted 7.09.19. As manager of artists ranging from Rancid, The Interrupters and Blink-182 through to Dirt Nasty, The Glitch Mob and Elohim, Kevin Wolff has shrewdly overseen a diverse stable of music creators and helped each push the envelope and establish themselves in the competitive music marketplace. First via Deckstar and then through… Read more...


Mad Decent Advice: Nathan Olivas, A&R for Mad Decent Publishing, Shares Tips to Navigating the Industry

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From News, posted 4.05.19. The brainchild of renowned DJ and producer Diplo, Mad Decent is a formidably influential, Los-Angeles-based record label that has been shaping the trajectory of dance music since 2006. What started as Diplo’s pet project to highlight genre-blurring, underground sounds has become a musically eclectic powerhouse that continues to innovate and inform… Read more...


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