Recent Industry News

AIMP Celebrates the Holidays at the BMI Los Angeles Office


From News, posted 1.20.15. The Association of Independent Music Publishers Los Angeles chapter (AIMP LA) hosted its annual holiday mixer, awards show and benefit event at BMI’s Los Angeles office on Thursday, December 11, 2014. Guests enjoyed a delicious holiday buffet from Kensington Caterers while spirits were graciously provided by REEL MUZIK WERKS. Festive holiday… Read more...

BMI Congratulates the Winners of the 2014 Latin GRAMMY Awards


From News, posted 11.21.14. Broadcast Music, Inc. proudly applauds the winners of the 15th annual Latin GRAMMY Awards. BMI affiliates took home several prestigious awards: Calle 13 won Best Urban Music Album for MultiViral and Best Alternative Song for “El Aguante,” making them the most-awarded act in history with a total of 21 wins throughout… Read more...

BMI Composer Alexandre Desplat Wins Two World Soundtrack Honors


From News, posted 11.19.14. Broadcast Music, Inc. congratulates prolific composer Alexandre Desplat on his wins at the 2014 World Soundtrack Awards Ceremony and Concert on October 25, the closing event of the 41st Film Fest Ghent in Belgium. The awards are bestowed annually to recognize outstanding achievements in scoring music for motion pictures. Desplat won… Read more...

15th Latin GRAMMY Awards Fast Approaching


From News, posted 11.12.14. As the Latin Recording Academy celebrates its 15th year of honoring the best and brightest stars in Latin music, BMI singer-songwriters and current nominees Carlos Santana and Pitbull are slated to share the stage for the first time ever, in an act that the Academy promises will be “unforgettable.” The evening… Read more...

Antonio Sanchez Featured Composer at SCL ‘Birdman’ Screening


From News, posted 11.10.14. BMI composer and four-time GRAMMY winner Antonio Sanchez was a featured composer at the Society of Composers & Lyricists’ (SCL) screening of the Regency film Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) on Monday, November 3, at the Landmark Theater in Los Angeles, Calif. Following the screening, Sanchez participated in a… Read more...

Gloria Estefan to be Inducted Into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame


From News, posted 10.15.14. Multitalented singer-songwriter, actress, entrepreneur and BMI Icon Gloria Estefan will be inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame (LSHOF) on Saturday, October 18, at the Ritz Carlton South Beach Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida. Born in Havana, Cuba, Estefan’s career began with the Miami Sound Machine in the mid ’70s,… Read more...

Sony Pictures Entertainment Execs Visit BMI


From News, posted 10.08.14. Sony Pictures Entertainment executives met with BMI’s Distribution and Administration Services team at the Los Angeles office on Wednesday, September 17. The group discussed company updates, emerging trends in the music industry, BMI’s advocacy efforts and future plans. Read more...

BMI Executives Address AIMP Event Attendees During BMI Panel


From News, posted 9.29.14. BMI executives addressed attendees at a luncheon hosted by the Association of Independent Music Publishers (AIMP) on Thursday, September 18, 2014, at Lawry’s Prime Rib in Beverly Hills, California. Mike O’Neill, President and CEO, was joined by several members of the BMI executive team, including Alison Smith, SVP, Distribution and Administration… Read more...

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Upcoming Industry events

Nov 14 2018 52nd Annual CMA Awards: Nashville
Nov 15 2018 19th Annual Latin Grammy Awards: Las Vegas
Nov 17 2018 KEXP 90.3FM Mastering the Hustle 12: Songwriting: Seattle, WA
Dec 4 2018 California Copyright Conference Holiday Party & Annual “Apollo Awards”: Sherman Oaks, CA
Jan 6 2019 Golden Globe Awards: Los Angeles
Jan 16 2019 Mountain High Music Festival: Crested Butte, CO
Jan 17 2019 Mountain High Music Festival: Crested Butte, CO
Jan 18 2019 Mountain High Music Festival: Crested Butte, CO
Jan 19 2019 Mountain High Music Festival: Crested Butte, CO
Jan 22 2019 International Blues Challenge: Memphis, TN

Recent Industry events

Nov 13 2018 California Copyright Conference: Sherman Oaks, CA
Nov 11 2018 American Youth Symphony Presents: Raiders of the Lost Ark In Concert: Los Angeles
Oct 28 2018 Tri-State Rocks: Peekskill, NY
Oct 28 2018 Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame: Nashville
Oct 25 2018 Music Industry Toolbox: Los Angeles
Oct 18 2018 Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame: Miami, FL
Oct 18 2018 SongWriterCamp: Palm Springs, CA
Oct 17 2018 SongWriterCamp: Palm Springs, CA
Oct 16 2018 SHOF & The Grammy Museum - Chart Toppers: Today’s Star-Making Hit Songwriters: Los Angeles
Oct 16 2018 SongWriterCamp: Palm Springs, CA