When people hear this phrase most think of doing something incredibly well. Maybe they’re driving a golf ball 300 yards, picking up ladies at the bar, or are having a hair day so epic, so flawless, they can’t help but feel like the sassiest gal in town (I love feelin’ sassy!). All of these … [Read more...] about Crushing It.
The C-levels at a music publisher I used to work at would drop by my cube once every few days. All nice people, they did their best to be friendly when asking "working on anything big?" They'd ask that question because I was the person who had developed a system and brought in deals (licenses … [Read more...] about Here’s Why Your Label Isn’t Getting More Syncs
I used to think music publishers were just big music companies that owned songs. Then I found out McDonald's is a music publisher and things got interesting... Everyone knows there’s money to be had with placing music in advertising, but many people may not know exactly why it’s such a boon. … [Read more...] about Why Every Brand Should Follow McDonald’s Golden Example In Music Publishing.
Last year the music publisher I worked at got lucky. We landed the new Daft Punk album. EVERYONE wanted "Get Lucky." We had so many requests pouring in for this song, so many brands and agencies went after this thing (or something that sounds like it) you just wouldn't believe it. All of … [Read more...] about Brands Want The Latest Hit, But Are Any Brave Enough Find It?