NCT 127, SuperM and EXO Management Group SM Entertainment Inks Deal With CAA

Creative Artists Agency (CAA) has signed a representation deal with South Korea’s SM Entertainment, which manages K-pop stars such as NCT 127, SuperM and EXO. The agreement means that for the first time an American-based agency will represent one… Continue Reading

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After Receiving Just $98 in Soundtrack Royalties, the Creators of Spinal Tap Settle Their $400 Million Lawsuit Against Vivendi

The creators of the legendary rock mockumentary This Is Spinal Tap have settled their dispute with Universal Music Group (UMG) parent Vivendi relating to the soundtrack of the film and related recordings. The film’s creators include Harry Shearer… Continue Reading

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Trevanna Tracks Simplifies the Chaos of Film & TV Music Licensing

Spending time with Jennifer Freed, founder & CEO of Trevanna Tracks, can be a bit contagious. You suddenly start to think that all the problems plaguing music licensing for film, television, and video games can actually be solved. A longtime vet in… Continue Reading

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Top 5 Free Halloween Themed Sample Packs

As Halloween steadily approaches, it’s time to embrace all things unsettling and celebrate the darker sounding side of music production. Whether your sound design is for an eerie club track, a horror movie short or you’re just in the mood to mess around with some spooky sounds, you can’t go wrong with these free packs. From haunting ambience and […]

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Review: Q Acoustic Concept 20 Bookshelf Speakers

A wallet-friendly pair of bookshelf speakers with great sound. I was recently sent a pair of speakers from Q Acoustic. Previously, I’d tested and reviewed Q Acoustics’ 3020 and 2020 speakers and thought they were great for their respective … Continue Reading

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Pedophile Gary Glitter Isn’t Earning a Dime from ‘Joker,’ Universal Music Insists

People were understandably upset that film director Todd Phillips chose Gary Glitter’s “Rock and Roll Part 2” in his movie “Joker,” considering that Glitter is serving a 16-year sentence for child sex abuse. But those who currently own the rights to th… Continue Reading

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Tekashi 6ix9ine Docuseries Is Officially Happening — 50 Cent Executive Producing

Tekashi 6ix9ine will be the centerpiece of an upcoming docuseries — though we’re not sure how this one ends. The previously rumored Tekashi 6ix9ine docuseries is officially being made, with 50 Cent serving as the project’s executive producer.  Dependin… Continue Reading

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