In season 2 of Mad Men, Sterling Cooper advertising agency brings in two young creative superstars to help Martinson Coffee – an old iconic brand – reach a younger audience. Here’s the dialog: “We don’t want to be told what to do,” says the hip, twenty-something copywriter. “That’s over. We want to find things for […]

We have over 50,000 tracks covering every genre of music on MusicRevolution.com (www.musicrevolution.com). This week’s featured track is “Summer’s Gone” by Reel People Music. This is a dreamy, sentimental track featuring the acoustic guitar and harmonica that is perfect for advertising and film use. “Summer’s Gone” (#00027025) http://www.musicrevolution.com/royalty-free-music-track/00027025/summer-s-gone Track Description— “Summer’s Gone” — Late September afternoon when […]

Most of us know how “runners high” works. After an intense workout, our bodies produce endorphins. Then those “feel good” chemicals pump through our veins while our muscles heal. We feel achy, but we’re grinning. Free anti-depressants! But did you know that laughter – which has absolutely nothing to do with working out – is […]

We have over 50,000 tracks covering every genre of music on MusicRevolution.com (www.musicrevolution.com). This week’s featured track is “A Walk In The Sunshine” by Graham Trust. This is a bright, breezy, bouncy and impossibly catchy track that is perfect for advertising and broadcast programming. “A Walk In The Sunshine” (#00857625) (vocal version) http://www.musicrevolution.com/royalty-free-music-track/00857625/a-walk-in-the-sunshine “A Walk In The […]

If you’ve ever felt like your music composition career is stalling because of things beyond your control, read the below article by Michael A. Levine. Levine worked with Oscar-winning film composer Hans Zimmer for 13 years. For those of us who heard Zimmer’s simplistic film score to Thelma and Louise; then wrote him off as […]

We have over 50,000 tracks covering every genre of music on MusicRevolution.com (www.musicrevolution.com). This week’s featured track, which is also new to MusicRevolution.com, is “Love Train” by Anthony Alleeson. This is a smooth, sultry, dreamy track that is perfect for broadcast programming and advertising. “Love Train” (#03560393) http://www.musicrevolution.com/royalty-free-music-track/03560393/love-train Track Description— “Love Train” — A melodic, happy, smooth, […]

I once had a steady gig playing piano at a Sunday brunch on a military base. I was never happy with my pay, so after a few months I met with the club manager to politely asked for a raise. “We can’t do that,” he said. “And in fact, next weekend will be your last […]

We have over 50,000 tracks covering every genre of music on MusicRevolution.com (www.musicrevolution.com). This week’s featured track is “Words Often Fail” by Alex Grant. This is a sentimental, inspiring, piano track that is perfect for broadcast programming– a beautiful piano solo. “Words Often Fail” (#00001433) http://www.musicrevolution.com/royalty-free-music-track/00001433/words-often-fail Track Description— “Words Often Fail” — Sentimental, inspiring, moving, warm piano […]

We have over 50,000 tracks covering every genre of music on MusicRevolution.com (www.musicrevolution.com). This week’s featured track is “Calling And Calling” by B.L.R. This is a dreamy, sensual, exotic track that is perfect for projects that need the sound of high fashion, luxury, exotic destinations, mystery, intrigue, sensual, travel or espionage. “Calling and Calling” (#01708264) http://www.musicrevolution.com/royalty-free-music-track/01708264/calling-and-calling Track […]

My latest binge has been “The Defiant Ones” on HBO, an edgy documentary that profiles the career paths of music moguls Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre. These are the men who brought you Nine Inch Nails, Snoop Dog, Ice Cube, Tupac Shakur, Lady Gaga, Eminem, 50 Cent, Kendrick Lamar, Katy Perry and more. Gangsta rap […]