What is Metadata Music Publishing

Often times we are asked. What is metadata music publishing. For many musicians and songwriters the concept of metadata is a mystery among further mysteries. But it really doesn’t have to be that complicated. Metadata is data about the song. Because people cannot physically see who owns the song because they are listening to it, […]

By |February 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Grammy Nominees for Visual Media 2018

Hollywood Songwriters would like to give a genuinely enthusiastic congratulations to the many talented individuals who were nominated at the 2018 Grammy Awards.
Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media

Kristen Lane for Baby Driver

David Jordan for Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol.2 Mix Vol. 2

Danielle Diego & Anton Monsted for Hidden Figures

Stephen Gizicki for La La Land

Disney’s Music […]

By |December 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Composing Songs For Hollywood Genres

Our focus here at Hollywood Songwriters is the composition of music designed for the movie, tv and video games industries. We also partner with top independent advertising agencies to produce high quality music for licensing on commercial projects.

Horror movies – Hollywood Songwriters Songs For Horror 2018 catalogue offers independent film companies pre-cleared music for Horror film […]

By |November 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Acquiring Music For Film

Music is an important element to many of our favorite films. Every independent film project should take some time to ask themselves what they are going to do about the music department and the acquiring of licenses for their film. Obtaining proper licenses for popular prerecorded material can be very expensive. Consider this when developing out […]

By |August 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is the Cue Sheet?

Often times, we are asked about the importance of the cue sheet. Your PRO (Performing Rights Organization) will use the cue sheet to keep a data log of when you should be paid from past or current projects. The music supervisor, coordinator or administrator will be responsible for preparation of the cue sheet based on information […]

By |August 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What Are Music Royalties and How To Collect Them

By |August 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Americana Music Needed For Commercial

Americana style music needed for commercial currently in production. Timeless folk singer/songwriter. Style and mood is mid-america timeless with an up beat drive to it.

Americana Music Commercial Placement

Commercial productions searching for Americana music for licensing look to Hollywood Songwriters for the best options in today’s music industry.

By |July 6th, 2017|TV Film Commercial Music, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Role Of The Publicist

Hollywood Songwriter partners with music publicists and music journalists in Los Angeles California and internationally to assist songwriters with expanding their press and publicity.
What is the difference between PR Relations, Press and Publicity?

It’s a marathon, not a sprint.
It’s luck.

There are different levels of success. From the local press to the international press. Celebrate!

Phone […]

By |March 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Songwriters Guide To SXSW

SXSW in 2017 and the focus of music, songwriting and music publishing as well as the business of the music industry.

The evolution of the music publishing industry. What does the future hold for the music publishing industry and how are music publishing companies being creative in order to create income and revenue sources.

Publishing Rights

New Revenue […]

By |February 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments


The 2017 Sundance Film Festival includes many films that prominently feature the music of ASCAP’s composer and songwriter members. ASCAP composers and foreign affiliates who have scored Festival films this year include:

Eryck Abecassis (In Loco Parentis) – http://www.eryckabecassis.com/
Baris Akardere (Don’t Swallow My Heart, Alligator Girl!) – https://www.facebook.com/barisakardere
Rob Amjarv (Joshua — Teenager vs Superpower), http://www.stringtheoryproductions.com/about/bios/robert-amjarv/
Kristian Eidnes […]

By |January 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments