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Sync, Artist Development & Music Business Challenges (featuring Rachel Komar) creative music license your music music business music licensing sync music Sep 29, 2021

Jody interviews Music Licensing Rep & Artist Advocate, Rachel Komar to get her take on today's Music Business challenges and how to overcome struggles artists have to deal with.

Rachel Komar has over two decades of experience in Music, Music Supervision and Visual Media and is known for her...

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LLC vs S-Corp (Which One Is Better?) exploit your music license your music music business sync music Sep 15, 2021

Once you're earning money from Licensing Your Music, you'll need to decide what type of business you want to form. In today's episode, we'll discuss the key differences between an LLC, an S-Corp and a Sole Proprietorship.

Jody Friedman is a Music Supervisor for Film, TV and Ads. In 2020, he made...

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Learn The Business of Music Licensing license your music music licensing music supervisor sync Sep 01, 2021

Today, I want to talk to you about why it's so important to learn the business of Music Licensing before pitching your music. Are you ready? Let's dive in!

Jody Friedman is a Music Supervisor for Film, TV and Ads. In 2020, he made it his mission to be of service to indie artists and launched ...

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It All Starts With The Song (featuring Songwriting Mentor, Judy Stakee) music music business music licensing songwriter Aug 18, 2021

In today's episode, Jody interviews his songwriting mentor, author & speaker, and former VP of Creative for Warner-Chappell, Judy Stakee about the songwriting process and what it takes to write a great song.

Jody Friedman is a Music Supervisor for Film, TV and Ads. In 2020, he made it his...

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How To License Your Music for Film Festivals film film festivals music licensing Aug 04, 2021

Every independent filmmaker needs music and they have to find it from somewhere. Usually they want bands they cannot afford and this is why its the perfect oppportunity to offer them quality music at an affordable rate. Today, we'll discuss how you can license your music for Films premiering at...

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Are you a Hobbyist or a Careerist? artist careerist composer fan hobbyist licensing producer Jul 21, 2021

Early on in our lives, we form attachments to music and there are three ways that you can go in terms of your relationship with music. Join Jody Friedman today, as he'll discuss this and help you identify if you're a "hobbyist" or a "careerist".

Jody Friedman is a Music Supervisor for...

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Why You Should Join The Production Music Association (feat. Morgan Mcknight) artist composer international licensing producer production music world tour Jul 07, 2021

Without the PMA, I would not have my international team of sub-publishers around the World shopping my catalog!

Today, we'll speak with executive director, Morgan Mcknight, about the benefits of joining the Production Music Association. Jody Friedman is a Music Supervisor for Film, TV and...

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Tapping Into Your Sixth Sense When Songwriting creative music licensing music business music licensing Jun 23, 2021

Tapping Into Your Sixth Sense When Songwriting. Jody interviews creative psychic and songwriter, Laura Michelle Powers about utilizing and accessing that '6th' sense when writing songs.

Jody Friedman is a Music Supervisor for Film, TV and Ads. In 2020, he made it his mission to be of...

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Plugin Review | Cinematic Studio Strings Walkthrough composer plugin producer product review strings violin Jun 16, 2021

When it comes to Strings, your choice of plugin really does matter. Today, I'd like to take you on a walkthrough of one of my favorite Strings plugins, Cinematic Studio Strings. I hope this review is helpful!

 

Jody Friedman is a Music Supervisor for Film, TV and Ads. In 2020, he made it his...

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Embrace Who You Are to Find Your True Purpose artist composer destiny licensing producer true purpose Jun 09, 2021

Once you truly embrace who you are and are doing what you’re meant to be doing with your life, amazing things start to happen!

In today's episode, I'll be going over why this is so important and we’ll discuss ways that can really help you find out who you are and help you see how...

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Exclusive vs. Non-Exclusive Representation: Which is Better? exclusive licensing music supervisor representation sync May 26, 2021

Learning the difference between different types of representations is very important before signing deals with a Music Library, Sync Agent. Music Labels or a Publisher. Knowing the difference between exclusive and non-exclusive representation is fundamental. Which is better and what is the...

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4 Piano Plugins Reviewed - Alicia Keys vs. Cinematic Studio Piano vs. Keyscape vs Logic Pro Piano composer keyboard piano plugin producer product review May 19, 2021

4 Piano Plugins Reviewed - Alicia Keys vs. Cinematic Studio Piano vs. Keyscape vs Logic Pro Piano. Your choice of piano for your production matters and lucky for you, there are some amazing options on the market!  I hope this comparison is helpful!

 

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