Music Licensing vs Music Distribution license your music music business music distribution music licensing sync licensing May 11, 2022

We've noticed confusion on whether a music distribution deal is the same as music licensing. Music distribution is the way that the music industry makes recorded music available to consumers. Music licensing is about placing recorded music and compositions and synchronising it against pictures...

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Licensing Your Music for Film Festivals featuring Derek Horne film festivals movie music music business music licensing sync licensing Mar 09, 2022

Did you know that most filmmakers start their journey by submitting their films to film festivals? And did you know that they need music from independent artists?!

Film festivals need to license the music they use in their projects, just like TV shows, films, ads and trailers do. Let's learn more...

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3 Reasons to Record Cover Songs artist career path exploit your music music business music licensing music supervisor sell my songs sync licensing sync music Feb 02, 2022

Don't let “taboo” keep you from recording songs by other artists. There are many reasons why you should be recording covers of other peoples’ music. Recording covers can also be a smart thing to do if you want to pitch music and license your music for films and TV. On this...

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How To Become a Music Supervisor artist career path exploit your music music business music licensing music supervisor sync music Jan 12, 2022

Being a music supervisor isn't all that it seems - I go over what it takes to become a music supervisor and whether it's the right career path for you.

What does a Music Supervisor do and why are music supervisors in such high demand? What do music supervisors have in common and what are their...

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Carving Out Your Own Path in Sync (featuring Kristina Benson) creative music license your music music business music licensing sync music Dec 29, 2021

Jody interviews Licensing Rep & Publisher, Kristina Benson to discuss important questions to ask of yourself and how you can carve out your own unique path in Sync Licensing.

There are so many paths that you can choose when entering into Sync and licensing. On License Your Music Podcast,...

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From Zero to 20+ Syncs a Year (feat. LYM Alumnus & Producer, Theo Seidmon) artist exploit your music license your music licensing music business music licensing sync sync music what is music licensing? Dec 15, 2021

I interviewed License Your Music alumnus and Music Producer, Theo Seidmon. We discuss how Theo went from zero to over 20 Syncs a year!

Theo Seidmon is a music producer and a songwriter who has seen a growing success in the world of sync and licensing. His music can be heard on over 50 TV shows...

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What is the Difference Between a Sync Agent & a Music Supervisor? license your music music business music licensing music supervisor sync agent sync music Dec 01, 2021

There are BIG differences between sync agents and music supervisors. We talk about why it's important to know them.

In the world of Sync and Licensing the job title, “music supervisor” and “sync agent” often comes up. But what does a music supervisor do and what are the...

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Why Collaborating Is So Important art artist license your music music business music licensing Oct 13, 2021

As an artist, it can take a while to realize how many people are involved in making a piece of music. We talk about why it's important to not make art just for yourself.

As an artist, it can take a while to realize how many people are involved in making a piece of music. Collaborating with...

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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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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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