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A2IM LA Licensing Day 2012 (Oct 23)

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A2IM’s Licensing & Publishing Committee will bring new licensing opportunities to our members at the next LA Licensing Day on Tuesday, October 23 from 4PM-7PM at Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP (11377 W. Olympic Blvd, LA, map).

This year’s event will be focused on “Licensing: The New Frontier” with two panels looking into new revenue streams coming from emerging platforms.


The first panel will look into opportunities in broadcast vs. internet TV and how the TV model is evolving. Panelists include PJ Bloom of Neophonic, Brian McNelis of Lakeshore Entertainment, and Bob Thiele Jr. The panel will be moderated by David Bakula of Nielsen.

The second panel will look at revenue coming from your existing content with input from panelists Vickie Nauman of 7digital, Bryan Mead of INgrooves Fontana, Cheryl Breindel of RoyaltyShare, and Bob Mocydiowsky of Topspin. This discussion will be moderated by Jason Feinberg of Epitaph / anti- Records.

Big thanks to our sponsors, BMG Chrysalis and Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP!

If you will be in LA that week and attending the Billboard & Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference, be sure to make use of A2IM’s member only discount. Info HERE.




A2IM Libera Awards – Watch The Full Video

Posted in News by A2IM

If you weren’t able to attend the A2IM Libera Awards in June or even if you did attend, we hope you’ll enjoy seeing the whole show.  Here is the video shot from the sound booth at Le Poisson Rouge on June 21, 2012.


The First Annual A2IM Libera Awards: RECAP – Press Coverage, Pictures And Video(s)

Posted in News by A2IM

LibbyPRFotoThe First Annual A2IM Libera Award Show “The Libbies” was a smashing success! The show, which was held in NYC at Le Poisson Rouge on June 21, 2012, was hosted by John Ross Bowie (Big Bang Theory). A2IM congratulates all of the night’s nominees and winners and extends a big thanks to our sponsors: official.fm, Pandora, eMusic & The Orchard. In July, a video of the Libera Award show will be available to watch on A2IM.org.

The 2012 Libby Winners

Below is a sampling of the press which we received.

A2IM’s official press release can be read HERE.

Our sponsor’s press releases: official.fm’s press release | eMusic’s press release

Wall Street Journal “Rocking It, Indie Style” June 26, 2012 by Raphael Rosen

Wall Street Journal Speakeasy

Billboard.biz: June 22, 2012

Billboard.biz: June 21, 2012


Getty Images: Official Photos

Pictures on Flickr by John Lambremont (Kill Rock Stars). Thanks John!!

Check Out The  Libera Awards 2012  *Sizzle Reel* by

A2IM-sizzle-reel from josh steinbauer on Vimeo.

Check out the Video of The Full Show recorded from the sound booth at Le Poisson Rouge

Thanks Again To Our Sponsors



A2IM Licensing Day (LA, Oct 26)

Posted in Events, Member Services, Members Only by A2IM

A2IM’s first ever LA-based Licensing Day will take place on Tuesday, October 26 from 4-7PM at

This is members only content.

This event will take place on the eve of the Billboard Film & TV Music Conference. Beer & wine reception to follow three panel discussions.

Panel One: Music supervisors discuss how they work with directors and producers. How songs are chosen for television programs including researching pre-existing recordings, choosing score composers/artists, and final execution (working on the dub stage). Confirmed panelists include PJ Bloom (Neophonic), Gary Calamar (GO Music Services), Kevin Edelman (Metalman), Nora Felder (Picture Tunes) & Robin Urdang (Reel Music). This panel will be moderated by Branden Linnell of Century Media.

Panel Two: Licensing representatives discuss how they work side by side with music supervisors and studios to deliver music licensed to specific terms and criteria. What flies and what does not…current licensing trends. Confirmed panelists include Jay Fialkov (WGBH), Evan Greenspan (Evan M. Greenspan Music Clearance), Rodney Griffis (Fox) and Matt Lilley (MCL Music). This panel will be moderated by Nate Nelson of Stones Throw Records.

Panel Three: Promotional creatives discuss how they create the best sell for their television programs using music in advertising campaigns on television, internet and in theaters. Confirmed panelists include Steve Celi (Fox), Janine Kerr (NBC Universal) and Trygge Toven (LUSSIER). This panel will be moderated by Alisa Coleman of ABKCO Music & Records.

If you are unable to make it to this event, you can watch the panels online here.

Big thanks to Mitchell, Silberberg & Knupp LLP for hosting this special event and Karl Strauss Brewing Company for the beer!

You can access A2IM’s discounted rate to the Billboard Film & TV Music Conference here.

Space is limited. RSVP HERE.