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Music :: Art of Search

Music Supervisors :: The Art of Music Discovery

Music Discovery: The art of search If you turn exploration into a science, you risk missing the extraordinary.. Few people know about the process of bringing one’s music to the attention of music supervisors and others who can get your music on tv, in films and in commercials. The music supervisor is a wrangler and facilitator […]

The Smiths in their 80s heyday.

How Indie Labels Changed The World

How indie labels changed the world Run by mavericks with little or no business sense, independent record labels turned the music industry on its head in the 80s. And their sound and aesthetic remains a huge influence to this day! When Johnny Marr and Morrissey met for the second time in 1982 to discuss plans for their newly formed […]

The Definitive Simon & Garfunkel

Old music: Simon & Garfunkel – A Most Peculiar Man

Paul Simon’s English period produced some of Simon & Garfunkel’s best-loved work – including this understated song inspired by four lines in a London newspaper Reading on mobile? Watch here Paul Simon‘s English period – the year or two in the mid-60s he spent touring folk clubs here as a relative unknown – inspired some of […]