Music Publishing & New Media Agency
6TH ANNUAL RUNJIĆ NIGHTS
Last Friday, on October 3, in the crowded Split National Theatre the sixth annual Runjić Nights were held in honor of one of Croatia’s greatest popular music composers, Zdenko Runjić, who passes away prematurely in 2004.
As in previous years many of the greatest regional musician made a tribute to his life and work: Neno Belan, Marko Tolja, Maja Posavec, Nipple People, Kristijan Beluhan, Zorica Kondža, Ivana Starčević, Zoran Predin, Vlatko Stefanovski, Doris Dragović, Luky, Nina Badrić, Vlado Greorgiev, Tereza Kesovija, Oliver Dragojević and Stjepan Hauser. A total of 18 Runjić greatest hits were preformed during this musical treat, including ‘Živjela ljubav’ (engl. ‘Long Live Love’), where all of the musicians included in the event sang it together on stage.
Executive Producer of Runjić Night’s, Zdenko’s daughter and chief organizer of the event, Ivana Runjić expressed her satisfaction with the evening, at which, she says everything clicked in the best possible way. Croatia’s President, a skilled composer and music lover, dr. Ivo Josipović honored the event as well.
GUCCI MANE SAMPLED GOBLIN'S THEME "TENEBRE"
Famous American rapper Gucci Mane recently released his new single "Gucci time" in which he used a sample by Jutice's "Phantom", sampled from Goblin's famous film theme "Tenebre".
The song "Tenebre" is composed for the horror film of the same title, directed by Dario Argento almost 30 years ago, but the progressive electro-rock sound Goblin created, found its new freshness in the contemporary and very popular French electro (Justice's "Phantom"), and then confirmed its modernity in the newest Gucci Mane's hip hop hit.
The samples taken from the Bixio catalogue of Italian film music, containig also the song Tenebre, have already been used many times in the world's highest hip hop production ((The RZA, Redman, Keith Murray, G-Unit), which only confirms with this latest example, that the quality and richness of the Bixio music are being recognized over and over in the global proportions.
The song "Gucci time"featuring SWIZZ BEATZ announced Gucci Mane's newest album entitled"The Appeal: Georgia's most wanted", that was released 6 days ago.
Click here to check the music video of the song!
when you smile, IphonE smiles with you
The newest Apple global campaign for the iPhone 4 mobile phone that will, besides many new options, enable FaceTime video calls, used for the music theme of the commercial the Louis Armstrong song "When you're smiling (The whole world smiles with you)", holding at the moment an exclusive synch licence for the world.
The song written by Larry Shay, Mark Fisher and Joe Goodwin is published by EMI Music Publishing and IDM Music subpublishes it 100% for the region.
For licensing of the song, contact us on: firstname.lastname@example.org
Click here to check out the newest iPhone commercial.
BMG Rights Management has agreed a deal to acquire Evergreen Copyrights.
Last week the publishing company BMG Rights confirmed the purchase agreement with Trilantic Capital Partners for Evergreen catalogue that has more than 65,000 titles including songs recorded by MC Hammer, Eric Clapton, Teddy Riley, Nick Drake, Bill Monroe and 2Pac. Its has interests in songs including "U Can't Touch This," "Cocaine," "Kiss Me," John Waite's "Missing You," Joe Cocker's "You Are So Beautiful" and Michael Jackson's "Remember The Time."
The latest BMG acquisition - terms were not disclosed - follows significant investments this year to acquire Cross Town Songs, Cherry Lane and U.K. music publisher Stage Three Music.
"Evergreen is known for its successful rights acquisition track record," said Hartwig Masuch, CEO of BMG Rights Management, in a statement. "With this large catalog of 65,000 titles we have further strengthened our position in the top four players in global music publishing,"
BMG now controls and administers more than 200,000 song rights and master rights. The Evergreen transaction is expected to be completed at the beginning of October.
DJ Dus - Funny Little Song - mp3 download
Our respectable music producer, a long-time cooperator of IDM Music and the director of IDM's label Tom Tom Music, DJ Dus, released yesterday his new single EP called "Funny Little Song". This groovy and uplifting song in which he used samples of Sam Samson Orchestra and Diana Miller, has already been taken as a music theme for the latest Slovenian Siol Box campaign, whose TV ad you can check on Youtube page.
The "Funny little song" is also available in mp3 format for free download during next 10 days. Get it from this link, move your sweet cheeks from your comfy chair, and feel funny too! :)