News: BMI Helps Celebrate the Legacy of Composer Jerry Goldsmith

NEWS: BMI HELPS CELEBRATE THE LEGACY OF COMPOSER JERRY GOLDSMITH

On February 7, BMI's Anne Cecere had the honor of celebrating the man, the music, and the legacy of Jerry Goldsmith on what would have...

EVENTS: BMI “TRIBECA DRIVE-IN: DINNER AND A MOVIE”: NEW YORK

BMI is proud to join Westfield World Trade Center, in partnership with the Tribeca Film Festival, to bring live music performances...

 
 
 

EVENTS: DURANGO SONGWRITER'S EXPO: VENTURA, CA

BMI is proud to sponsor The 14th Annual Durango Songwriter's Expo/Santa Barbara Wine Country which will take place February 21-23,...

NEWS: BMI CELEBRATES WITH GUILD OF MUSIC SUPERVISORS AND OTHERS AT ANNUAL GMS AWARDS

BMI's Doreen Ringer-Ross joined Guild of Music Supervisors founder Maureen Crowe, as well as several other industry notables at the...

 
 
 

NEWS: BMI SHINES AT CRS ‘NEW FACES' SHOW

BMI was front and center at the 2019 Country Radio Seminar's “New Faces” show on Friday, February 15. The show is part of the annual...

MUSICWORLD: BREAKTHROUGH HITS AND SIGNATURE SONGS: WHAT CAN THEY TEACH US?

Although it was more than sixteen years ago, I still recall chatting with a twenty-something guy who stood in front of me in line as...

 
 
 

MUSICWORLD: RUSTON KELLY: A SUPERNOVA IS BORN

When Ruston Kelly's debut full-length, Dying Star , came out on Rounder Records in September, he was immediately pegged as an artist...

MUSICWORLD: BMI BULLETIN BOARD: FEBRUARY

WORKSHOPS BMI 101 Workshop: Nashville BMI 101 is a one-hour introductory workshop for anyone interested in learning more about the...

 
 
 

NEWS: BMI ANNOUNCES STELLAR LINEUP FOR 2019 SXSW

For more, check out BMI's full roster of scheduled events. BMI HOWDY TEXAS PRESENTS: RAY BENSON'S 68TH BIRTHDAY BASH Tuesday, March...

Events: BMI 101 Workshop: Los Angeles

EVENTS: BMI 101 WORKSHOP: LOS ANGELES

BMI 101 is a one-hour introductory workshop for anyone interested in learning more about the current role BMI plays in the complex...

 
 
 
News: Original Monkee Micky Dolenz Performs at New Monkees Reunion

NEWS: ORIGINAL MONKEE MICKY DOLENZ PERFORMS AT NEW MONKEES REUNION

BMI songwriter and original member of the Monkees Micky Dolenz joined fellow BMI writers Marty Ross, Jared Chandler, Dino Kovas, and...

EVENTS: DURANGO SONGWRITER'S EXPO: VENTURA, CA

BMI is proud to sponsor The 14th Annual Durango Songwriter's Expo/Santa Barbara Wine Country which will take place February 21-23,...

 
 
 

NEWS: BMI OUT IN FORCE AT 2019 COUNTRY RADIO SEMINAR

BMI helped Country Radio Seminar celebrate its 50th year by shining a spotlight on both a group of up-and-coming BMI songwriters and...

NEWS: BMI CONGRATULATES ITS 2019 ACM NOMINEES

The Academy of Country Music has again this year honored BMI affiliates with the majority of ACM award nominations. The highly anticipated...

 
 
 

EVENTS: 2019 BRIT AWARDS: LONDON

The 2019 BRIT Awards will be held at the O2 Arena in London and will be broadcast live on ITV.

Events: BMI & YouTube Music Speed Dating for Songwriters: Nashville

EVENTS: BMI & YOUTUBE MUSIC SPEED DATING FOR SONGWRITERS: NASHVILLE

BMI & YouTube Music presents “Speed Dating for Songwriters” at The Basement . Admission is FREE! ; Age: 21+. For tickets,

 
 
 

NEWS: BMI CELEBRATES LUKE COMBS' FOURTH CONSECUTIVE NUMBER ONE “SHE GOT THE BEST OF ME”

On Tuesday afternoon, friends, family and industry tastemakers gathered at the Corsair Distillery in Marathon Village to celebrate...

Events: BMI 101 Workshop: Nashville

EVENTS: BMI 101 WORKSHOP: NASHVILLE

BMI 101 is a one-hour introductory workshop for anyone interested in learning more about the current role BMI plays in the complex...

 
 
 

THE WEEKLY: HOW TO USE THE “LIST TECHNIQUE” IN YOUR SONG

What do the songs in the list below have in common? “ The Twelve Days of Christmas ” “ Achy Breaky Heart ” (recorded by Billy Ray...

NEWS: PLANNED MONTHLY SERVICE INTERRUPTION

Public, Member and Licensee-facing systems will have periods of unavailability while undergoing scheduled maintenance as follows: Thursday,...

 
 
 



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