NEWS: BMI COMPOSER JUSTIN HURWITZ PROVIDES MUSICAL INSIGHTS INTO “FIRST MAN”

BMI's Philip Shrut and Evelyn Rascon were part of an eager audience during a private screening of the Universal Pictures film First...

EVENTS: SONGWRITERCAMP: PALM SPRINGS, CA

BMI is a proud sponsor of the 1st Annual SongWriterCamp, taking place October 15-18, 2018 at Ace Hotel in Palm Springs. SongWriterCamps,...

 
 
 

NEWS: RITA WILSON UNVEILS “LINER NOTES” SERIES IN NEW YORK CITY

Gracing the stage of the legendary Café Carlyle on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, BMI singer/songwriter Rita Wilson recently kicked...

MUSICWORLD: A CONVERSATION WITH HITMAKER HOWARD BENSON

Producing hit songs requires as much technical know-how as the ability to let one's head fly above the clouds, so to speak, and if...

 
 
 

MUSICWORLD: BMI BULLETIN BOARD: OCTOBER

WORKSHOPS BMI 101 Workshop: New York BMI 101 is a one-hour introductory workshop for writers and publishers, covering the role that...

MUSICWORLD: TOP SONGWRITING WORKSHOP QUESTIONS - AND THEIR ANSWERS

In teaching songwriting and music business workshops over the past fifteen years, I've observed that there is a “greatest hits” of...

 
 
 

EVENTS: SHOF & THE GRAMMY MUSEUM - CHART TOPPERS: TODAY'S STAR-MAKING HIT SONGWRITERS: LOS ANGELES

The Songwriters Hall of Fame and the GRAMMY Museum present...“Chart Toppers: Today's Star-Making Hit Songwriters/Producers,” at the...

News: BMI Songwriter Sam James Performs at Retailers and Grocers Summit

NEWS: BMI SONGWRITER SAM JAMES PERFORMS AT RETAILERS AND GROCERS SUMMIT

BMI joined forces with the Retail Association of Maine and the Maine Grocers & Food Producers Association by providing the musical...

 
 
 

EVENTS: SONGWRITERCAMP: PALM SPRINGS, CA

BMI is a proud sponsor of the 1st Annual SongWriterCamp, taking place October 15-18, 2018 at Ace Hotel in Palm Springs. SongWriterCamps,...

THE WEEKLY: WHAT'S HOT-AND WHAT'S NOT WHEN IT COMES TO INSTRUMENTATION

If history is any indication, one thing we can count on is that music is constantly evolving-and that includes which instruments and...

 
 
 

EVENTS: BMI SHOW AND TELL - LOS ANGELES

At BMI's Show and Tell event, songwriters will have the opportunity to plug into the house speakers and share 90 seconds of an original...

News: BMI Supports Kara DioGuardi's Tri-State Rocks

NEWS: BMI SUPPORTS KARA DIOGUARDI'S TRI-STATE ROCKS

BMI is proud to be sponsoring Tri-State Rocks, a benefit vocal competition open to aspiring singer/songwriters between the ages of...

 
 
 

EVENTS: TJ MARTELL HONORS GALA: NEW YORK

The 2018 New York Honors Gala, benefiting the T.J. Martell Foundation, will take place at Cipriani's 42nd Street, New York City. For...

EVENTS: SONGWRITERCAMP: PALM SPRINGS, CA

BMI is a proud sponsor of the 1st Annual SongWriterCamp, taking place October 15-18, 2018 at Ace Hotel in Palm Springs. SongWriterCamps,...

 
 
 

EVENTS: ACL FEST: AUSTIN, TX

Austin City Limits Music Festival - two weekends: October 5-7 and October 12-14 at Zilker Park, Austin, TX.

Events: BMI Stage ACL Fest: Austin, TX

EVENTS: BMI STAGE ACL FEST: AUSTIN, TX

ACL Fest 2018 has grown to feature eight stages and more than 140 artists, over two weekends at Zilker Park, Austin, TX. Check out...

 
 
 

EVENTS: WOODSTOCK FILM FESTIVAL: NEW YORK

19th Annual Woodstock Film Festival in Hudson Valley, NY, October 10-14, 2018

Events: BMI Songwriters and Symphony Under the Stars: Nashville, TN

EVENTS: BMI SONGWRITERS AND SYMPHONY UNDER THE STARS: NASHVILLE, TN

BMI presents a great line up before the main event of Songwriters and Symphony Under the Stars, October 12-13, at Cheekwood Estate...

 
 
 

EVENTS: SONGWRITERS AND SYMPHONY UNDER THE STARS: NASHVILLE, TN

Songwriters and Symphony Under the Stars is taking place October 12-13, 6:30-10:00 PM at Cheekwood Estate & Gardens. Doors open at...

EVENTS: WOODSTOCK FILM FESTIVAL: NEW YORK

19th Annual Woodstock Film Festival in Hudson Valley, NY, October 10-14, 2018

 
 
 



The law on the modernization of music.

Moments ago, President Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, which will close loopholes in our digital royalty laws to ensure that songwriters, artists, producers, and... Read more ...

The law on the modernization of music.

Moments ago, President Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, which will close loopholes in our digital royalty laws to ensure that songwriters, artists, producers, and... Read more ...

The law on the modernization of music.

Moments ago, President Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, which will close loopholes in our digital royalty laws to ensure that songwriters, artists, producers, and... Read more ...

With Spotify for WearOS, you no longer need your phone to stream music

With Spotify for WearOS, you no longer need your phone to stream music

A Spotify app will soon be available for download on Wear OS smartwatches. Whether you're working out or lounging at home, you'll soon be able to access and control your music... Read more ...

Meghan Markle Had a Little Scare During the Royal Tour, but She Laughed It...

Meghan Markle Had a Little Scare During the Royal Tour, but She Laughed It Off Like a Champ

It may be the Halloween season, but we don't think Meghan Markle was planning on getting a quick scare during her royal tour stop in Melbourne, Australia, with Prince... Read more ...

OK, OK, Meghan Markle's Royal Tour Dress Has Convinced Me to Wear More Navy

OK, OK, Meghan Markle's Royal Tour Dress Has Convinced Me to Wear More Navy

Navy has been having a real moment in Meghan Markle's Fall wardrobe. The duchess's fashion picks have all been unstoppable during her 16-day royal tour with Prince Harry, but... Read more ...

New Power Generation Announces 2019 New York Shows

New Power Generation Announces 2019 New York Shows

New Power Generation will wrap up their North American tour this year by adding two New York shows in January 2019. The band has also announced... Read more ...

Vic Mensa Addresses XXXTentacion Diss at BET Hip-Hop Awards in New Song...

Vic Mensa Addresses XXXTentacion Diss at BET Hip-Hop Awards in New Song 'Empathy': Listen

Vic Mensa was put under fire following his BET Hip-Hop Awards cypher on Tuesday night , where he dissed the late XXXTentacion with... Read more ...

Vic Mensa - “Empathy”

Vic Mensa - “Empathy”

Vic Mensa has been at the center of some controversy lately. In his BET Hip Hop Awards cypher , which taped last week and aired last night, Vic Mensa called out supporters of... Read more ...

Take Your Cardio to the Next Level With These Tips to Burn More Calories

Take Your Cardio to the Next Level With These Tips to Burn More Calories

Time is precious and no more so than in the gym. You want to get in, work it, and get out - well. .. and maybe hit the steam room for a quick five minutes. If cardio machines... Read more ...

Bye-Bye, Litchfield - Season 7 of Orange Is the New Black Will Be Its Last

Bye-Bye, Litchfield - Season 7 of Orange Is the New Black Will Be Its Last

When Orange Is the New Black premieres its seventh season, make sure you cherish each episode, because it will be the long-running prison dramedy's last. Netflix officially... Read more ...

Diddy & Cassie Split After More Than 10 Years of Dating: Report

Diddy & Cassie Split After More Than 10 Years of Dating: Report

After more than a decade of on and off dating, Cassie and Diddy have broken up, sources confirmed to People and Us Weekly on Wednesday ... Read more ...

Eighth Grade Star Elsie Fisher To Star In Shaggs Musical Film

Eighth Grade Star Elsie Fisher To Star In Shaggs Musical Film

Elsie Fisher has booked her first starring role since breaking out in Bo Burnham's indie Eighth Grade. Fisher will star in The Shaggs, a musical feature that is based on the... Read more ...