Crafting the Perfect Music Submission

Music Submission

As a musician, after writing, recording and fine tuning your music, the worst thing that you could do is make a bad impression by a poorly constructed submission. Firstly, check if the company accepts unsolicited material, if they do then you’re in the clear. If not, respect their decision and don’t contact them. Next, check … Read more

Networking in the Music Industry

It may sound cliche, but there’s a reason why people say the key to surviving in the music industry is down to who you know. Getting to know people in different areas of the music industry can be an invaluable way to learn how things work. Building relationships can be greatly beneficial to your career … Read more

An Independent Songwriters’ Guide to Music Publishing

Music Publishing

You’ve mastered your craft and you’re sitting on a goldmine of great songs but you have no idea what to do next? Looking at music publishing might be the right step for you. What does a music publisher do?  In short, they deal with the business side of things and aim to increase the potential … Read more

Anara Publishing Sign Tom James Parmiter

An Interview With... Tom James Parmiter

Anara Publishing are pleased to announce that ambient and experimental composer Tom James Parmiter has joined their roster. The deal sees music from his releases Imperfect Symmetry (2014), Laws of Motion (2015) and Travels (2018) as well as previously unreleased works represented for publishing and sync licensing worldwide. Born in Kingston upon Thames in Surrey, … Read more

New Frontiers in Sync at the LA Sync Mission 2018

Hollywood

June is always a busy month for us! Following our trip to MIDEM, there was time for a quick pit stop at Anara Publishing HQ before heading out to Los Angeles for the annual LA Sync Mission. Developing face to face relationships is key with music licensing, especially when you are trying to reach out … Read more

Anara Publishing Reflect On Midem 2018

MIDEM 2018

Conference season in 2018 kicked off in style earlier this year, seeing us travel to The Great Escapeand Brighton Music Conference, where we hosted a panel delving into why music supervisors love electronic music. June soon rolled around and MIDEM was upon us once again. Along with our colleagues from Horus Music, we embarked on our … Read more

An Interview With… Aunt Cynthia’s Cabin

Aunt Cynthia's Cabin

California’s Aunt Cynthia’s Cabin brought their signature psychedelic, garage rock sound to the Anara Publishing roster earlier this year. We sat down with one half of the duo, Brennan Justice, as he describes how they began making music and his advice for aspiring musicians. 1. Tell us about how you started making music as Aunt … Read more

Anara Publishing Sign Tejas

Anara Publishing are pleased to announce that Bombay based singer-songwriter Tejas has joined their roster. The deal sees his critically acclaimed debut LP Make It Happen represented for sync licensing and publishing worldwide as well as his future releases. With a sound compared to the likes of Maroon 5, Craig David, Jason Mraz and Ed … Read more