The Ins and Outs of Library Music

Production Music

This is a guest blog from John Meredith, owner of our library music partner Arms Production Music. Ever noticed the music on Masterchef whilst they’re finishing off their mouth-watering posh beans on toast? Or on documentaries about clock building? And who can’t fail to be moved by that ‘reveal’ music when Kevin McCloud shows us … Read more

Anara Publishing On the Road – LA Sync Mission 2017

Los Angeles

Following on from the hectic week at Midem, it was a quick turnaround for me to head off to Los Angeles two days later for the annual Sync Mission. Now in its 13th year, the LA Sync Mission is hosted jointly by the BPI, Music Publishers Association and Department for International Trade (DIT) and they … Read more

Anara Publishing On the Road – Midem 2017

MIDEM

Midem conference is held in Cannes’ renowned Palais des Festivals and it is most definitely a highlight in a packed calendar of summer events in the music industry. This year taking place from 6th – 9th June, it is attended by the likes of record labels, publishers, managers, booking agents and artists and is a … Read more

An Interview With… Country Duo Reed Maxfield

Reed Maxfield

Philippa Reed and Chris Maxfield joined forces to create country duo Reed Maxfield. Here, they talk to us about their songwriting journey over the last 14 years. 1. Tell us about how you started making music as a country duo. We started songwriting together 14 years ago, following a chance meeting in a London bar … Read more

An Interview With… Singer/Songwriter Ed Geater

Ed Geater

In this third edition of ‘An Interview With..’ we speak to one of Anara Publishing’s most recent signings, singer/songwriter Ed Geater. He shares his favourite sync moments in film and his typical songwriting process. 1. Tell us about how you started making music. I started playing violin at age 9, but didn’t start making my … Read more

Demystifying Copyright and Music Publishing

Demystifying copyright

Anara Publishing and Horus Music India are delighted to present the first of our Facebook Live events on Monday 26th May 2017 entitled “Demystifying Copyright and Music Publishing”. Anara Publishing Director, Deborah Smith, will be in conversation with PRS for Music’s Jataneel Banerjee during the event and viewers will have the opportunity to join the … Read more

An Interview With… Synthwave Artist Brandon

Synth

In the next in our ‘An Interview With…’ series, we speak to Luke Jackson who releases music under the moniker of Brandon. He talks about how he began his journey in writing synthwave music and shares some tips for like-minded songwriters. 1. Tell us about how you started making music / how the band formed. … Read more

An Interview With… John Meredith of Arms Production Music

Arms Production Music

Anara Publishing has partnered with production music library Arms Production Music to license and administrate their catalogue. In this first edition of ‘An Interview With…’ the library’s founder John Meredith talks to us about how Arms Production Music started and shares some advice for those looking to get in to the world of music publishing. … Read more