Events 2018-03-28T12:52:01+00:00

Events

Networking is one of the most important elements of your production music career. The PMA hosts monthly events ranging from casual mixers to formal panel discussions to our annual Production Music Conference. Take a look at our upcoming events below. Members receive discounted rates to all PMA events.

    The Music Modernization Act and What it Means to You

    The Music Modernization Act (the MMA) will change how payments for music are collected and distributed across digital platforms, as well as make other much-needed improvements to the music licensing landscape. Featuring representatives from ASCAP, BMI, and the National Music Publishers Association (NMPA), […]

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      PMA Member Mixer at NAB

      Meet, mix and mingle with your fellow PMA members at NAB. Monday, 4/9/18 from 6:00 - 8:00pm at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas. We'll be meeting at the Bottom of the Chandelier bar. No host bar.

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        PMA Member Mixer

        Meet, mix and mingle with your fellow PMA members. Monday, 2/5/18 from 7:00 - 9:00pm at the Loews Hotel in Hollywood, CA.    

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          Upcoming Event – NAB Mixer

          Join us at NAB! The PMA will be at NAB for a casual get together on April 24th, 9:00pm - 10:30pm (or later!) to mix and mingle with our members, similar to last year. Please join us after your dinners […]

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            Upcoming Event – Merging Recording Artists And Production Music: Responding To Demand For Radio-Ready

            MERGING RECORDING ARTISTS AND PRODUCTION MUSIC: RESPONDING TO DEMAND FOR RADIO-READY examines how the needs and opportunities for production music and commercial music are intersecting and colliding in the sync licensing world. There’s an increasing demand from networks, shows, ad […]

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              Upcoming Event: The 2nd Annual Mark Awards

              The Production Music Association is proud to present the second annual Mark Awards, an awards ceremony dedicated to honoring excellence in the production music community. Named in honor of the late Andy Mark, who was a library owner and founding […]

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                Upcoming Event: The 2016 PMC Conference

                Save the date! The 2016 PMC Conference will be on October 17 & 18, 2016! Join us for the 3rd Annual Production Le Méridien Delfina in Santa Monica, CA! We're a few blocks away from the beach, some great restaurants and nightlife, […]

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                  Upcoming Event: NAB Cocktail Mixer

                  Monday, April 18, 2016 6:00pm - 8:00pm PST Lily Bar & Lounge, Bellagio, Las Vegas Meet us at NAB! Although the PMA is not formally having a meeting at NAB, we'd still love to see you! Come by Lily Bar […]

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                    Upcoming Event: Navigating the Brave New World Of Trailer Music Licensing

                    February 16, 2016 6:00pm - 9:00pm PST Sportsmen's Lodge 12825 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA Licensing music for trailers can be lucrative and creatively rewarding - but understanding the rights, rates, clearances and deal structures involved can be a veritable […]

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                      Mark Awards Winners Announced!

                      We would like to congratulate the following winners of 2015 Mark Awards!   Best Ambient Track “40 Winks” 9 Lives Music Best Dance Track “Timeout” SuperPitch Best Electronic Track “Indigo” MYMA Best Hip Hop Track “We The Light” FirstCom Music Best […]

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                        Mark Awards 2015 Coming This September!

                        Come celebrate excellence in production music with us at the directors guild of America in Los angeles on 9/9! RSVP and more details here. Click here to read about the Mark Awards in Billboard! Hope to see you there!  

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                          NAB 2015

                          It was a great year at NAB, and we would like to share some photos of the great event! Thank you to all who attended and of course, our wonderful sponsors for making it all possible. Sunday, April 12 - […]

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                            Going to NAB this April?

                            The Production Music Association is looking forward to seeing you in Las Vegas!     Our schedule of events is designed to enhance your NAB experience through fantastic networking and educational opportunities. Sunday, April 12, 2015, 2pm - 4pm, Room […]

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                              The PMA is Kicking 2015 Off Right With a Red Hot Panel!

                              The Production Music Association is kicking 2015 off right with a red hot panel at Sportsmen's Lodge in Studio City, CA on Thursday, February 5 from 6pm-9pm! Featuring key decision makers from top networks, films, reality TV shows, and movie trailers, these […]

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                                PMC 2014

                                The Production Music Association hosted its first annual Production Music Conference on September 12, 2014 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Culver City, CA.  The house was packed with the "who's who" of the production music industry at the sold-out event. The […]

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                                  PMA at AIMP Nashville!

                                  The AIMP recently hosted a lunch panel on production music and invited the PMA to present and moderate it. Panelists included PMA member and board director, Randy Wachtler (President, Warner/Chappell Production Music); PMA members, Brian Brasher (President, Pitch Hammer Music) […]

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                                    PMA In New York

                                    The PMA recently held its summer event in New York in conjunction with the annual ProMax conference. The event took place at BMI's lower Manhattan offices and featured panelists, Jaclyn Ranere (The Orchard), Ryan Born (AdRev), Joe Conyers III (SongTrust), […]

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                                      PMA/AIMP Holiday Party

                                      The First Annual PMA/AIMP Holiday party at the BMI offices in LA was a gigantic success. We are already looking forward to next year's party! (photos here)

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                                        PMA MEETS WITH ASCAP

                                        Representatives of the PMA met with ASCAP executives to initiate a more regular dialogue regarding mutual member interests. (click photo for more)

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                                          RECENTLY IN NEW YORK

                                          Our esteemed panelists: Jeff Greenberg, Doug Bernheim, Yoav Goren, Steve Pecile, Steve Corn, Ron Mendelsohn, and Gary Gross. (more...)

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                                            UPDATE ON NAB EVENTS

                                            Monday evening was the Annual Meeting of the PMA with GET WITH THE NET: LICENSING MUSIC FOR DIGITAL MEDIA, during which an extraordinary panel of high-profile digital media professionals discussed the mysteries of where the money is, what questions to ask, and how to monetize musical copyrights.

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