Events 2017-12-09T00:06:46+00:00


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.    

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

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

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

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,

Upcoming Event: Production Music in Advertising – Trends and Opportunities

May 9, 2016 5:30pm - 9:00pm PST ASCAP 1900 Broadway, 7th Floor New York, NY 10023 How prevalent is production music in advertising? When do ad agencies look beyond music houses and popular artists and

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

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

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

PMC 2015 Keynote Speaker Announced!

TYLER IS THE COMPOSER OF THIS SUMMER'S BLOCKBUSTERS "AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON" AND "FURIOUS 7" BRIAN TYLER is a composer and conductor of over 70 films and recently won Film Composer of the Year at

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

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

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,

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

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

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

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

Why Choose A PMA Library?

Seven Reasons to use a PMA Library

A warm welcome to our newest member: PITCH hammer

Take A Listen

The Wild, Wild West: Pioneering New Revenue Streams

Monday, April 7th Ballroom B Las Vegas Hotel (& more)

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)


DISRUPTION, 2014: How to Survive & Thrive in the New Music Industry PANELISTS ANNOUNCED!

Production Music – More Demand, More Respect

Tuesday, February 11th at 6:15 PM It's not too late to attend the California Copyright Program in LA


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


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


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.


A packed Sportsmen's Lodge was the scene of the recent PMA event in Los Angeles where panelists discussed The Future Of Production Music: Threats, Challenges & Opportunities.