News 2018-04-13T10:35:01+00:00


The goal of the PMA is to provide our members with the latest information, tools, education and resources in order to maintain the value of the production music industry. The below are articles, infographics, partner announcements, etc. aimed at keeping all of our members informed on industry developments and announcements.

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Production Music Is a Billion-Dollar Business (Study)

Production music is a $1 billion global industry “hidden in plain sight” that is ready for its close-up, according to Joe Saba, who promises to deliver just that with the fourth annual Production Music Conference, Oct. 4-6 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel. Saba, […]

NMPA’s David Israelite Keynotes the 2017 Production Music Conference: ‘The Licensing System Is Broken’

One of the key takeaways from his speech: 'The value of our music is more important than the process by which we license it.' Currently celebrating its 20th anniversary, the Production Music Association (PMA) is wrapping its fourth annual Production […]

Networks Need to Stop Shaking Down Music Composers (Guest Column)

This week, the Production Music Association will hold its annual conference in Los Angeles. Production music represents a significant yet often overlooked segment of the music industry. The PMA conference will bring together hundreds of songwriters and composers to talk about making music for […]