Music for Presidential Elections Blog | FirstCom Music

Production Music for Presidential Elections

There is a significant Presidential election happening this November. In addition, as always, many other candidates are running in tight races for city, state, and federal positions. The candidates and their teams hope to take advantage of what is likely to be a high voter turnout. This means a substantial sum of money is flowing into advertising, especially in these …

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Background Music for Broadcasting: Complete a Pro-Quality Production

Whether it’s a breaking story that is going to shape the future of world events, a weather update that will affect the lives of thousands, or a segment in an ongoing journalistic investigation of corruption in local government, the news comes at us from many different angles. When you think of a news-related project, you realize that the actual information …

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Give Your Project an Edge with Rock Background Music

So, your project is good, but ask yourself this: Does it rock? When paired with the right content, there’s a certain quality that rock music brings to the table– energy, edge, grit– whatever you want to call it. Of course, rock is a varied genre, and in an extensive library, like FirstCom Music’s rock stock music library, you’ll have many …

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Halloween Stock Music: Terrify and Entertain

The Halloween season is just around the corner and with it comes an avalanche of ads, programming, and content that will center around this frightening, yet popular holiday. Whether you’re working on a Halloween episode for an ongoing project, telling a series of creepy ghost stories, or working on an ad spot, you’ll need horror sound effects and stock music …

Licensing Music for Educational and Instructional Videos

The school year is right around the corner, and although this year will be different due to the pandemic, some things never change. Students are shopping for school supplies, teachers are planning out a semester’s worth of lessons, and production companies are working on a new crop of instructional videos. Whether you’re a teacher who focuses on video production, or …

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Production Music for Local Elections

This Election Day, most people will be focused on national races. It is, without a doubt, a tumultuous time in U.S. history. Millions of voters are going to be glued to the news network of their choice, watching anxiously as results trickle in. If you’re working for a local politician who’s running at the city, county, or state level, or …

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Sure To Be a Slam Dunk: Music for Sports Highlight Videos

From a buzzer-beating three-pointer to an epic goal-line stand that preserves a victory– sports highlights are moments that are packed with excitement, triumph, and defeat. How can you add even more drama to the equation? With the right audio, of course. The experts at FirstCom Music have already covered the topic in our Background Music for Sports Highlight Videos blog …

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How to Find Back-to-School Production Music for Memorable Ads & Content

Once back-to-school time rolls around, some kids will be psyched to hit the books again, while others wish that summer could last forever. One thing is for certain, though – plenty of companies will be looking to cash in on the season. From clothing to backpacks to school supplies and other essential accessories, the back to school season represents a …

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Independence Day Stock Music: More than Sousa on the Tuba

There’s nothing wrong with the classic Sousa marches that have accompanied the 4th of July parades for generations. Still, modern content creators and producers need a wealth of options to make sure they have a soundtrack that fits their project perfectly. Though this year’s holiday is destined to be different for a variety of reasons, there will still be plenty …

Music For Charities & Non-Profits Blog | FirstCom Music

Music for Charities & Nonprofits

Across the globe, charities and nonprofits work tirelessly to make the world a better place. Today, with the novel coronavirus pandemic reaching every corner of our planet, their work is more important than ever. If you’re tasked with producing content for a charitable organization, you’ll need the right music for nonprofit videos to engage your base audience and maximize your …