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How to Find Great Music for Educational Videos

For decades, educational videos have been a wonderful learning tool for teachers and parents alike. This type of content was once available solely on VHS and later DVD. Nowadays, educational materials also come in the form of YouTube videos, podcasts, and other streaming media. Choosing the right background music for educational videos is key to engaging your audience and making …

Why Production Music for Radio Is Vital for Engaging Your Audience

Soundtracks, sound beds, and sound effects matter in every medium that has an audio component. As an audio-only media, the effect of music in radio is greatly amplified. Whether you’re working for a station, creating ads for local businesses, or producing a professional podcast, you need a large production music library for radio to ensure that you have the right …

Does Christmas Advertising Music Help Drive Sales?

The Christmas season is definitely the busiest time of the year for both online and brick and mortar retail. Many companies are scrambling to reach as many shoppers as possible, and they don’t mind spending money on advertisements to make that happen. For example, in 2017, the top ten retailers in the U.S. spent over $1.2 billion on advertisements for …

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Choosing the Right Music for Political Ads

The right political ad or piece of viral content can have an enormous influence on who gets elected and how the future of our country is shaped, from the local to the federal level. If you’re in charge of posting content on social media, producing upbeat videos for campaign rallies, or creating an exceptional television commercial, you’ll need the right …

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How to Find the Best Background Music for Sports Videos

Whether it’s basketball, soccer, football, baseball, or badminton, the sports industry is bigger than ever before. Media channels are consistently producing sports-related content and sports fans always seem hungry for more. That means it can be hard to stand out from the pack, which is why your content needs to have the right soundtrack. Background music for sports videos can …

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Where to Get Music for Christmas Productions

If you’re looking for Christmas stock music for your video production or ad spot, you’ll find a wide range of both familiar and surprising choices available at FirstCom Music. From soaring, symphonic tracks to festive, sing-along carols and somber religious hymns, our production music for holidays offer a range of moods and styles for every form of celebration. Whether you’re …

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How to Choose Background Music For Documentary Productions

Backing music, sound beds, and audio effects are an important part of every documentary film. FirstCom Music has a vast selection of background music for documentaries in our catalog, but what is the best way to go about choosing music for your production? Whether you’re looking to build suspense, transmit convey an air of gravitas, lighten up the mood, or …