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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 …

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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 …

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Selecting Medical Background Music for Ads & Productions

The novel coronavirus pandemic is shining a spotlight on medical professionals on the front line and in the research lab. From news reports that cover it to ads designed to honor EMTs, nurses, and doctors, there is a lot of content being generated about the pandemic. Of course, medical dramas, pharmaceutical advertising, and medical educational videos are always big business, …

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Choosing Music for Homeschooling/eLearning Content & Apps

As the novel coronavirus continues to spread around the globe, many schools have shut their doors, leaving students to rely on technology for their education. Keeping students on track to complete coursework during this time is not easy. Educators, as well as parents, are always on the hunt for new content and eLearning apps—which will help students continue learning until …

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Production Music for Healthcare-Related Content

With the recent novel coronavirus outbreak sweeping the globe, the healthcare industry has kicked into high gear to develop testing, treatments, patient care, and personal protection guidelines, and hopefully, an effective vaccine. Content creators have long been an essential part of the healthcare industry, and that remains true, even in this pandemic. Whether you’re creating videos that a hospital network …

Pros and Cons of Royalty Free Music

If you’re creating content on a shoestring budget, you might be looking to cut corners wherever you can. Royalty free music for videos, films, games, and podcasts might seem like the best bet if your production budget is down to its last dollars, but there are some big advantages to using licensed production music. In the end, music licensing options …

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Production Music for VR—Bring a World to Life

In the 21st century, the border between a fictional world and the real world has become increasingly permeable. If you’re working on VR content or designing a game, you know that the latest technology makes it possible to construct a completely artificial world. It can include medieval or fantasy dreamscapes, mythical creatures, and far away galaxies. Of course, just like …