Payout: Selected songs will be included on the cue sheet and the artist will receive performance royalties. No sync fee. Looking For: Uptempo, beat-driven songs or instrumentals that feature live percussion (no loops). Songs or instrumentals, however the driving rhythm of the beat is key. Not looking for straight up Rock or Hip Hop beats, but music that has a "World" feel that could be used in the backdrop of a variety of natural settings. Open to all styles of instruments, tempo and time signatures. If you have something that would be great for a nature or travel TV show that is beat-driven, submit it. Explicit Lyrics Accepted: No Instrumentals Accepted: Yes Expected Decision Date: 6/15/2012
Description: Tinderbox Music is seeking music for one of television's largest cable networks. The Discovery Channel is the flagship network for Discovery Communications, Inc. Songs selected by Tinderbox Music are licensed for use at The Discovery Channel, but also TLC, the new Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN), Discovery Fit & Health, the Military Channel, Planet Green, Animal Planet, and I.D. (Investigation Discovery) the fastest growing channel on cable television. Discovery Communications also operates an average of five networks in 187 countries and the Discovery Channel and TLC are the primary engines fueling the creative content that gets dispersed globally. Being that they are the world's largest non-fiction media company, music placed as soundtrack cues inside various original series has tremendous potential for exposure and performance royalties.