Shari Verona, the writer/producer behind Verona Music, joined ASCAP at the age of 18, with three songs signed to Lovey Music and record label Philadelphia International offering her a production contract at age 20. Now with BMI, this dynamo has co-written with a Who’s Who of old school and new, working with over 500 artists. Partners have included a Grammy member of 2Live Crew. Verona Music's credits include Yves St. Laurent, King Jeep Renault jingles, a theme song for a reality pilot, Mr. Honesty, Songs for Sony Music, plus placements in films Cabin In Time and Lost Everything.
Verona Music has songs on Sony and Curb Records, and has had songs recorded by the legendary Delfonics and Rapper Lil E, who was distributed by Warner Brothers. Verona Music obtained worldwide distribution deals for clients with both large and small promotional budgets. Much of Verona Music's catalog has been licensed for TV shows, films, artists and commercials.
Heavy metal rock n roll background. High adrenaline pumping drive with exciting feel. Lead guitar riffs scattered about tastefully. For a chase, high action scene, nightmare, espionage. Chaos, determination. Instrumental, Rock, Psychedelic Rock
Upbeat pop rock blues played live. Having reservations when things fit and belong. Your positive other hears it in your voice, sees in your eyes, you're unsure. Since they are an optimist, they won't go there, hoping you'll feel as secure about things as they do. Cute for comedy. Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Soft rock. Staying power for partners despite odds. Can be interpreted as for a male (as in male bonding buddies) or for female counterpart. A partnership, soul-to-soul between two. Perfect for buddy movie or duet comedy. Male Vocals, Rock, Modern Rock
Rob Thomas/ Carlos Santana reminiscent. This guy turns weak; whipped for this hot hypnotic female who has him caught up in her web. She draws him like a magnet with her physical attraction. Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Heartfelt, soft rock ballad.
When another makes a significant difference in your life and you hope they will remember you half as much as you will them.
Good for scenes about role models, mentors, significant loves, strangers who left an impact. Can also be interpreted as a May December roma, Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Indie rock, encompasses arrays of emotions. Tribute to someone we lost.
Though mostly celebrating their memory or great times we shared with them, imprinted in our mind's like an indelible photograph. Male Vocals, Rock, Modern Rock
Upbeat rock blues with positive message. Teaches self worth/esteem, not to buy into philosophies, propaganda from those that like to drag us down. Get those bad thoughts and bullies out of your head. Don't believe or be influenced by negative opponents. Stay upbeat as we are what we believe. Fun son, Male Vocals, Rock, Boogie Rock
Rock pop driving beat. Exciting moment about to happen.
Anxious gal wants to get heated with this guy she's been waiting for. Anticipating it may happen any moment, she can't even wait for right now. Female Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Melodic rock. Brotherly love tribute about comrades; especially who persevere in a music band together.
For fraternity or male bonding scenes, in this case this guy pays homage to his rock group members. Plays on words "rock me."
Cute for music film, die hards obsessed to make it in music biz. Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Zany acid rock perfect for Jack Black Owen Wilson - Wayne's World type guy is loser in love comedy. Theme: one sided love.
Gal keeps canceling, showing late, mentally abusing and disrespecting this jerk who's mad about her. Everyday guy type screaming vocal. Male Vocals, Rock, Rock Fusion
Rock anthem. You may not like where you are - you gotta love it. About being stuck with others, having no options, competing. The reward is experiencing trying, in the moment. Despite obstacles, optimistic home is where the heart is message. To walk away treasuring the experience of team playing. Female Vocals, Rock, Pop Rock
Uptempo driving electric rock about groovin, jammin', movin. Letting loose, having fun, going all the way. Enjoy the music no matter if you're into reggae, punk or rock n roll. Also travel, chase, anything upbeat where you kick it into drive. Performed by M. Carpenter, Male Vocals, Rock, Boogie Rock
Mid-tempo pop rock ballad encourages you to fulfill your dreams. Visualize your success even though it seems no one's listening. About not being envious of those who have "arrived". Picture you've won and go for it! Strong theme song for teen or competition film. Performed by A. Friendly, Female Vocals, Rock, Pop Rock
Rock country pop w gritty robust vocal. Guy on collision course lies that all is fine now that he's lost his love. Then looking back on it, he realizes he has everything yet nothing at all. Electric guitar solo. Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Folksy indie soft rock.
When talking to your significant other goes in one ear-out the other. They are listening but don't really hear you. This pleading gal feels frustrated she's talking to the wind. Female Vocals, Rock, Soft Rock
Anthem pop rock. When we're desperate to win back lost love. This frustrated gal confesses she calls and hangs up to hear him breathe. Compelling and emotional; about little things we do to win back love, desperately not giving up. Reminiscent of Macy Gray, Kelly Clarkson. Performed by J. Campa, Female Vocals, Rock, Anthem Rock
Bigger production of acoustic guitar version. Contemplative thought, reflecting, building up to huge crescendo. Good for background theme or corporate. Fragile leading to stamina, strength, leader, endurance, victorious. A compelling piece. Instrumental, Rock, Pop Rock
70's pop rock feel reminds you of "The Band'. One bad trip when your partner leaves but clever lyric begins.
Sad, you go upstairs, do drugs, don't come down, realize truth your love left - still don't come down.
Double entendres on "coming down", alluding to life, love lost and drugs. Instrumental, Rock, 60s Rock
Think Tina Turner. Gal warns heartbreaker charmer to get lost. She knows he's a player who never falls in love. Until meeting her, but ... what goes around comes around.
Big theme song or also be a hit for Joss Stone to Cher. Female Vocals, Rock, Pop Rock
Rock blues. About hypocrites. For non-conformists in society who can't fit; make their own rules as they go. Hypocrites. Double standard. Some politicians. Can be taken seriously in a film like Wallstreet 2 or as parody on big business, etc. Reminiscent Steely Dan. Performed by C. Schaeffer Band. Male Vocals, Rock, Blues Rock
1980's retro mainstream pop rock. Fun, driving, as if leading to or building up to something fun. Sassy track. Sounds like Pat Benatar or Harden Your Heart by Quarterflash. Track with vocal also available. Instrumental, Rock, 80s Rock
Pop Rock anthem. Bryan Adams meets Aerosmith with bridge reminiscent of group "Yes". Theme: Pursuing your own path then unexpectedly meeting your soul mate. Him and her; two ships passing, change courses and unite in life. Now together sharing one journey, in sync. Performed by J. Rowell, Male Vocals, Rock, Anthem Rock
High energy with drive and unique novelty lyric.
This gal heard her guy profess his love over the airwaves on talk radio. Though he never told her, she's ecstatic to earn it is him.
Good for romantic comedy involving radio, FM, media. Also good for any dating radio show. Female Vocals, Rock, 90s Rock
Sweet folksy pop rock ballad. Reminiscent of Righteous Brothers, Eric Clapton, Poco. Theme; love has no boundaries when that special one wants to be in your company. Anywhere. Though you're separated, there's no distance that can keep him from you. Male Vocals, Rock, 70s Rock
Electric guitar and piano dramatic ballad. Struggle, endurance, leading up to something big or epic. Fits war scene, preparing to, going on a journey or serious mission. Film or tv. Instrumental, Rock, 90s Rock
Melancholy 70's classic rock anthem ballad reminds you of "The Band". Loss of a loved one. One bad trip when your partner leaves but ... double entendre lyric begins.
Sad, you go upstairs, get high, realize truth your love left - still don't "come down", alluding to life, love lost. Horizon at e, Male Vocals, Rock, 80s Rock
Feel good, kick butt blues rock. Humorous. He can't go to sleep and has tried everything; yoga, hot bath, tv, drinking, name it. Finding this hot woman in his bed each night seems to have done the trick. He's exhausted. Performed by C. Schaeffer Band. Male Vocals, Rock, Boogie Rock
Emotional rock. Bold words; theme; about a father daughter non-relationship. ("no pictures, no letter not eeven a card") Builds in emotion. Accepting girl relays how hard life was without Dad. Now it's her wedding day and wanting truth, her search goes on. Female Vocals, Rock, Pop Rock
Kelly Clarkson type feel. Fun song about keeping sane in this zany, imperfect fast paced world. She keeps a check list of things to do to keep from losing it. (laugh, dance without music on, stop at that rose you pass, grab that trapeze in your way and swing) Performed by A. Friendly. Female Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Driving Rock pop. Male admits to his love it will never work. Although hot for each other, and the chemistry is magnetic, him and her are like oil and water; don't mix. High energy, Male Vocals, Rock, Pop Rock
Exciting Pop rock, fast moving with heartfelt lyric. When the other doesn't care to know us on the inside. Gal had great lover, pained that all she was to him was superficial affair. The best part he never got to know. "My Heart and Soul". Could be hit for pop/rock female artist. Female Vocals, Rock, Pop Rock
Fast paced rock. Controlled chaos. City bedlum, rush manic, hectic schedules, having to stop to take a breath. High energy rock. Live electric guitars with some synth, Instrumental, Rock, Psychedelic Rock
Kelly Clarkson or Hillary Duff drive. Black or white no grey area. Some things in life are implied without saying; givens that occur without thought, friendship, sun rising, birds flying and... this gal's love for you. Celebration of all the things taken for granted in life treasured. Female Vocals, Rock, Pop Rock
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