AudioSparx Spotlight - June 2010 - Vocal Music in Production: The Rise of Indie and Pop Vocals
AudioSparx Spotlight - June 2010
What do CSI: Miami, Memphis
Beat, and dozens of other television crime shows have in common? They’re
following a hot new trend of using Vocal Music tracks to close out the final
scenes of each episode. In addition, these shows often open with Vocals,
too, or insert sad ones when someone gets bumped off or brutalized! Spotting
this significant modern trend, AudioSparx stepped up its game and is filling
the gap with significantly Hot Vocals in enough genres to set your heart
With almost 13,000 Vocal tracks at your fingertips, we have a new feature
that allows you to click a link to the “Top 100 Vocal Music Tracks by Genre”
– where you can quickly see our best-selling tracks in genres like Indie
Rock, Pop, Rock, Electronica, Classical and many others. We try to make your
creative and commercial production work go FAST by doing the sorting for
you. This edition of Spotlight features our top-selling Vocal artists, as
well as hot new vocalists whose evocative music is powering today's media
and creative TV, film, radio and Internet productions.
Need 1930s scratchy, vintage radio vocals? We’ve got tons of ‘em. Need
foreign language Vocals or Children singing innocently and angelically?
AudioSparx has you covered! For any given situation – from male or female
vocals, in English or numerous foreign languages – or soaring choral, hot
rap, cool scat, and much more, our HyperSearch feature will help you quickly
find the perfect vocal track for any situation. Simply click the vocal genre
link you need, then listen, license and download today!
Hear the Hot Vocal Music Now!
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Spotlight Artists of the Month: New Vocal Artists at AudioSparx
We proudly present
two hot new vocal artists that have recently joined AudioSparx. The
Robert Cole Band specializes in Indie Rock vocals, while Venue Connection
brings an infectious R&B Pop groove.
Robert Cole Band
Robert Cole is a masterful musician and songwriter based in the greater Chicago area. During his career,
Robert has shared the stage with Cheap Trick and REO Speedwagon. His album ‘The Dissolution’
is scheduled for a July 2010 release. Robert's music is perfect for scenes needing a raw, muscled,
emotional music connection.
With a rock-solid rhythm section backing him, Robert is free to unleash his powerful and engaging vocals
on the unsuspecting. We believe you will quickly find why this is one of the best
Indie Rock artists we've heard
this year and why we have the highest hopes for Robert's music to land in major TV shows,
movies, commercials and other major productions.
Exciting new Madrid group, VenueConnection, is sweeping Europe with their second album,
Madrid Boogie. A fusion of Jazz, Funk, Black Soul, Flamenco and Electronics -- a combo
of the coolest, most original music on our site. Jazzy, elegant, laidback tracks about
romance, lovin’ and more. Lead singer Karl Frierson,
of the German record label Phazz-a-Delic, and the lush female vocals of Angeles Dorrio, provide an irresistible
Euro vibe with lyrics in English -- a perfect little cocktail for our clients’ hot productions in Film,
Television, ad campaigns and more! After garnishing raves among the world of R&B music lovers, Venue
Connection is here at AudioSparx now ready for Hollywood to discover!
Fourth of July is Coming!
You know the heat of
Summer has arrived when you celebrate the 4th!
AudioSparx has a great selection of cool fireworks sounds, patriotic
music, and good-time fun tracks to help you celebrate the occasion
with the right audio.
Fourth of July Fireworks
Amusement Sound Effects
Top Vocal Artists at AudioSparx
While we have hundreds of supremely talented artists producing
vocal music, we
sadly can not include them all here because your email system would
self-destruct due to the sheer size of the required newsletter! However, presenting the best of the best, the artists below have all
world-class capability in vocal music composition and production.
Their tracks sell over and over, consistently meeting the vocal music needs of our
clients for projects of all types.
Erwin Steijlen is a
hot composer from the Netherlands. His styles go from orchestral to
dance and from rock to music for films and television. Erwin's
clients include VW, BMW, Philips, Seat, Nike, Microsoft, Mercedes,
Popstars, MTV, Audi, Tour de France and Wrangler. He continues to
work with Top DJ Fedde le Grand and has worked with Nena, Pink,
Cirque du Soleil, Steve Balsamo and many others. His music has been
performed in China, Japan, USA, India, South-Africa, Russia, Monaco,
Germany, Austria, Italy, Switzerland and Spain and his music appears
on multiple TV shows and films.
An amazing library of
orchestral classical music, with over 700 tracks, conducted by
world-renowned conductor Keith J. Salmon. Includes all of the
classics from Bach, Beethoven, Mozart and many many other famous
composers. Features music from various symphony orchestras,
brilliant choral works, world-famous operas, and much more. RFCM is
second to none when it comes to classical production music!
As one of the top
composers for Reality TV, Dan Radlauer has composed music for over
100 TV episodes, wrote theme music for Sally Jesse Raphael and Jerry
Springer, and has received three BMI TV Music Awards. Dan also
scored over 1,000 commercials for folks like Coke, Nissan, Pizza
Hut, Acura, Microsoft, Denny's, Mazda, Mattel and many others. An
accomplished pianist, guitarist, bassist, and orchestrator, Dan's
music covers Classical, Jazz and Symphonic, Rock, Techno, and Sound
Design. Let Dan's dynamic compositions put that award-winning sheen
on your next big project!
Really Free Music has
had music appearing in over 500 albums worldwide, and numerous
Films, TV and multimedia, with clients spanning the globe. Owned and
run by UK composer Peter Wheeler, his own composing credits include
worldwide commercial album releases, Films, and many TV shows (UK,
US, ABC, Disney, C4, C5, MTV, etc). Really Free Music also
specialises in World music and other niche genres - from Sea
Shanties to Ambient Trip Hop to African Choirs.
MX47 is a
collaboration of Hollywood’s most innovative orchestrators and
digital music experts under the direction of renowned film composer
Leonard Rogowski. Leonard thrives on the inventiveness of cutting
edge music artistry, and utilizes the latest sensational
breakthroughs in music technology. The electrifying sounds of MX47
have been featured on HBO, CNN, NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX and The History
Channel, and in such shows as The Sopranos, America's Most Wanted,
NBC Dateline, Saturday Night Live and Lifestyles Of The Rich &
Suzannah Doyle is a
composer, performer, and on-the-spot songwriter whose work appears
world-wide in movies, commercials, TV & radio shows, documentaries,
and corporate projects from LegoLand to the Martha Stewart Show and
Public Broadcasting. A multi-instrumentalist, she played by
invitation at the White House in Washington, D.C., and, with her
band of merry cohorts, she serves up a musical smorgasbord from all
eras and styles of music, from Broadway to Gaslight era old time
piano tunes to smooth jazz, quirky TV theme songs and cinematic
Composer Dewey Dellay
won an IRNE for his music in Five by Tenn and the prestigious Elliot
Norton Outstanding Design Award. Next, Music & Sound Design Award in
The Women, 9 Parts of Desire, and Miss Witherspoon. Projects include
Natl Geographic TV, Discovery Channel, and TV shows Date Patrol,
America’s Spookiest Places, Cat House, and How to Clean Your House.
Film credits: Haunted Lantern, Pearl Harbor–The View from Japan, and
Chaos and Order, produced by NEIA. Let Dewey's expressive cues,
interludes or full-blown musical soundtracks guide your project to
an elegant conclusion.
Italian Composer and
Producer Max DiCarlo is blazing an international trail, scoring
movies for Disney and Lionsgate, and had placements on Oprah, Ugly
Betty, Everyone Hates Chris, All My Children and others. Max is a
multi-instrumentalist who has scored Italian films, TV shows and
fashion commercials. His compositions are on Sony and EMI albums,
and he has composed, arranged and produced music for global icons
like Elton John, and produced a slew of multi-platinum albums for
many Latin America stars. Max's music promises orchestral glamour,
intense fear or diabolical whimsy!
Michael Wheeler is a
multi-instrumentalist songwriter and producer whose styles include
Pop, Rock, Dance, Electronica & Childrens Music. His music has
appeared in documentaries, in the movie trailer for "Real Time" and
TV shows "Upscale TV" and "Chris and John to the Rescue." Michael
also brings us music for video games, TV commercials, corporate,
theater and educational presentations. Check out "Innovate," a sweet
little number for corporate, runway modeling or travel
documentaries. Michael's Dramatic tracks would work beautifully in
almost any media production.
ARC Music has traveled
the globe recording authentic World and Ethnic music. Their 600
tracks include Kantele music from Finland, music of the North
American Indians, Didgeridoo music from Australia, Punjabi Pop or
Bhangra from India, Chinese Dulcimer, Japanese Koto, Middle Eastern
percussion, and much more. ARC Music is used worldwide by producers
of TV and film dramatizations. Recent placements include the
blockbuster movie "Open Water," the "40 Year Old Virgin," and the
highly acclaimed film "The Constant Gardener."
Daniel's Window is a
Chicago-based group whose music is brilliant and inspirational,
intense and edgy. This power-rock quintet will leave you craving for
more! Contemporary Christian music and Worship! They perform over
100 dates yearly, and have performed over 1000 shows since 1997.
With a growing fan base and client list, Daniel's Window is a
winning team all the way, as their uplifting and powerful
instrumental and vocal tracks so amply reveal why they are in high
strong-tempered female Latin singer with a sensual voice,
accompanied by great musicians that have acquired that same Latin
passion on stage.....Denise Rivera takes you on a passionate Latin
journey through Mexico, Spain and Argentina (amongst others) with
her music.Denise's performance binds old with new. Original songs
together with other well-known Latin hits including old classics are
performed with modern sounds and a vibrant swing. Music, voice and
dance, all combined in her show, makes it difficult for you to
remain seated. That is Pasión Latina!
See All The Artists Now at the AudioSparx Artist Directory
Studio Download Privileges For Select Clients
If you would like to consider
using some of our vocal music tracks for your next film production or
commercial project, we offer Studio Download Privileges for our Hollywood,
Ad Agency and Corporate clients. With Studio Download Privileges you
have the capability to download high-resolution non-watermarked music tracks
to try out in your productions. To request this capability,
click here. Perfect for busy sound editors, music supervisors, media
developers and broadcast producers!
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