How to Use Music in a Great Poker Scene

By Ryan Allen | January 11, 2022

The right music can make or break a scene in a film. For amateur filmmakers or indie projects with a …

How to Use Music in a Great Poker Scene Read More »

How Epic Action Music Changes Your Video

By Ryan Allen | December 13, 2021

Think of some classic action sequences — Tom Cruise dangling from a ceiling by a cable in the first “Mission: …

How Epic Action Music Changes Your Video Read More »

The Best Fighting Background Music of 2021

By Ryan Allen | December 13, 2021

Music and Fighting: A Match Made in Movie Heaven From the silent comedic slapstick of Buster Keaton to the “drunken …

The Best Fighting Background Music of 2021 Read More »

Best filmmaking schools

10 Best Film Making Schools In The USA

By Danny Wahlfeldt | December 9, 2020

In order to fulfill a dream of fame and fortune, and a great career as a filmmaker, you have to choose a university first. America is the best place for that. A higher profile education from the United States could help a student become famous, and maybe even receive a …

10 Best Film Making Schools In The USA Read More »

Orange Hollywood

10 Iconic Sound Clichés Used in Movies

By Danny Wahlfeldt | December 3, 2020

Sound design is one of those parts of film production without any attention or spotlight given. No, it’s not about the OST – we all remember the theme from Indiana Jones, The Lord of the Rings or Requiem for a Dream. But few people ponder over the fact that explosions, …

10 Iconic Sound Clichés Used in Movies Read More »

western standoff music

Western Movie Music & Genre: America’s Love Affair With The Old West

By Ryan Allen | November 30, 2018

Western movie music is a definitive genre that creates specific imagery and transports the listener to the western frontier – making the western movie genre the epitome of the American spirit. Western movie music is a definitive genre that creates specific imagery and transports the listener to the western frontier …

Western Movie Music & Genre: America’s Love Affair With The Old West Read More »

soundtrack netflix

The 8 Best Shows on Netflix With Incredible Soundtracks

By Ryan Allen | July 19, 2018

Netflix has risen to be the benchmark for quality content, attracting top talent from across the globe. With this influx of new creative storytellers comes good soundtracks as well. With storylines ranging from post-apocalyptic dramas to larger than life comedies surrounding the world of female wrestling, Netflix soundtracks have started …

The 8 Best Shows on Netflix With Incredible Soundtracks Read More »

Get Out 2017

Leverage the Psychological Effects of Music in Your Video

By Ryan Allen | September 10, 2019

The human brain is one of the most complex and sophisticated instruments in the world. What it is capable of imagining, creating, and understanding is unparalleled in the realms of science and technology. Composing beautiful notes and sounds into music is no exception, and the effects it has upon our …

Leverage the Psychological Effects of Music in Your Video Read More »

Music Copyright Explained: How It Works and Types of Licensing Available

By Ryan Allen | September 2, 2019

Adding music and sound effects to a video production is a very popular practice and can give a project the added, finishing touches that all professional media producers desire. When choosing the right content for a project there are many factors to consider such as your work’s goals, your target …

Music Copyright Explained: How It Works and Types of Licensing Available Read More »

8 Background Music Genres that Video Producers Need to Master

By Ryan Allen | August 26, 2019

Adding background music to pair with a video production can be a very beneficial endeavor. However, choosing a fitting tune or melody to enhance your project can be a challenging decision. Background music in its simplest, most effective form should be just as the name implies, in the background. It …

8 Background Music Genres that Video Producers Need to Master Read More »

A Gentle Introduction to Royalty Free Music

By Ryan Allen | August 20, 2019

Media producers in every walk of life use hand-picked royalty free music and sound effects to enhance their unique media creations and make their messaging much more vivid and memorable. From the small channel YouTuber to corporate branded ads, royalty free music provides a simple and affordable means to add …

A Gentle Introduction to Royalty Free Music Read More »

Freelancers heeader

How Budding Creative Freelancers Can Get their Work Noticed

By Ryan Allen | July 16, 2019

A freelance way of life and work is becoming increasingly popular. Over the last few years, we’ve seen a huge rise in the number of independent copywriters, designers, photographers, filmmakers and podcasters that constantly search for new clients and new gigs. BY LARRY REED As much as 37 percent of …

How Budding Creative Freelancers Can Get their Work Noticed Read More »

Interview: CEO Ryan Allen on Making Music Licensing Simple.

By Ryan Allen | July 2, 2019

Ryan Allen, CEO of Stockmusic.net, shares his unique journey in an interview with Niel Guilarte from All Things Post.  The interview details his vision for rebuilding an existing brand in order to better serve the creative community with music licensing…. They both wasted no time diving into the opportunities and challenges of …

Interview: CEO Ryan Allen on Making Music Licensing Simple. Read More »

photography

5 Podcasts To Listen To If You Edit Video

By Ryan Allen | June 28, 2019

As terrestrial radio slowly dies and mainstream media becomes less trusted on a daily basis, podcasts are quickly rising in the background as alternatives. DOMINIC FRANCESCHI The authentic, unfiltered channel of information is what pulls people in and keeps them as listeners. It is also what has attracted top talent …

5 Podcasts To Listen To If You Edit Video Read More »

Bobby Cole

From Creepy to Cool, Bobby Cole’s Music Will Set the Mood

By Ryan Allen | June 3, 2019

His catalog of music goes so deep that we are convinced Bobbly Cole doesnt sleep… His ability to combine multiple styles of music to paint a picture for the listener is hard to match.  Although he pulls from many musical influences, Bobby’s sweet spots lie in creating music with haunting …

From Creepy to Cool, Bobby Cole’s Music Will Set the Mood Read More »

Scroll to Top