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Velvet Hammer Music and Management Group

Velvet Hammer Music and Management Group is an artist development and management company founded by David “Beno” Benveniste more than a decade ago, following his development of System of a Down.

Careers in Music: Making the Album

Compared to producing a feature film or video game, recording an album is a small operation, employing just a handful of people directly involved in the creative process alongside supporting staff within recording and audio post-production studios. Based on census data, recording studios employ an average of just four people. However, that figure is deceptive and shouldn’t discourage anyone interested in pursuing a career in the music industry.

Conference Confab: Helen Britton

England ex-pat Helen Britton moved to Toronto looking for a job … any job. What she got was a kickass career plucking bands from musical obscurity, strategically placing them in front of industry bigwigs and riding the press wave across continents.

Henson Recording Studios

Purchased by The Jim Henson Company in 1999, the former site of A&M Records is now the Henson Recording Studios. However, despite a music history that stretches back to the 1960s, the studios were born of film legacy.

EMI Group Ltd.

EMI Group is one of the world’s largest music companies, controlling record labels on five continents. EMI Group also owns and operates Abbey Road recording studio in London and Capitol Studios in Los Angeles.

Music Publishing Coordinator

When a music supervisor or other client is searching for the perfect soundtrack to accompany a television episode, film, or advertising campaign, they often turn to boutique music publishing companies that offer services for sourcing existing songs and producing original scores. The music publishing coordinator works directly with the owner and senior management of the company to perform administrative and creative functions in relation to music publishing activities.

Perfect Your Social Media Mix to Get Your First Industry Gig

Illustration by Stephen NaumannIllustration by Stephen Naumann

Very slowly but surely, the media world is rebounding. But i­f you’re one of many upcoming grads hoping to break into competitive media fields, you’re probably feeling like it’s not rebounding enough. 

Chicago Recording Company

Chicago Recording Company is the largest independent recording studio in the United States, founded in 1975. Billing itself as a music and post-production company, CRC provides a wide array of services for music, television, film, and live concerts.

Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG)

AEG is a wholly owned subsidiary of Anschutz Company and operates numerous divisions dedicated to sports and entertainment presentations. Among other ventures and properties, AEG owns or controls facilities such as the STAPLES Center, Home Depot Center, American Airlines Arena, and NOKIA Theater Times Square. The company also owns several professional sports franchises, including the Los Angeles Kings, Houston Dynamo, and Los Angeles Galaxy.