An Interview with Garry Schyman

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Award-winning game composer Garry Schyman began his scoring career with hit TV series such as “Magnum, P.I.” and “The A-Team.” He went on to score more TV, feature films, and, of course, video games, most recently garnering critical acclaim for his score for “BioShock Infinite,” including best soundtrack for a video game for 2013 by Game Trailers.MI spoke with Garry Schyman, who is on the Board of the Society of Composers & Lyricists (SCL), about the art and business of game composing, foreign royalties, consent decrees, and more.In … [Read more...]

An Interview with Blake Morgan

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Blake Morgan is a New York-based songwriter/artist/label owner who gained additional attention when his pointed email exchange with Pandora CEO Tim Westergren, published in the Huffington Post, went viral. MI sat down with Morgan to discuss that, Mel Watt’s recently proposed Free Market Royalty Act, and the many other issues surrounding it all. Look for a few clips of Blake’s music at the end of the interview.In reading the interview, if you prefer to skip to Morgan’s take on a particular subject, please click the desired link, below. Or, j … [Read more...]