After 14 years of not accepting outside material, for a limited time, Listen Again Music (BMI), based in the Nashville Tennessee area, is in a catalog building phase and is accepting unpublished song submissions from songwriters for possible placement on major label and independent recording projects as well as for use in film and television shows.
Extra consideration will be given to songwriters who have master recordings of their songs (available for download and/or CD sales) and/or regularly perform their original songs in small bars, clubs and concert settings) in need of a publishing in order to collect live performance royalties and obtain ongoing promotion.
You may be offered publishing contract(s) on one song or all original unpublished songs in your catalog.
Scanned set list(s) with the performance date, venue and original songs performed circled as well as any supporting documentation of an ongoing performance schedule (website with show dates, YouTube videos or similar ) will be helpful in making a decision.
- Songwriters seeking possible single song publishing contracts to obtain ongoing promotion, please submit only professionally produced demos or master quality work. All songs submitted for possible single song contracts or blanket publishing deals must be unpublished. Songwriters (and/or collaborators) must control copyright 100%.
- Listen Again Music (BMI) is also interested in purchasing royalty streams and/or copyrights on Top 40 Billboard charting hit songs.
Interests are: Christian, Modern Country similar to what’s currently receiving radio airplay, Pop, R & B, Hip Hop, Rap and Rock material.
This opportunity is also open to performers currently planning an album project in need of a publisher.
All songs added to the Listen Again Music catalog will continually be reviewed for possible pitches as opportunities arise and pitched if suitable.
- Professionally made demos and masters of unpublished songs may be submitted (with permission) to Listen Again Music (BMI) or PlayItAgainMusicPublishing (ASCAP).
- E-mail your request for permission to submit to: LAMusicPublishing.firstname.lastname@example.orgMP3 only, songs must be unpublished. Lyrics submitted in body of e-mail, no attachments except the MP3. Songwriter and/or co-writers must control copyright 100%.
If your song is accepted you will be asked to sign a single song publishing agreement. There is no charge to the songwriter, the publisher will acquire the publisher’s share of the song and the songwriter retains 100% of the writer’s share.
Please first e-mail for permission to submit: LAMusicPublishing.email@example.com