AMP Announces Call for Entries for 2003 National Mixer of the Year Award

December 3, 2003 - The Association of Music Producers (AMP) has announced that its Mixer of the Year Award will be going national this year, and has put out a Call for Entries for the competition, which honors the talents and proficiency of the post production audio mixer and recognizes the important role the mixer plays in the success of a television commercial...

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Report from Steve Ford, President of the Midwest Chapter, October 2003

On Tuesday October 7th, Steve Ford Music hosted an AMP seminar for AMP members only, addressing issues of intellectual property. Speakers presenting were Steve Shebar, a lawyer who works in the area of intellectual property at Katten Muchin Zavis Rosenman here in Chicago, and Sandy Wilbur, musicologist from New York...

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State of the AMP

Report on 2002
It may have been another year of stormy weather for the advertising industry, but the
Association of Music Producers had plenty of business under its umbrella in 2002.
Here’s a quick review of what took place, progress made and where we’re headed in
the year that’s just begun...

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Winners Announced at the AMP “MIXER/MIXER”

Los Angeles, Calif., November 5, 2002- The West Coast Branch of The Association of Music Producers (AMP) today announced the winners of the 2nd Annual West Coast Mixer of the Year Awards. The event was held on November 1st at Groove Addicts’ new recording facility in Los Angeles and was attended by over 150 members of the advertising community...

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Wave of Music Infringement Claims in Commercials Causing Legal Nightmares

Forensic Musicologists indicate “temp tracks” source of trouble

New York, NY Responding to rising alarm in the advertising industry over the increase in infringement claims by record labels and publishers against music in commercials, the Association of Music Producers (AMP) has conducted a qualitative poll of musicologists...

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