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Page 17 of 51 16 POST MARCH 2016 SOUND LIBRARIES WARNER/CHAPPELL SWEETENS SOUNDS FOR AWARD- NOMINATED FILMS LOS ANGELES — Music from several Warner/Chappell Production Music (www. catalogs appears within or in promotional media for 18 films, trailers or TV shows that have been nominated (and/or won) Academy Awards and/or Golden Globe Awards. Music from the Warner/Chappell Production Music catalog Pedigree Cuts was featured within the feature films and TV shows 99 Homes, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and Blunt Talk, respectively, while music from the catalogs Full Tilt, Cute Music, RSM, Ear Drum, Non-Stop Premiere, 615 Platinum Series and Elephant Music & Sound Design was featured within movie trailers promoting the films Mad Max: Fury Road, Spotlight, Inside Out, The Big Short, Spy, Trumbo, Steve Jobs, Concussion, The Martian, The Good Dinosaur and Trainwreck. In addition, music from the Warner/Chappell Production Music catalog Full Tilt and Elephant Music & Sound Design was featured within promotional TV spots for the Netflix shows Narcos and Orange is the New Black. "We are extremely proud to be featured in so many amazing movies, TV shows and trailers again this year," says David MacMahon Mount, Warner/Chappell Production Music VP, business development. "It speaks volumes to our incredible songwriters, composers and dedicated licensing team." ELIAS CONTRIBUTES TO SUPER BOWL SPOTS SANTA MONICA — Elias Music Library ( contributed to a number of spots that aired during the February 7 th Super Bowl broadcast. The company worked with agency Deutsch LA on a pack- age of commercials for Taco Bell that feature real business owners in mock local ads touting Taco Bell's new Quesalupa. Local entrepreneurs from Texas, Ohio, Oregon, Virginia and Minnesota — including 'Fancy Ray,' the owner of a vintage record store, and 'Mr. Appliance,' who uses his might to fix any household problem — explain how well Taco Bell's Quesalupa pairs with their own services. The Fancy Ray spot calls on a number of musical genres to reflect the store's music collection, including jazz and heavy metal. Mr. Appliance uses a growing trumpet track to suggests power and strength. In addition to the Taco Bell campaign, Elias Music Library also contributed music to the Squarespace Super Bowl campaign starring comedians Key and Peele. In related news, Elias Music Library recently began representing the Bing Bang Boom catalog. They serve as the exclusive representative of the company's music and sound design in the United States. Bing Bang Boom! specializes in integrated music and sound design. Their music can be heard in movie trailers and network promos for CBS, ABC, NBC, Fox, The CW, HBO, and Spike TV. FIRSTCOM EXPANDS COLLECTION WITH FOCUS MUSIC LIBRARIES CARROLLTON, TX — FirstCom Music (www. is expanding its music library offerings by adding London-based Focus Music Production Libraries to its mix. Founded by UK pop writer and producer Paul Greedus, Focus Music has been serving the media industry for over 20 years. Focus brings a well-rounded collection of themes, underscores, vocals, and instrumentals to compliment the vast collection of profes- sionally-created music in the FirstCom Music catalogs where users can find specialized libraries for classical, radio broadcast, vocal, and EDM/club-inspired tracks, as well as the main Focus production library covering promos, trailers, and beds. FirstCom Music has set an aggressive release schedule with plans to present 20 additional new Focus Music albums in 2016.

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