An Interview With Aaron Bethune Of Play It Loud Music
I recently interviewed Aaron Bethune, Founder of the Canadian based company, Play It Loud Music. Play It Loud Music is a boutique management and booking agency that is run by a tight knit team of industry specialists, musicians and, most importantly, people that are dedicated to seeing an artist's career flourish. They have an extensive music licensing catalog and their clients and credits include:
MTV, E Entertainment Channel, CBS, FOX, TLC, Comcast, BBC, Universal, Virgin, CSI NY, Dexter, The Office, Sons Of Anarchy, The Hills, Everybody Hates Chris, CSI, Kath and Kim, 2010 Vancouver Olympics (website theme song), Sky Runners, Samantha Who, Entourage, Saving Grace, Lost, The Nanny, Canadian Idol, Samantha Brown, Intervention, The Next Big Bang, Best New Chefs, Under The Lights, Katie Morgan Show, LSU Tiger Tour, NBC promos, Royale, Glad, Dodge, KFC, Kraft, TSN, Allstate, Durex, Microsoft, Volvo, Titleist, Bank Of Montreal, MIT, RBC, Ottawa Senators, The Slammin Salmon, Short and Male.
During our interview Aaron shared a lot of information, including what it takes to make a full time living licensing music, how much different types of placements pay, how to cultivate relationships with people working in the business and much, much more. If you want to learn more about the music licensing business, be sure to give this interview a listen!