Friday, July 21, 2017

Association of Music Producers

Wednesday, May. 24, 2017

Human, the New York and L.A.-based music and sound studio, took home the Best in Show at the 5th Annual AMP Awards for Music and Sound last night in New York. The winning entry was an Adidas ad titled “Original is Never Finished,” created by the agency Johannes Leonardo. It features an adapted...

Wednesday, May. 10, 2017

The 2017 AMP Awards for Music + Sound has released its shortlist, and the Brooklyn-based music and sound design company Antfood tops the list of nominations, with shortlisted entries in six of the competition’s 14 categories. They were followed closely by the ad agency Droga 5, which earned...

Monday, Apr. 24, 2017

As the classic MILKY WAY® jingle goes, it takes three great candies to beat hunger, and MILKY WAY’s got all three (chocolate, caramel and nougat!). For the Association of Music Producers, it takes three great qualities to make an AMP Hall of Fame inductee: unbridled creativity, an appreciation...

Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017

The 2017 AMP Awards has announced the members of its 2017 Curatorial Committee, which will be led by AMP Awards chair Susan Credle, global chief creative officer of FCB. The panel, which will meet in New York in late April to review all category finalists and choose the competition’s coveted...

Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017

Susan Credle, global chief creative officer of FCB, has been named chairperson of the 2017 AMP Awards for Music + Sound.  Credle will help lead the AMP Awards’ new Curatorial Committee, which will be tasked with ensuring that all finalists meet the criteria for their respective categories. The...

Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017

The Association of Music Producers has officially issued its call for entries for the 2017 AMP Awards for Music and Sound. Submissions in categories ranging from Best Original Song to Excellence in Radio are now being accepted at the competition’s awards portal, located...

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016

The Association of Music Producers is heading uptown. The advertising music trade association has announced plans to hold the 5th Annual AMP Awards for Music and Sound at a new venue in New York. The event, scheduled for Tuesday, May 23, 2017, will move from City Winery, site of the four...

Wednesday, May. 11, 2016

An aspirational TV commercial for the University of Phoenix that shows vignettes of hard-working people striving to better themselves, all tied together with an updated version of the classic “The Wizard of Oz” song “If I Only Had a Brain,” took the Best in Show prize at the 2016 AMP Awards for...

Wednesday, Mar. 30, 2016

Lee Garfinkel--the multiple award-winning creative director, most recently CEO of FCB Garfinkel, the New York office of FCB--has been named to chair the Advisory Board for the 2016 AMP Awards for Music and Sound. In this role he will lead...

Wednesday, Mar. 9, 2016

The AMP Awards is giving back in a way that helps the people who make the music. Sponsored by the Association of Music Producers, the awards program has announced plans to donate a portion of the proceeds from its 2016 competition to the...