New month, new music briefs. This month we’re looking for yacht rock, show tunes and afro-pop.
Once you’ve completed your work, apply a unique code to each track – just add the code (provided in each brief) to your keyword tags when you upload. As a result, we’ll know which genre you’ve been focusing on.
If you have any questions or comments about any of these music briefs, please email Pond5’s Director of Audio Collections, Mike Pace, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Channel the smooth, soft rock sounds of the 70s that celebrate warm breezes, chill vibes and good times.
- KEYWORD CODE: YACHTROCKOCT20
- SUGGESTED KEYWORDS: yacht rock, smooth, AOR, soft rock, 1970s, nostalgia, classic, fun
Doff your cap and twirl your cane to these feelgood, tongue-in-cheek homages to the Golden era of Broadway!
- KEYWORD CODE: SHOWTUNESOCT20
- SUGGESTED KEYWORDS: show tunes, Broadway, theater, musical theater, swing, jazz
While Afro-Pop is a catch-all term encompassing a group of eclectic contemporary African music styles, it often focuses on upbeat, joyful, urban, guitar-based dance music.
- KEYWORD CODE: AFROPOPOCT20
- SUGGESTED KEYWORDS: Africa, Afro-Pop, joyful, African, world
Take advantage of the 50-keyword limit and add both broad and specific keywords. On the other hand, do not use recognizable band or artist names, please!
We also encourage you to submit separate :15 and :30 versions of these tracks for social-media use.
Moreover, please note you can apply tags to existing tracks in your portfolio.
Top image: Young Happy Dancing Girls Playing Guitar And Partying by nd3000
Check out more Music Briefs here.