Category: TV Shows

Many CSS Music clients have asked, “when will we get the new 2018 releases?”  Well the wait is over and new music is ready to download now in all the glorious formats available on www.cssmusic.com (mp3 320, Apple Lossless 44.1khz, .aif 44.1khz, .wav 44.1khz and .wav 48khz).  Of course you can download single track downloads and earn a DAWN Dollar Discount the more you buy.  But don’t forget about the new “You Pick ‘Em Plan”…

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How To Use CSS Royalty Free Music’s Film Music To Heighten Your Show’s Power Is there anything that gets your blood pumping more than an action scene in a movie that is underscored with bombastic music that builds, then drops to a simple rhythmic groove, and then crashes back in as the scene evolves? Why couldn’t you use the principal filmmakers rely on to add some ear candy to your reality television show? At CSS…

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How To Use CSS Royalty Free Music’s Film Music To Heighten Your Show’s Power Is there anything that gets your blood pumping more than an action scene in a movie that is underscored with bombastic music that builds, then drops to a simple rhythmic groove, and then crashes back in as the scene evolves? Why couldn’t you use the principal filmmakers rely on to add some ear candy to your reality television show? At CSS…

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Where Using CSS Music’s Nature Wild & Raw Makes Sense Nothing sets a mood for a show or scene like a black screen with an unpredictable piece of music setting the mood. The tension—or perhaps humor—is immediately conjured in the viewers mind without ever showing a single image. For those of you producing reality television shows looking for ear/eye candy to freshen up a scene, try this… Let’s say you want to create a faux…

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Why Electronic Underscores Are So Effective If you’re a fan of the great composer Hans Zimmer like we are at CSS Music, you’ve probably noticed his use of a “tick-tock” under opening scenes. His latest composition for the hit film Dunkirk utilizes the sound of an actual watch owned by the director Christopher Nolan and this sound evolves into an unsettling wash that creates a tremendous amount of tension. More than just a simple single…

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A Discussion of CSS Music’s Intros & Endings   Just to be clear: this blog in no way references the 1995 Barry Sonnenfeld film. ☺ Instead, we’ll examine some of the great short cues found in the CSS Music library. If you look at our Hand Picked Genre/Category Hot Lists menu you’ll find Intros-Endings. Click the Go button and start auditioning!   These tasty little morsels can save you tons of time when you need…

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Exploring The Cinematic Music in Super Themes Whether you’re producing an A/V show, reality television or maybe a low budget film that you want to sound like a major motion picture and you’re seeking true film score music, we have you covered. We’re blessed to have David Wurst, a world-class composer with a number of films under his belt as well as the creator of the Super Themes library, developed exclusively for CSS Music. If…

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Pacing Your Video With An Emotional Flow If you’re in the process of creating any type of non-reality show, CSS Music suggests it might be wise to sit down and watch a musical or two. Better yet, support your local theatre groups or national touring companies and see one live; the impact of a live performance can be absolutely breathtaking. But why see a musical you ask? Like a film that’s built in 3 acts,…

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Exploring Two Popular Instruments Did you take piano lessons as a child? Or maybe you got the urge to become a guitar hero as a teen? These two popular instruments, played alone, evoke their own particular sounds that may be just the ticket for a scene in your next show. CSS Music has an abundance of solo piano tracks and a respectable number of solo acoustic guitar tracks. (We recommend using the Keyword Alpha Search…

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Writing Easy Edit Points for Your Shows If there’s one thing we’ve learned at CSS Music over the past few years is this: Make music that’s easy to cut. We know how frustrating it can be to find the perfect track that doesn’t have an easy-to-paste ending or points where you can cut on an ending. We know you want a simple, tonic-chord-ending that can be spliced on just about anywhere. Our writers’ main responsibility…

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