HMMA has increased its submissions for music in visual media more than all previous years combined due to the global response of artists being recognized in this area. Both mainstream and emerging feature film and TV composers have received recognition for their work with HMMA, which has increased their viability and their value in the marketplace as composers. Submissions for music in visual media are held in monthly rounds with deadlines at the end of each month. For more information about music submissions for both genre and music in visual media CLICK HERE
Hollywood, CA - February 15, 2013: The Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) once again presents an unprecedented and disruptive symposium on Sunday, April 7th, 2013 that GUARANTEES attending composers and music artists will be chosen to compose music for visual mediums! Read more
(West Hollywood, CA) November 19, 2012 - Two- time Academy-Award™ nominee Marco Beltrami, the composer of the recent Clint Eastwood film Trouble with the Curve, was honored with Best Original Score-Feature Film for Fox Searchlight's The Sessions at the Hollywood Music in Media Awards (HMMA) on November 15, 2012 at the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood. Beltrami won over an impressive list of fellow nominees including Alexandre Desplat, John Williams, and Thomas Newman. Read more
Current HMMA nominee and 2011 award recipient composer Austin Wintory worked on his score to the PlayStation3 game JOURNEY for three years, continuously writing and revising the entire time. When the game was released in March 2012, the reaction was explosive. It received dozens and dozens of perfect scores from critics, and the game quickly set video game music sales records. The soundtrack album leapt to the top of the iTunes charts all over the world, and ended up on the Billboard charts higher than any previous original video game score album. Read more
HOLLYWOOD, CA- Nov 18, 2011: The Hollywood Music in Media Awards presented over 50 awards recognizing the finest musical talent in all forms of visual media to a capacity crowd at The Highlands in Hollywood last night. Co-hosted by Adam Gaynor (matchbox 20) and Suzan Brittan-Gault. One of the evening’s highlights was SMOKEY ROBINSON accepting the HMMA Lifetime Achievement Award in front of a standing ovation chanting “Smokey, Smokey, Smokey!” Read more
Hollywood, Calif.-October 17, 2011: Nominations for the annual Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) were announced today including categories for Original Score and Song in Film, TV, Video Games, Commercial Ads and Movie Trailers and Outstanding Music Supervision. The annual event will take place on November 17, 2011 in Hollywood, CA.
Hollywood, CA - September 26, 2011: The Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) is proud to announce Autism Speaks, the world's largest autism advocacy organization, as the featured charitable beneficiary at the HMMA awards show on November 17, 2011 in Hollywood, California. Read more
Hollywood, CA - September 8, 2011: The Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) announced today Smokey Robinson will be presented with the organization's prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award during the main awards event on November 17th, 2011 in Hollywood, CA. Read more