Horus Music (www.horusmusic.co.uk)
Horus Music is a 360 degree music company based in Leicester, UK, specialising in music distribution, publishing and management. They are a one stop shop for getting your music on sale in online stores and subscription services worldwide, including: iTunes, Amazon MP3, Spotify, Deezer, Nokia, Napster, eMusic, Google Music, YouTube, Vevo, Myspace Music, HMV Digital, Zvooq, Simfy, 7Digital, Rhapsody and many more. They can also provide physical distribution throughout the UK.
Horus Music provides pro bono digital distribution and royalty/licensing payment services for all the music released by the Music For Pixels campaign.
Kalumbo Media (http://www.youtube.com/user/KlassicMaster)
Mike Kalombo is a music producer , songwriter and filmographer, best known for his music production on some of the most viral videos on YouTube. Born in the Democratic Republic of Congo, he now resides in the United States. He has worked with both YouTube stars and music industry moguls, like Jermaine Dupri and quickly became one of the most sought after producers in the industry.
Labeled the Quincy Jones of the digital era, Mike has accomplished in a short time what others strive to achieve over a lifetime thanks to his renowned work ethic and unique artistic vision. Major YouTube artistes whom he has collaborated with include Lisa Lavie, Sha Sha Jones, Destorm, Da Brat, Jenna Marbles , Ahmir, Erika David, Traphik, Shane Dawson, Alphacat, Wax and many more
Kalombo Media™ was founded in 2012, as an umbrella company consisting of Mike’s record label, top recording studio and a video production business. With top national and international clients, Kalombo Media™ is becoming one of the fastest growing music brands in North America.
Mike Kalombo collaborates with The Pixel Project on their YouTube Cover Carnival contest via Kalombo Media™
Lost Monkey Studio (www.lostmoneystudio.com)
Lost Monkey is a 16-track Pro Tools studio in Hayward serving artists and bands seeking a comfortable environment in which to produce broadcast-quality sounds. The studio is owned and operated by Bay Area drummer Mike Stevens, who drew upon his experiences working in the area’s most venerable studios to open Lost Monkey in 2010. Lost Monkey is currently also building a solid roster of immensely talented West Coast artists who are working hard towards becoming some of the most seminal musicians in the world.
Lost Monkey (and their artistes) collaborates with The Pixel Project for the YouTube Cover Carnival contest and the annual year-end “16 Days” digital EP project.
Music2Life turns audiences into participants through transformative social change music experiences. Founded by Noel Paul Stookey (Peter, Paul & Mary) and his daughter, Liz Stookey Sunde, Music2Life began as a national social change songwriting contest in 2000, and has grown into a nonprofit creative production group. Through a tailored visioning and development process, we produce staged entertainment, package inspirational productions and customise music-based experiences, aimed at moving hearts and minds around an issue or toward a common goal. Clients include schools (e.g., Penn State, USC, Dartmouth), associations (e.g., National Conference on Race & Ethnicity, FutureWork) and companies/nonprofits (e.g., Bloomberg News, OMEGA Institute).
Name.com is an ICANN accredited domain name registrar and web hosting company. Their easy to use website makes getting online simple. They offer a wide variety of domain extensions as well as shared and VPS web hosting, a drag & drop website builder, search engine optimization tools, security features and more. Customers have over one million domain names registered with the company. They are also big on charity work and giving back to the community,stating: “We are an eclectic group of visionaries and go-getters, idealists and perfectionists, task masters and project people. We believe in working with dedication, inspiration and innovation. For the sake of karma, mojo, and the good of giving, we do whatever we can for the betterment of the earth and the internet.”
Customers have over one million domain names registered with the company. They are also big on charity work and giving back to the community,stating: “We are an eclectic group of visionaries and go-getters, idealists and perfectionists, task masters and project people. We believe in working with dedication, inspiration and innovation. For the sake of karma, mojo, and the good of giving, we do whatever we can for the betterment of the earth and the internet.”
Name.com has very kindly sponsored The Pixel Project’s domain name until May 2022.
Positive Music Association (www.PositiveMusicAssociation.com)
The Positive Music Association is an international membership organisation dedicated to promoting Positive music artists and Positive music as a distinct genre of music. Positive music is defined as lyric-based songs with universal, life-affirming messages.
Positive music can inspire, heal, uplift, empower, energize, unite and enlighten as we create and awaken to a more peaceful, sustainable and healthy world that works for everyone.
Founded in 2003, the PMA has over 350 members in over 12 countries and growing. For more information, contact Scott@PositiveMusicAssociation.com.
The PMA and its members will be collaborating with The Pixel Project on various music activism projects and initiatives under the “Music For Pixels” campaign.