Archive for Jingle Writing

Songwriter Crafts Winning Jingles into Full-Length Songs

Posted in Jingle Writing by Stephen

For anyone who is a fan of good jingles, we just heard some interesting news that may be of interest to you. Mikey McCleary is releasing a 10 song album titled TV Dinners. McCleary is a popular singer/songwriter who’s been living in Mumbai since 2007. He’s written several successful jingles for companies like Levis, Audi…

Wanna Know What Makes Jingles So Effective?

Posted in Creative Advertising, Jingle Writing by Stephen

Wanna Know What Makes Jingles So Effective?

In the modern world, it’s pretty much impossible to escape advertisements in one form or another. Just about the only place you won’t find them is in our dreams, but this could change someday in the future (any fans of Futurama out there??). My point is that effective advertising is something that is becoming harder…

Trace Bundy Plays His Version of the Iconic SportsCenter Jingle Live

Posted in Jingle Writing, TV Commercial Jingles by Stephen

Trace Bundy Plays His Version of the Iconic SportsCenter Jingle Live

DA, DA, DA, DA, DA, DA. That jingle has been a special part of most sports fans’ experience here in the US for years– part of the iconic SportsCenter (SC) jingle that many of us know and love. Recently, ESPN launched the International Fam Jam contest where the winner would get a chance to write…

Microsoft’s Garage is a Haven for Creativity, 3D Printers and Jingles

Posted in Creative Advertising, Jingle Writing by Stephen

Microsoft's Garage is a Haven for Creativity and 3D Printers

The range of possibility available through 3D printers is truly amazing. If you haven’t yet seen one of these devices in action it’s certainly worth watching. There are already a plethora of interest groups that are testing the limits of what is possible with these 3D printers and Microsoft is one of them. Ever heard…

Not too Late to Vote for the Sixth Annual Do The Jingle Contest

Posted in Creative Advertising, Jingle Writing, TV Commercial Jingles by Stephen

Not too Late to Vote for the Sixth Annual Do The Jingle Contest

It’s still not too late to vote for your favorite jingle in the Sixth Annual Do The Jingle contest! Voting for SafeAuto’s well known competition officially began on January 13 this year, but fans can vote for their favorite submissions until the stroke of midnight on February 28th. (Do The Jingle is a crowdsourced contest…

The Artist Behind St. Lucia Got His Start Writing Jingles

Posted in Jingle Writing by Stephen

If you ask Jean-Philip Grobler how he was able to start his breakthrough band St. Lucia, you might be surprised by the answer– writing jingles. Grobler’s band. St. Lucia, has received a lot of praise for their debut album (“When the Night“) and the artist says none of it would have been possible if it…

The Swon Brothers Fuel the Twix Rivalry with their New Jingles

Posted in Jingle Writing, TV Commercial Jingles by Stephen

The Swon Brothers Fuel the Twix Rivalry with their New Jingles

Country music fans are no strangers to the Swon Brothers. Zach and Colton are rising stars on the country music circuit who have been performing together for years. Recently, the siblings agreed to take part in a challenge that pitted them on opposing sides in a great debate– the Twix candy bar rivalry. Colton composed…

What Makes a Good Jingle Writer

Posted in Jingle Writing by Ben Rudnick

jingle songwriter

A jingle writer is a person who possesses the ability to create music that is not only catchy, but also contains equally engaging lyrics that are designed with a brand or product in mind. The music that a jingle writer produces will be used for commercials that will be seen or heard on the radio,…

8 Tips for Writing a Jingle

Posted in Jingle Writing by Joshua Snyder

Stop me if this has happened to you before – you watch a commercial and days later, you still find yourself singing the catchy tune that encourages you to buy a specific soft drink, change insurance companies or check out an educational website. My friends, this is the mystical power of creative jingle writing. Creating…

Custom Jingles Make Your Business Memorable

Posted in Jingle Writing by Joshua Snyder

Custom Jingles - Geico

Quick—which brand does this jingle belong to:  “My bologna has a first name, it’s B-O-L-O-G-N-A.”  If you said Oscar Mayer, then you already know what custom jingles can do for your business.  Since their invention, jingles have launched many a company into success, and that’s not only true for the large corporate businesses.  Many local…

Get Sticky with Jingles for Advertising

Posted in Jingle Writing by Joshua Snyder

Make Your Jingle Sticky

Have you ever had a song “stick” in your head, and you found yourself singing it over and over all day?  If you think about it, the idea of having their company’s name getting stubbornly stuck in a consumer’s head is a business owners marketing dream.  What you may not know is that is the…