Audiosocket Inks a Deal with MTV Networks as a Preferred Music Vendor

Seattle, WA, September 30, 2009 --( Audiosocket, Inc., an industry leader in independent music licensing for film and television, has inked a deal with MTV Networks as a preferred music vendor. This gives music supervisors of MTV Networks online access to license cutting edge artists for MTVN television and multimedia productions.

Audiosocket provides music for film, television, video games, documentaries, and for traditional and new media advertising. Audiosocket represents more than 800 artists in all musical genres.

"Securing this preferred vendor relationship with MTV Networks is a huge win for Audiosocket. MTVN holds some of the largest brands in cable television. We're a young company and being invited into this circle demonstrates that our brand is growing quickly and word is spreading about the exceptional quality of bands we’re representing on our roster. We're providing real opportunity for our artists and our clients alike. We know the relationship will be a huge success for everyone involved." says Brent McCrossen, Audiosocket's CEO.

MTV Networks includes favorites like MTV, VH1, Nickelodeon, Nick at Nite, COMEDY CENTRAL, CMT: Country Music Television, Spike TV, TV Land, Logo and approximately 155 networks around the world. In addition, digital assets such as Neopets, Xfire, Atom, Harmonix and Quizilla offer compelling and interactive content, providing an even deeper connection with devoted and focused demographics.

In it's first year, Audiosocket has already licensed music to clients such as Microsoft, McDonald’s, Toyota, Converse, 2K Games, The Gap and Victoria's Secret, and has placed music in many film trailers and TV shows such as Lost, Project Runway and Lincoln Heights. Audiosocket has offices in New Orleans, Los Angeles, Seattle and New York City. Audiosocket has experienced tremendous growth in the last six months, and recently established preferred vendor status with ABC/Disney, Warner Brothers Television and The Travel Channel. Its catalog of online music - available to producers in all media - features more than 19,000 tracks, spanning 200 genres, from more than 800 independent artists.

Music supervisors and creative directors who want to license music through Audiosocket should call the licensing department at 206-701-7931.

Sarah Hunt