Los Angeles, CA (September 24, 2009)–Independent licensing and publishing companies RipTide Music and pigFACTORY have jointly launched Pacifica Music, a new catalog of modern music.
Pacifica Music will feature over 6,000 tracks of music across numerous genres, including hip-hop, rock, pop, orchestral and electronica, with an additional 4,000 – 5,000 new tracks being added every six months. Pacifica Music, which will be deliverable through its website’s Search and Download engine, a variety of digital asset management systems and on hard drives, offers a collection of works from a global network of composers, musicians and producers.
Parent companies RipTide Music and pigFACTORY recently had high-profile music placements in films and trailers including Inglorious Basterds, District 9, Public Enemies, The Ugly Truth, and X-Men Origins: Wolverine, in TV programs Entourage, True Blood, Mad Men and 90210, in videogames Guitar Hero 5, Tony Hawk: Ride and MLB 2009, and in commercials for Nestle, PlayStation 3 and E*TRADE, to name a few.
Rich Goldman, founder, RipTide Music said, “For anyone needing a diverse collection of modern music, Pacifica is a ‘must have’ alongside your current music sources. This catalog is comprised of indie artists and composers whose music has been featured in countless high-end projects. All of the rights to these tracks have been vetted and pre-cleared, and our sales and administrative teams will be providing our clients with the same high level of service that RipTide Music and pigFACTORY have long built their reputations on.”
Added Keatly Haldeman, CEO, pigFACTORY, “Pacifica Music is a direct answer to the demands of the audio/visual production community. With the collective brain power, musical talent and industry knowledge that pigFACTORY and RipTide bring to the table, we have designed our catalog and web interface to provide an exceptional user experience.”