WHY DO I NEED A LICENSE?  

Synchronization License: This is the right to synchronize a song or a piece of music with your visual image. It must be obtained from the copyright owner of the music, which is usually the publisher.   

North Star Media is an independent music publisher, established in 2001. It currently owns and manages thousands of copyrights worldwide including the music of award winning film composer Paul Cardall. With personalized service and representatives in Detroit, Nashville, Los Angeles and abroad, North Star Media pursues and secures music placements across a variety of platforms including film, television, advertising, and all other new media. North Star Media specializes in pre-cleared song licensing, publishing administration, custom music creation, music supervision and artist development. The North Star Media catalogue is home to platinum-selling hits, the hottest new indie offerings, and everything in-between.