Aspire 2 Music LLC, based near NYC in Clinton, NJ, is an online, independent song plugging and music publishing company specializing in indie and unsigned Country and Americana artist projects. Aspire 2 Music LLC hosts its song pitch page on MySpace (www.myspace.com/aspire2music). We pitch to independent/unsigned artists for artist demos, CDs/downloads, and live performance events. We collaborate with independent producers, record labels, and artist managers for artist projects, and create original songs for custom projects, including CDs, films, advertising, and not-for-profits. We work with clients and represent independent songwriters from around the world. Aspire 2 Music LLC member of the Association of Independent Music Publishers, NYC Chapter. Anne M Freeman, founder of Aspire 2 Music LLC and former editor-in-chief of MusicDish, the online music industry trade journal, is a member of the Nashville Songwriters Associational International (NSAI).
Aspire 2 Music's song, "A Cowboy," was named Country Song of the Month for November 2008. This song is currently being pitched to the majors in Nashville.
Anne M Freeman, Founder of Aspir
Anne M. Freeman is the founder and president of Aspire 2 Music LLC, the independent, online Country music song plugging service and publishing company. She is the former editor in chief of MusicDish.com, the premier online music business trade journal. She is a music industry columnist, having written for several magazines and trade journals, including MusicDish, The Country Music Scene magazine, SongRamp, and others. Her articles have been published on various sites and publications, including the Indie Music Bible.
Anne honed her songwriting skills through her membership in the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI). She studied under Songwriter/Teacher/Author Jason Blume (Britney Spears, the Backstreet Boys, Jesse McCartney, Collin Raye, the Oak Ridge Boys and John Berry; teacher for NSAI, BMI-Nashville, and author of many books and support materials) and Songwriter/Teacher/Author Rick Beresford (George Jones, Director of Kerrville Folk Festival Song School and NSAI, and other pro songwriters. As an NSAI member, Anne was trained to be a songwriting workshop coordinator, and led the Princeton, NJ, chapter of the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI), where she taught songwriting workshops and led songwriting and music business seminars and events for more than six years.