When the story and the music are entwined, we enlist our collective of composers to handcraft an arrangement specifically for your work.
We’ve assembled a versatile and accomplished group of composers who write, score, record and edit to help tell your story. Our body of work ranges in size, scope, medium and genre – from simple and playful, to hip and of-the-moment, to grand orchestrations.
Your inspiration, our contribution.
Co-founder of Static West, Rob has performed and/or recorded with artists including Sarah Jaffe, Will Johnson, Still Corners, Justin Townes Earle, Bee Caves, Milton Mapes, and Hiss Golden Messenger among many others. An award-winning advertising composer; his music has been placed in campaigns for brands such as Southwest Airlines, Yeti, Chevrolet, Dish Network, Whataburger, and Frost Bank.
Sam is a producer and composer based in Austin, TX. A veteran composer for television, his credits include a Superbowl spot for Gillette, spots for Kettle One Vodka, ESPN, Southwest Airlines, Frost Bank and many others. He is a gifted guitarist, and has performed and recorded with Alberta Cross, Fischerspooner, Santigold, and RKK, and is a founding member of the acclaimed up-and-coming band Bee Caves.
Graduating from Berklee College of Music in 2009, Ben Marshall is an award winning composer, and producer. As a performer, he has been on tour along side bands like XAmbassadors, Oh Wonder, Sofi Tukker, Blondie, TV on the Radio, The Hives, Modest Mouse, and more. He is the co-creater of Brooklyn synth pop outfit Paperwhite. With over 10 million streams to date, Paperwhite has been featured on Billboard, Spin, Buzzfeed, as well as being Hypem’s “Most Blogged Artist” two times in a row. His commercial work includes spots for NBA, Verizon, Coach, NFL, Lululemon, Izze, Toyota, TruTV, FX, Hasbro, Toys R Us, Papa John's, Merrel Moab, IBM, Dell, AlienWare, Herman Miller, Cure Forward
Composer Tyler Gilmore (AKA BlankFor.ms) masterfully blurs electronic and acoustic instruments, tape loops and beats into music for film, TV, and stage. Game developers, social media companies, and publishers have commissioned his music and he has worked with jazz luminaries Jason Moran and Ron Miles, R&B artist Autre Ne Veut, and others. His writing has been heard at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, National Sawdust, and the Jazz Gallery.
Daniel is an accomplished violinist and composer scoring films such as A Ghost Story, Pete's Dragon, Comet, Return to Sender and Ain't Them Bodies Saints. As a performer, he has toured and recorded with artists the likes of St. Vincent, Other Lives, The Polyphonic Spree and John Vanderslice. He brings us both ready-to-license music from his work with his band Dark Rooms and his talents as a composer for custom music.
Tim Palmer has produced and mixed albums for a huge selection of artists, from Robert Plant, David Bowie and Tears For Fears to Ozzy Osbourne, The Goo Goo Dolls and U2. Palmer mixed Pearl Jam's 'Ten', which is now in the top 50 best selling albums of all time. In 2001, Palmer was nominated for a Grammy for his mixing work on U2's 'All That You Can't Leave Behind'. Now in Austin, he has continued mixing for the likes of Jason Mraz, Blue October, The Polyphonic Spree and 2016’s 3x Grammy Nominated Billy Childs album 'Map to the Treasure’.
Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer and composer, John is well known as lead creative talent for the band The Deathray Davies and John Singer Sergeant (a recording project featuring vocal contributions by Ben Kweller, Death Cab For Cutie's Chris Walla, Kool and the Gang's Sir Earl Toon, and Rhett Miller from Old 97s). He is also a songwriting collaborator and full-time drummer for Psych-Pop outfit The Apples In Stereo. His often quirky and fun compositions have appeared in countless ad spots (including a comedic song written for a recent and very popular PGA Tour campaign featuring golf sensations Jordan Spieth and Hunter Mahan) as well as television series like Yo Gabba Gabba.
Scott is a producer, composer, multi-instrumentalist based in Ojai, CA, where he runs his studio Echo Magic. He has worked as a sound designer on many award-winning Sundance, Tribeca, Cannes and SXSW film selections. He has recorded, performed and produced for artists such as Hiss Golden Messenger, The Court & Spark, Elephant Micah, and folk legend Alice Gerrard (an album for which he was nominated for a Grammy in 2014).
Liz's synth-laden dark wave project Dream Tiger has been capturing the attention of audiences across the US for the last several years. She is also a keyboardist, bassist and vocalist in the acclaimed experimental hip-hop outfit Why? She is a versatile and creative composer and musician, who's work has appeared in several short films as well as broadcast advertising.