NASHVILLE, TN (August 15, 2014) – Warner/Chappell Production Music, Warner Music Group’s production music arm, has produced new fight songs for all of the Southeastern Conference (SEC) teams for use on the new, ESPN-developed SEC Network. The songs feature each University’s signature fight song.
Warner/Chappell Production Music produced the fights songs at their state-of-the-art studios in Salt Lake City, UT. The fight songs, produced by Nate Hofheins and conducted by Warner/Chappell Production Music VP of Creative Judd Maher, feature all live musicians.
“What an honor is was to work on such iconic fight songs for the launch of the SEC Network. We worked diligently to capture the essence of each song and we are extremely proud of the results,” said Warner/Chappell Production Music Chief Creative Officer Bryan Hofheins. Randy Wachtler, President & CEO added, “We are delighted to continue our relationship with ESPN and produce more music for the exciting new SEC Network.”
The SEC Network launched Thursday, August 14, 2014 on multiple cable and satellite providers nationwide, including Comcast, DIRECTV, DISH, Time Warner Cable, Charter, Google Fiber and AT&T U-verse.
About SEC Network
SEC Network is the new channel developed by ESPN and the Southeastern Conference to serve fans of one of the nation’s most elite conferences – the SEC. The network will air SEC content 24/7 including 45 SEC football games, 100 men’s basketball games, 60 women’s basketball games, 75 baseball games, 50 softball games and additional events from the SEC’s 21 annual sports. Programming will also include studio shows and original content such as SEC Storied.
About Warner/Chappell Production Music
Warner/Chappell Production Music is a worldwide leader within the production music industry, with over 35 years of experience and success. It unites many of the most successful and respected independent brands in production music, including 615 Music, Non-Stop Music, Groove Addicts, V – The Production Library, and many others. The brands comprising Warner/Chappell Production Music are recipients of many industry awards, including multiple Emmy®, Telly, ADDY and Promax honors.