Blow Up Songs Limited is a London based independent music publisher. It is an associate member of the PRS, a member of IMPEL and the Music Publishers Association. Established in 1996 Blow Up Songs is a sister company to Blow Up Records Limited (and the Blow Up Club). Blow Up Songs represents Blow Up Records artists publishing rights worldwide.
Blow Up Songs has an eclectic contemporary catalogue of music encompassing genres from the Hammond organ boogaloo funk of Big Boss Man and The Bongolian, the electronic, experimental and psychedelic music of Baltic Fleet, Aspic Boulevard and Alfa 9 to indie, Britpop, Artpop of The Weekenders, Silvery, David Woodcock to the electronic pop of Neon Plastix, Usselman, Cult With No Name amongst others.
Many of the Blow Up artists have proved popular for TV, Film and advertising sync placements. As Blow Up Records controls the master rights for the majority of the Blow Up Songs catalogue and Blow Up Songs also represents masters for sync licencing for many of our writers, most sync licencing requests can be responded to quickly as a One Stop. Blow Up Songs has placed music with brands including Nike, EA Games, Renault, The Red Cross, Wella, Sony Playstation, ASICS, MG Rover and recent TV highlights include The Grand Tour (Amazon Prime), Top Gear (BBC TV) and The Mighty Boosh.
Blow Up Songs writers have various co-write shares for several UK Top 40 hits including from The Orb ‘Once More’, The Littl’ans feat Pete Doherty ‘Their Way’ and writing contributions to highly acclaimed albums such as Mogwai’s Young Team ‘With Portfolio’.
Blow Up Songs is represented by a local sub-publisher in most key territories.