AUSTIN & ALLY
Season 2 of the popular Disney Channel series Austin & Ally is set to feature a handful of Laundromat Music songs. "Don't Look Down" written by Matthew Tishler and Robyn Newman is featured in the season's first episode, a Halloween special, as the first duet ever between the title characters. As well, "You Can Come To Me" written by Matthew Tishler and Amy Powers is set for another exciting featured moment later in the season. Both songs feature stars Ross Lynch (as Austin Moon) and Laura Marano (as Ally Dawson). Also, keep your eyes peeled for three other Austin & Ally songs this season written and produced by Matthew Tishler and Ben Charles.
MAKE YOUR MARK: ULTIMATE PLAYLIST
"I Got My Scream On" by China Anne McClain is track 1 on the soundtrack for the Disney Channel event Make Your Mark. It is also featured in China's own Disney Channel series ANT Farm, in Season 2's Halloween episode called "MutANT Farm 2". The song can also be heard in the Disney Channel Original Movie Girl Vs. Monster starring Olivia Holt. "I Got My Scream On" was written by Matthew Tishler, Amy Powers, and Andrew Ang. Check out the tune on iTunes HERE!
DISNEY CHANNEL HOLIDAY PLAYLIST
Matthew Tishler and Ben Charles wrote and produced "Christmas Soul", performed by star of Austin & Ally Ross Lynch, for Disney Channel's holiday album released on October 2, 2012. Check out the album HERE!
AUSTIN & ALLY SOUNDTRACK SEASON 1
We are excited to report that the soundtrack featuring songs from Season 1 of Disney Channel series Austin & Ally has debuted a #1 on the Billboard Soundtracks chart and #1 on the Billboard Kids Albums chart. The album contains "Break Down The Walls" (Matthew Tishler/Amy Powers), performed by Ross Lynch. Find the album on iTunes HERE!
TV/COMMERCIAL PLACEMENTS 2012
2012 has been a great year for Laundromat Music's songs in television and advertising, providing music in commercials for: Scrabble Alphabet Scoop (Hasbro), a Barbie Jet Set & Style video game (Mattel), Gillette Venus (Braun), and a Chuck Toys commercial (Tonka).
We are excited to announce that Matthew Tishler and Andrew Ang wrote "Let's Get Crazy", the official Coca Cola Euro Cup 2012 Anthem. The song is performed by acclaimed New York gypsy-punk band Gogol Bordello, and is being used in connection with Coca Cola's extensive European advertising campaign supporting their sponsorship in the Euro Cup games. The song is included in a handful of ad spots, including "The Spirit Of The Euro" (click here), "Transformation" (click here) and this version by Like Elliot Said: (click here).
THE FRESH BEAT BAND
The famed Nickelodeon/Sony Music preschool outfit has recorded "Dance With Me", written and produced by Matthew Tishler, for release on their October 9, 2012 album The Fresh Beat Band: More Music From The Hit TV Show Vol. 2.0. The album contains a handful of brand new original songs and covers, including "I'm Yours" featuring Jason Mraz himself. Hear the album on iTunes! The Fresh Beat Band's first album debuted at #1 on the Billboard Soundtrack Album Chart.
HOW TO ROCK
"All About Tonight" has just been released as a single for the popular Nickelodeon series, performed by Cymphonique Miller, and produced by Matthew Tishler. The song, written by Pixie Lott, Tebey Ottoh, Brian Kidd and Tommy Lee James, has also been a chart-topper for its original artist, Pixie Lott, when it was first released in September 2011. How To Rock features the song in its "How To Rock Cee Lo" episode featuring a cameo by none other than Cee Lo Green, of "F**k You", "Crazy" and The Voice fame.
Matthew recently wrote and produced the21 song "Something In The Air", co-written with Andrew Ang, for the new Nick at Nite series Hollywood Heights starring Cody Longo and Brittany Underwood. The song is performed by lead character Eddie, a rockstar played by Longo, as his big single, and is also featured in the series opening credits. The first season of Hollywood Heights has been green-lit for 80 episodes, and is set to air every weeknight at 9pm EST on TeenNick. Academy Award Nominee James Franco is slated to make a mid-season appearance with a several-episode arc.
The Japanese superstar has released "Whatchu Waitin' On", written by Matthew Tishler and DJ Plante, as the first single from her latest remix album Beach Mix, containing remixes of some of her most popular songs. Released on July 25, 2012, "Whatchu Waitin' On" is the only original track on the disc.
Matthew was recently in studio with China Anne McClain, star of Disney Channel's A.N.T. Farm, recording vocals for "I Got My Scream On", a song co-written with Amy Powers and Andrew Ang.
Co-written with Allan Eshuijs and TJ Oosterhuis, Matthew's song "Say Yes" has been recorded by Japanese supergroup Winds for their July 4, 2012 album entitled Move Like This, which is the group's 9th studio album.
HOW TO ROCK
"Go With Gravity" written by Matthew Tishler & Robyn Newman, produced by Matthew, has been recorded by star-to-be Cymphonique Miller for Nickelodeon's new live-action comedy series How To Rock. The show follows Kasey Simon (Cymphonique) and her band Gravity 5 as they use music to find themselves, after Kasey has been shunned from the popular crowd that she used to be the queen of. The series also stars Max Schneider, Samantha Boscarino, and Lulu Antariksa, and is executive produced by David M. Israel (3rd Rock From The Sun, The Tracy Morgan Show), Leslie Morgenstein (Gossip Girl, Pretty Little Liars), and Gina Girolamo (The Lying Game) for Alloy Entertainment. Daughter of Percy "Master P" Miller, Cymphonique has an impressive list of credits in music, acting, writing and performing, including appearing alongside the likes of JoJo, Ashley Tisdale, and brother Lil' Romeo.
On January 25, 2012, Japanese superstar Kumi Koda released her 10th studio album, containing songs "Love Me Back" (Matthew Tishler, Liz Rodrigues & Kumi Koda) and "Lay Down" (Matthew Tishler, Kat Lucas, Adam Royce & Kumi Koda), debuting in the #1 sales position with nearly 100,000 units sold. "Love Me Back" was released as the album's 3rd single on November 30, 2011, and is featured as the theme song to Fuji TV's "Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de".
Starting the year off with a bang, Exile Atsushi's album Exile Japan/Solo, containing "Itsuka Kitto" written by Matthew Tishler, Andrew Ang and Atsushi Sato, was released on January 1, 2012 in Japan selling an astonishing 350,000 physical units in one day, debuting at #1. First week sales are counted at 501,000 units, and has since sold upwards of 750,000 units, remaining in the #1 position for three straight weeks.
AUSTIN & ALLY
"Break Down The Walls", produced by Matthew Tishler and co-written with Amy Powers is featured in the very first episode of the new Disney Channel series Austin & Ally. The episode, called "Rockers & Writers", is the series preview set to debut on Dec. 2, 2011 immediately following the premiere of Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas. "Break Down The Walls" is performed by star-to-be Ross Lynch, who plays Austin, and the series also stars Laura Marano (Ally), Raini Rodriguez (Trish) and Calum Worthy (Dez). The pilot episode is directed by Shelly Jensen and written by the show's creators Kevin Kopelow & Heath Seifert.
SHAKE IT UP
The #1 Disney Channel series featured "Overtime" written by Matthew Tishler and Andrew Ang, produced by Matthew, on November 13, 2011's episode entitled "Double Pegasus It Up". Shake It Up stars Zendaya Coleman and Bella Thorne.
The lead singer of one of Japan's most popular vocal groups, EXILE, has released his first solo single - "Itsuka Kitto (Someday...)" written by Matthew Tishler and Andrew Ang! The song was released on September 13, 2011 as a double A-side single with EXILE's "Rising Sun", the pair debuting at #1 on the Oricon Music Charts, selling over 200,000 units in its first week. "Itsuka Kitto" is also featured as the theme song for the hit Japanese TV show "Hi wa Mata Noboru", and has enjoyed some time topping the Japanese ringtone charts.
Matthew recently completed production of 3 songs co-written with Andrew Ang for the telepic Radio Rebel, starring Debby Ryan, set to premiere in 2012 on Disney Channel. For more information, check out Variety HERE! It is set to premiere February 17, 2012 on Disney Channel.
The six-time winner of the JSG "Most Popular Female Singer" award in Hong Kong has just recorded and released "Flower Trees" in Cantonese and "Last Lover" in Mandarin. The songs, written by Matthew Tishler and Andrew Ang, debuted at #1 on the Hong Kong music charts.
ZENDAYA & BELLA
Matthew recently spent time in the studio with Zendaya Coleman and Bella Thorne, the two stars of the hit Disney Channel series Shake It Up.
Lemonade Mouth has been released! The premiere screening on Disney Channel garnered 7.1 million total viewers, so far making it the #1 cable movie of 2011. The official soundtrack debuted at #1 on Billboard's Soundtrack and Kids Album charts, as well, peaking at #4 on the Billboard 200 chart. Check out the soundtrack and movie online HERE!
SHARPAY'S FABULOUS ADVENTURE
Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure, starring Ashley Tisdale is officially in stores! The movie is the #2 family live-action direct-to-video title of 2011 so far, and contains 3 songs written and produced by Matthew Tishler: "The Rest of My Life", "My Boi and Me" and "My Girl and Me", each co-written with Amy Powers. Find the movie and soundtrack on iTunes HERE. It is also set to premiere on Disney Channel on May 22, 2011.
"Good Time", produced by Matthew Tishler and written by Matthew, Deanna DellaCioppa and Evan Stein has been licensed for a Budweiser commercial in Russia!
LOVE, WEDDING, MARRIAGE
The trailer for this 2011 Mandy Moore film features "Good Time", produced by Matthew Tishler and written by Matthew, Deanna DellaCioppa and Evan Stein. Also starring James Brolin and Jane Seymour, the film is scheduled for release in June 2011.
FILM/TV PLACEMENTS 1Q 2011
First Quarter of 2011 has seen a handful of exciting placements in a variety of interesting projects: "Happy" (Matthew Tishler/Deanna DellaCioppa/Evan Stein) in the NBC/Jerry Bruckheimer series Chase; "I'm Gonna Be A Popstar" (Matthew Tishler/Natalia Nardi) for the video game Audition and a live industrial for FED EX; "Good Time" (Matthew Tishler/Deanna DellaCioppa/Evan Stein) for Kraft; "Cross My Heart" (Matthew Tishler/Liz Rodrigues) and "I'm Gonna Be A Popstar" (Matthew Tishler/Natalia Nardi) for the new Oxygen series Bachelorette Party.
Five of Matthew's songs and productions were just licensed for a Gaijin Entertainment video game called Dance Wars: "Cross My Heart" (Matthew Tishler/Liz Rodrigues), "On the Radio" (Matthew Tishler/Aaliah Michaela), "Good Time" (Matthew Tishler/Deanna DellaCioppa/Evan Stein), "I'm Gonna Be a Popstar" (Matthew Tishler/Natalia Nardi), and "I'm Not A Rockstar" (Matthew Tishler).
12 DATES OF CHRISTMAS
Matthew recently produced a group of Christmas carolers performing "The Twelve Days of Christmas" for this ABC/Family film, scheduled to premiere Christmas-time 2011.
"She" written by Matthew Tishler, Liz Rodrigues and Amy Powers was released in Korea on January 5, 2011 by SM Entertainment. The album, entitled Keep Your Head Down, debuted at #1 in Korea, and is set to be released in Taiwan and Japan in the upcoming months.
Kumi's "Black Candy" was written and produced by Matthew Tishler, Liz Rodrigues, Erik Alcock and Adam Royce. It was released February 2, 2011 by label Avex Entertainment on the Japanese mega-star's 49th single.
Matthew Tishler just completed production of "She's So Gone" for the Disney Channel's latest movie musical franchise, Lemonade Mouth. Performed by rising star Naomi Scott, Matthew co-wrote the song with Shane Stevens and Maria Christensen. The movie is set to premiere on the Disney Channel on April 15, 2011, and the soundtrack is available April 12, 2011 on Walt Disney Records.
SHARPAY'S FABULOUS ADVENTURE
Ashley Tisdale has recorded "The Rest Of My Life" and "My Boi And Me" for the Disney Channel Original Movie, Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure. The songs were produced by Matthew Tishler and co-written with Amy Powers. Tune in to Disney Channel May 22, 2011 for the premiere, or pick up the DVD in stores April 19, 2011.
Multi-platinum Korean superstar BoA recorded and released "Don't Know What To Say", written by Matthew Tishler, Vince DeGiorgio and Robyn Newman. BoA's 6th studio album, Hurricane Venus, was released in Korea on August 5, 2010 by SM Entertainment and debuted at #1.
Matthew Tishler produced "I'll Be There", co-written with Robyn Newman, for Crystal's 9th studio album Spin The Music out December 8, 2010 on Epic Records.
One of TV's most beloved teen dramas has featured "Good Time" in Episode 17 of Season 10. Degrassi is broadcast in 140 countries, including TeenNick in the USA and MuchMusic in Canada.
"Luckiest Girl In The World", recorded by teen pop sensation KYLEE, will be released October 27, 2010 by Sony Music Japan/DefStar Records.
"Disconnect" written by Matthew Tishler and Amy Powers has also been recorded for release on Kylee's debut album.
Matthew and Aaliah enjoyed a blitz of nationwide airplay for Aaliah's first single "Letter To Your Heart".
CMT's latest reality show has featured 5 songs written by Matthew Tishler and a handful of co-writers including Curtis Richardson, Robyn Newman, Chad Doucette, Donny Anderson and Susan Markle.
Legendary Japanese pop singer has recorded "Heartbreak" on her 23rd studio album, DIVA, released on Universal Japan.