PEN Music Group, Inc. has operated as a full-service independent music publishing company since 1994 when Michael Eames co-founded it as an alternative to the large multinational publishers. That independent spirit infuses everything we do. We are here to provide one-on-one attention to our clients and to leverage our worldwide network of both administrative and creative relationships to maximize the value of the copyrights we represent.
We are honored to work with the catalogues of writer/artists such as: Don Felder (formerly of the Eagles); Golden Globe®, Emmy®, and four-time Grammy®-winner Olivia Newton-John; Grammy®-nominated Wendy Waldman; Canadian Music Hall Of Famer Maynard Ferguson; Grammy®-nominated Philippe Saisse; Julia Fordham; Lizz Wright; Gina Schock (The Go-Gos); and Dan Bern, among many others. We are also proud represent writer/producers such as: Oscar® and Golden Globe®-winner Donny Markowitz; the late Emmy®- and Grammy®-winning composer Allyn Ferguson; the late Emmy®-winning composer Earle Hagen; the Ivor Novello Award winner Pam Sheyne; the late Frederick Hollander; Emmy®-nominated composer Miriam Cutler; Emmy®-nominated lyricist Amy Powers; Gabriel Mann; Sam Barsh & Dan Seeff; and Todd Wright, among others.
Our songs have been released on albums by artists such as The Eagles, The Black Eyed Peas, Kendrick Lamar, Aloe Blacc, the GLEE cast, Marlene Dietrich, Selena Gomez, Seal, A$AP Ferg, Miley Cyrus, Tom Jones, Cher, Corinne Bailey Rae, k.d. lang, Santana, Christina Aguilera, Faith Hill, Paulina Rubio, Macy Gray, Kenny Rogers, Kenny Loggins, Bonnie Raitt, and Luther Vandross, among countless others.
PEN also proudly represents a developing roster of independent and up-and-coming bands and artists that includes Mikey Wax, Holly Conlan, ShyBoy, Gospel Whiskey Runners, Kimberly Cole, James Day, and The Hundred Days, among numerous others. We are also strategic partners with fellow independent partners such as Secret Road and Little Brother Music. Our catalog spans every musical genre from jazz standards, pop, rock, R&B and hip-hop to folk, Latin, world music, and film and video game scores.
PEN is a member of the National Music Publishers Association (NMPA).