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LIA 2017 Music & Sound Shortlist Revealed

62 entries shortlisted at London International Awards

LIA 2017 Music & Sound Shortlist Revealed

London International Awards (LIA) has announced the shortlist for Music & Sound. Leland Music company director Abi Leland led the jury. 

Her jury panel, which consisted of Simon Elms of Eclectic Sounds, Keith Haluska of MassiveMusic, Rafael May of Rafael May Music, Anthony Moore of Factory, Josh Rabinowitz of Townhouse, Joey Serlin of Vapor RMW, Andrew Stafford of Big Sync Music and Brian Yessian of Yessian Music, worked diligently to ensure that the best work was awarded.

There are 62 shortlisted entries in the medium, with the United Kingdom (21) leading the way, followed by the United States (14) and Germany (5).

Winners for all media will be announced on 1st November. 

To view all Shortlisted entries released thus far with media and full creative credits, please visit: 

2017 Music & Sound Shortlist (by country):

DDB Argentina, Buenos Aires: 
Volkswagen Cross up! “Toilets” - Use of Licensed Music

CHE Proximity:
Cochlear “The Hearing Test In Disguise” - Experiential Use of Music & Sound
Rumble Studios, Sydney:
TedX “2017 Sydney” - Music Original - Score  

AlmapBBDO, São Paulo: 
Whiskas “Iris & Thula” - Music Original - Score  
Getty Images “Jack” - Music Original - Song  
Isobar, São Paulo: 
Mares Filmes “Unforgettable Songs” - Experiential Use of Music & Sound  

Cossette, Toronto: 
SickKids Foundation “SickKids VS - DadStrong” - Use of Licensed Music
SickKids Foundation “SickKids VS - MomStrong” - Use of Licensed Music  
SickKids Foundation “SickKids VS - Undeniable” - Use of Licensed Music  
Ogilvy & Mather, Toronto: 
Dove Self Esteem Project “Look How Far We've Come” - Music Original - Song  

McCann Worldgroup, Shanghai:
Chevrolet “The Hunt Alone” - Music Original - Score  

FP7/CAI, Cairo: 
Coke - Red “The Line Up Song” - Music Adaptation - Song  

Havas Paris, Puteaux: 
Havas Paris “2017 Sheep Street” - Music Original - Score  
Herezie Group, Paris: 
David Lynch Foundation “Sounds of Trauma” - Sound Design  
David Lynch Foundation “Sounds of Trauma” - Sound Editing  

BBDO Group Germany, Berlin:
smart fortwo “smart - Wounds of the City” - Sound Design  
Grabarz & Partner, Hamburg: 
Volkswagen “Laughing Horses” - Sound Editing  
HEIMAT, Berlin:
Das Handwerk “The Way Of The Master” - Sound Design  
Scholz & Friends, Hamburg: 
Opel Advanced Park Assist “The Parking Thrillharmonics” - Experiential Use of Music & Sound  
Yessian Music, Hamburg:
Volvo “ABC Of Death” - Music Original - Song  

Colenso BBDO, Auckland: 
Anchor “Milk Slams - Inside Out” - Sound Design  

Song Zu, Singapore:
Good Mood “The Bad Choice & The Good Choice” - Music Original - Song  

Forsman & Bodenfors, Gothenburg: 
A–Z Brand Launch Campaign “The Inner Voice” - Sound Design  

MassiveMusic, Amsterdam: 
War Child “Batman” - Use of Licensed Music  
Nike “What Are Girls Made Of?” - Music Adaptation - Song  
 Sizzer Amsterdam, Amsterdam: 
Renault Sport “Enter The Zone” - Sound Design  

Mobile Telecommunication Company (ZAIN), Kuwait City: 
ZAIN RAMADAN 2017 “Fight Terrorism with Love” - Music Original - Song  

750mph, London: 
BBC 4 “BBC Music - Idents 1” - Sound Design  
BBC 4 “BBC Music - Idents 2” - Sound Design  
McLaren “Raise Your Limits” - Sound Editing  
James Wellbeloved “Mega City” - Sound Editing  
Adelphoi Music, London: 
Smirnoff “We're Open” - Use of Licensed Music  
Paddy Power “Coach Driver” - Music Adaptation - Song  
Paddy Power “Steward” - Music Adaptation - Song  
Big Sync Music, London: 
Lipton “School Bus” - Use of Licensed Music  
Factory, London:
UEFA “Come Play” - Sound Editing  
Bwin “The Race” - Sound Editing 
Honda “Up” - Sound Design  

FCB Inferno, London: 
Barnardo's “Believe In Me - Gymnast” - Use of Licensed Music  
Gillette “The Honest Player” - Music Original - Score  
Leland Music, London: 
John Lewis “Buster The Boxer” - Music Adaptation - Song  
Leo Burnett London, London: 
McDonalds McCafe “Madness” - Use of Licensed Music  
End Youth Homelessness “Get Them To A Safe Place” - Sound Design  
McCann Health, London
Docusol “Make a Nappy Happy” - Music Original - Song  
Mutant Jukebox, London
Animade “Olympops” - Sound Design  
Riff Raff Films, London:
Nike “What Are Girls Made Of?” - Music Adaptation - Song  
The Elements Music, London 
Samsung “Ostrich” - Sound Editing  
Woodwork Music, Salford
Sony PlayStation “The King” - Music Adaptation - Song  

BBDO New York, New York:
Bacardi / Grey Goose “Lumiere” - Music Original - Score  
P&G “The Talk” - Music Original - Score  
FCB West, San Francisco:
Levi's “Circles” - Use of Licensed Music  
Future Perfect, Santa Monica: 
84 Lumber “The Journey” - Music Original - Score  
Human, Santa Monica:
adidas Originals “Original is Never Finished” - Music Adaptation - Song  
J. Walter Thompson, Atlanta: 
Pennzoil “Joyride Tundra” - Sound Design  
Pennzoil “Joyride Tundra” - Sound Editing  
Pennzoil “The Last Viper” - Sound Editing  
Leo Burnett, Chicago:
Samsung “Ostrich” - Use of Licensed Music 

MassiveMusic, New York: 
The North Face “Question Madness” - Use of Licensed Music  
 McCann Healthcare, New York:
Nasty Women's Choir “Little Trumper Boy” - Music Adaptation - Song  
Nasty Women's Choir “Hark! The Nasty Women Sing” - Music Adaptation - Song  
R/GA Los Angeles, Los Angeles: 
Nike “Kyrie 3: Improv” - Music Original - Score  
Venables Bell and Partners, San Francisco:
Audi “Duel” - Sound Design