Audio Recording of: NARIP A&R Pitch Session with Artist Publishing Group’s (WMG) Jeff Vaughn

Audio Recording of: NARIP A&R Pitch Session with Artist Publishing Group’s (WMG) Jeff Vaughn


This audio program features Jeff Vaughn is Director of A&R at Artist Publishing Group (APG) and Artist Partners, Mike Caren’s WMG artist accelerator and white label venture listening and responding to music pitches for major label artists who take outside material. Hear his practical advice on how to create hit songs and what every songwriter can do to improve his game.



Don’t miss this insider’s peek at the artistic and economic realities of the fastest-changing business in the world. This NARIP program gives you practical information you can apply immediately to create a better record NOW.

NARIP’s A&R Pitch Sessions are small, intimate pitch sessions (limited to 12 participants) with some of the best A&R executives in the business today. At this NARIP A&R Pitch Session, Artist Publishing Group’s Director of A&R Jeff Vaughn listened and provided live feedback to music presented to him for analysis and consideration for label acts who accept outside material.


PROGRAM DATE: May 7, 2014

PROGRAM TIME: 2 hour, 34 minutes (2:34)

QUESTIONS? Call 818-769-7007 or contact NARIP


Jeff Vaughn is Director of A&R at Artist Publishing Group (APG) and Artist Partners, Mike Caren’s Warner Music Group artist accelerator and white label venture. In addition to his A&R responsibilities, Jeff serves as manager to producer Cook Classics and APG writers Geoffro and JHart.

  • Artist Managers
  • Producers & Artist Reps A&R
  • Artist Development and Marketing Executives Record
  • Distribution & Music Publishing Executives
  • Anyone seeking music placement opportunities with major label acts

Program music courtesy of Sparks & Silhouettes





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