LIA 2018 Reveals Music & Sound Shortlist

This year’s shortlist includes 57 entries

London International Awards (LIA) has announced the shortlist for Music & Sound.

Whilst the LIA judging in Las Vegas is well underway, the Music & Sound jury, led by 

Hans Brouwer, CEO / Founder of MassiveMusic, has completed judging. The jury panel, which consisted of Dan Flosdorf of Heard City New York; Bridget Flynn of Grayson Matthews

Toronto; Eric David Johnson of McCann New York; Abby Sie of Song Zu Sydney; and Joel Simon of JSM Music New York, worked diligently to ensure that the best work was awarded.

There are 57 shortlisted entries in the medium, with the United States (21) leading the way, followed by Germany (8) and the United Kingdom (7).

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

2018 Music & Sound Shortlist (by country):

•The Equality Campaign “For Every Bachelor & Bachelorette” – Use of Licensed Music

Leo Burnett Melbourne, Melbourne

•The Equality Campaign “For Every Bachelor and Bachelorette” – Use of Licensed Music

J.Walter Thompson Brasil, São Paulo

•Sprite “Formula Songs” – Music Original – Song

•KOHO “Dream Thieves” – Sound Design

Grayson Matthews, Toronto

•Canadian Cheese “Mia & Morton” – Music Adaptation – Song

Chut! on vous écoute, Paris

•Oakley “It’s Ok – One Obsession” – Music Original – Song

•Ubisoft “Baptism” – Use of Licensed Music

•KOHO “Dream Thieves” – Sound Design

•30 Millions d’Amis “Campagne 2018” – Use of Licensed Music

•Ubisoft “Assassin’s creed origins – From sand” – Music Adaptation – Instrumental

•Audi quattro “Ski the world” – Sound Editing

DDB Group Germany, Berlin

•Reporters Without Borders campaign “The Uncensored Playlist” – Experiential Use of Music & Sound

fischerAppelt AG, Hamburg

•Merck KGaA “Ode to the Future” – Music Original – Score

•PETA “Eye to eye” – Experiential Use of Music & Sound

Grabarz & Partner, Hamburg

•Driver Assistance System “Kid’s Dreams” – Music Adaptation – Song

Proximity Worldwide GmbH, Duesseldorf

•Lidl Christmas Campaign “The cheapest christmas ad.” – Sound Design

•REWE “At Christmas the most important ingredient is you.” – Music Original – Song

•Hyundai “Olympic Pavilion Sound Experience” – Experiential Use of Music & Sound

•Diesel “Go With The Flaw” – Use of Licensed Music

•Technics/ SL-1200 “The Philharmonic Turntable Orchestra” – Music Adaptation – Instrumental

TBWA\Santiago Mangada Puno, Makati, Metro Manila

•Bahay Tuluyan (Shelter House) “Disgusting Stories” – Use of Licensed Music

Fuse Adventures In Audio, Singapore

•Singapore Airlines “The Briefcase” – Music Original – Song

TBWA\Singapore, Singapore

•Singapore Airlines “The Briefcase” – Music Original – Song

Ogilvy South Africa, Cape Town

•Carling Black Label “Soccer Song for Change” – Experiential Use of Music & Sound

Forsman & Bodenfors, Gothenburg

•Volvo Car Group “Things” – Sound Design

•Volvo Car Group “Things” – Music Adaptation – Song

•Arbetsförmedlingen – Swedish Public Employment “Make Room” – Use of Licensed Music

Dentsu One Taipei, Taipei

•Honda CR-V “The Daughter’s Little Love Song” – Music Adaptation – Song

•Nike “Awaken The Phantom” – Music Adaptation – Instrumental

•E.ON “Freedom Is Electric” – Sound Design

•Lynx “Forget About Labels” – Sound Design

•Android One “Android One” – Music Original – Score

•SANE “Let Me Talk” – Sound Design

•Edeka “Christmas 2117” – Sound Design

•Mobil 1 “Exxon Boxer” – Sound Design

•Hennessy “Major” – Music Original – Score

•Maxon “Influencers” – Sound Design

•Montefiore Medical Center “Corazón” – Music Original – Score

•Montefiore Medical Center “Corazón” – Sound Design

•Bacardi “Dance Floor” – Music Adaptation – Song

•Macy’s “The Chase” – Music Adaptation – Song

•Downtown Records “Live Looper” – Experiential Use of Music & Sound

•Nespresso “Comin’ Home” – Use of Licensed Music

Commonwealth // McCann, Detroit

•Chevrolet “Then and Now TV” – Sound Editing

•State Farm “Don’t You” – Music Adaptation – Song

Dollar Shave Club, Los Angeles

•Dollar Shave Club “Get Ready” – Use of Licensed Music

•Windex® “Story of Lucy” – Use of Licensed Music

•Coca-Cola “Share a Coke 1,000 Name Celebration” – Music Original – Song

J. Walter Thompson, Atlanta

•Pennzoil “Exorcising the Demon” – Sound Design

•Pennzoil “Exorcising the Demon” – Sound Editing

•Mastercard “Can’t Judge a Book” – Music Adaptation – Song

•MGM Resorts International “Universal Love Songs” – Music Adaptation – Song

•MGM Resorts International “Universal Love Songs” – Experiential Use of Music & Sound

•E*TRADE “This Is Getting Really Old” – Music Adaptation – Song

•MLB Play Ball “Play Catch” – Music Original – Score

Source Sound Inc., Los Angeles

•Pennzoil “Exorcising the Demon” – Sound Design

Yessian Music, New York / Detroit

•ProMax BDA Conference “Our Conference” – Music Original – Score