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Commercial Credits

Screw the product. What's that song?!
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Sometimes the commercial, rather than the product, appeals more to me. Be it the music or the graphics, cinematic appeal. I would like to have a way to find out how to get the music they used or find out who produced the ad. You've probably seen the verison ad where everyone talking on their phones, are barbequing and wearing clever aprons (tuxido print, fishing vest, french maid) You dont think they are trying to make people curious about not just verison but the other products introduced by the commercial. "indirect advertising" Advertising one product - but promoting another. what the hell do you do to find those other products. the aprons, the music, the sunglasses. for all us materialistic people. I propose that ads have at least a small credit web link at the end or at the bottom of the screen to find information on the production of the commercial. Then i might get interested in the product they are peddling.
L a z y M a n, Aug 05 2003

Who Sings That Damn Song? http://www.halfbake...at_20Damn_20Song_3f
[phoenix, Oct 04 2004]

AdCritic.com http://www.adcritic.com/
[phoenix, Oct 04 2004]

Ad-Rag.com http://ad-rag.com/
[phoenix, Oct 04 2004]

AdAge.com http://www.adage.com/
[phoenix, Oct 04 2004]

Song titles for TV ads! http://www.halfbake...s_20for_20TV_20ads!
[phoenix, Oct 04 2004]

WhatsThatCalled.com http://www.whatsthatcalled.com/
"...a free web site of song titles for tv ads and commercials." [phoenix, Oct 04 2004]

Advert Music Website http://www.halfbake...t_20Music_20Website
[phoenix, Oct 04 2004]

UKTVAdverts.com http://www.uktvadverts.com/Home/
[phoenix, Oct 04 2004]


       Perhaps if he peruses the perfect newsgroup he can ponder his popular pitched prose with perspicacity.
Cedar Park, Aug 05 2003

       Persnickety post-production populace perhaps posting promiscous particulars.
thumbwax, Aug 05 2003

       I did see an advert on the telly the other day which had the song title and artist in the corner. I can't remember the song, artist or indeed the product, though.
friendlyfire, Aug 05 2003

thumbwax, Aug 05 2003

       Well, paint me perfectly penitent, [thumbwax].
friendlyfire, Aug 09 2003

       friendly, I saw that too. It was a crappy Phil Collins tune. I forget who the ad was for, though.
waugsqueke, Aug 09 2003

       Yes, a very interesting idea - we have thought of this idea before as well, however not tied together with a web site specifically for the commercial (Brilliant)!
valeriestjohn, Oct 23 2005


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