The Best in Independent Music and Music Production Services

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Silk City Records

Independent Blues & Roots Artists and Music Production Services

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Major Studio Film


Silk City provided the song "Jolene Jolene", by Ron Orlando and Mystery Train for Synchronization to the independent film "Jolene" (based upon E.L. Doctorow’s acclaimed short story)

Run Time: 120min.

Starring: Jessica Chastain , Dermot Mulroney , Chazz Palminteri , Michael Vartan , Denise RichardsDirector(s): Dan IrelandDistributor(s): Screen Media FilmsMPAA Rating: R for strong sexual content, nudity, language, some violence and drug use.Genre(s): Drama 

TV's NCIS New Orleans

Episode Title: Confluence
Song: New Year’s Comin’ (32 seconds)
Artist Son Lewis
Son’s song appear

Episode Title: Confluence

Song: New Year’s Comin’ (32 seconds)

Artist Son Lewis

Son’s song appears in the early moments of the episode when a Federal witness is in a bar explaining to Agent Pride that he needed to get away for a drink before “doing the right thing”.

ShowNCIS: New Orleans

Season number2

Episode number8

Air dateNovember 10, 2015

Independent Film


 The Big Weekend -

A zany comedy from Lordi Films, features the music of Silk City Artists:

Son Lewis - Laws of Nature, Lightning Child, For Skyler, Organ Grinder Blues, Old Blues Song

Charlie Jones - Sunday, Jessica Emmers

The Raunchtones - Shakes So Fine

Jazz for Indie Romantic Comedy


Mike Lordi's film "Love in a Coffee Shop" features 13 original Jazz Compositions by Son Lewis Including:

Double Latte Bop, In A Blue Vein, Arabica Vibes , Making Me Dizzy, Miles To Go, Grinder's Swing, Didn’t Expect You, Green Beans. Keep Me Dreaming, Light & Sweet, Love In A Coffee Shop, My Chicory, Sweet Sugar Cane

Callex Ointment


Edit and mastering with trim down of two radio spots (15 and 30 seconds).  Adding Effects to enhance and add "air and space" to the female narration.

Storis Software


45 second spot with original instrumental music bed and promotional narration for web (YouTube) and Promotional Slide Presentations.


Custom Music Creation in virtually ALL Styles:

Audio Beds for Radio & TV

  • Background Audio for Corporate & Commercial Videos
  • Music for your lyrics
  • Instrumental Backgrounds

Custom music Creation in virtually any style! Music for your needs. Our in-house resources will accommodate your requests, at one low hourly fee.  You don't need to be musically inclined but are encouraged to tell us what your vision or concepts for the music are and we will customize the music and timing to fit that vision.

Whether you are a vocalist needing a backing track for your song, a visual artist looking to complete your "frames", or a marketing professionally looking to enhance the vision of your company or product, we can help. 


$25 an hour or on a per-song basis, which ranges from $100 to $1,000 per song, depending on the amount of work. These prices and terms are flexible and can be negotiable on a per-project basis and will be quoted and agreed upon before beginning any project.

Custom Music

Custom composition rates are negotiable, dependent on the intended use of the music, and whether or not Silk City will retain ownership rights of the music as a song-writer and publisher. Music can be offered non-exclusively, but we can and will consider complete buy-outs of all composition rights on a project by project basis.

Stock Music Library

Silk City has a stock music library and you can purchase non-exclusive music for your website, webcast, podcast, film, commercial, or whatever digital project you have needs for. If you want edits, length changes, or custom elements added to an existing library song, hourly rates may be applied.

Learn More

To hear some of the work we have accomplished or to talk to us directly about YOUR project and how we can add value contact us at or call 973.452.2937