ole is delighted to announce the signing of songwriter/producer Jim Huff to a co-publishing deal.
Jim is a former A&M recording artist (The Works) now living in Los Angeles, and has over 20 years experience as a producer, songwriter and composer.
His songs can be heard on top-selling albums by Edwin (“And You” on Sony’s ‘Another Spin Around the Sun’ which reached number 3 on Canadian radio driving the album into double-platinum sales) and Mudmen (co-writer and arranger of 4 songs with EMI’s Celtic rockers, including the single “Five O’clock”). He has recently co-written and produced songs forHolly Brook (Linkin Park’s Machine Shop Recordings signing), BMG publishing development signing, Oliver, and Joe Bonamassa (whose recent album "Sloe Gin"debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Blues Albums chart and featured the track "Dirt In My Pocket"). Most recently, Jim co-produced an album for UK artist Jason Rowe (Sony/BMG Europe), which features 3 of Jim’s co-writes and additional songs by John Shanks, Greg Wells and Louise Goffin, released September of 2006.
Jim also writes for film and television, where his co-writing and production of the song "Lost" (Mudmen) can be heard in promo spots for the new Paul Haggis (Crash, Million Dollar Baby) series The Black Donnelly's (NBC), premiering March 5th, 2007. In addition, Jim has arranged and composed music for Monster House(Discovery Channel), Days of Our Lives (NBC), the Goldie Hawn produced movie of the week,The Matthew Shepard Story (NBC) and the title track for the feature film Under Heavy Fire(HBO).
Managing Partner of ole Robert Ott says "Jim is one of the best writers of pop music in the industry. He knows his way around a song and knows how to make it work. We're thrilled to have such a great talent join the ole family."
At ole the goal is to be the home for the best songwriters, composers, management talent and intellectual property investors and the first choice music source for creators in all media.