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Lost in Oz Series Now Available on Amazon

The first season of Amazon's new show, Lost in Oz, is now available to stream on Amazon.com. Music by Adam Berry.

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Sneak Peak of Big Hero 6 Main Title

Disney releases the main title for their upcoming series, Big Hero 6. Music by Adam Berry.

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Adam Berry and White Sun win GRAMMY® Award

On Sunday, February 12, 2017, White Sun won the GRAMMY for Best New Age Album after being nominated alongside a stellar field of artists that included Enya and Vangelis. Adam is both producer and band member.

→ Read LA Times Article here

White Sun II by White Sun recieves GRAMMY® Nomination

White Sun II, the album produced by Adam Berry, has been nominated for a GRAMMY® in the New Age category.

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Adam Begins Working on Big Hero 6

Adam has begun writing music for Big Hero 6, the new Disney series based on the 2014 film. The series is set to launch in 2017.

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Amazon's Lost in Oz Movie Premieres December 2, 2016

A new "Extended Adventure" Lost in Oz premieres on December 2, 2016 on Amazon. Music by Adam Berry.

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Adam Berry feautured in BMI Article: It's a Great Day for White Sun

New article from BMI: Adam Berry and singer Gurujas discuss their work on the Billboard chart-topping album White Sun II.

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White Sun II Hits #1 on Billboard

White Sun II, the second album that Adam Berry produced with the band White Sun, hit #1 on Billboard's New Age Chart and #2 on Billboard's World Chart.

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Amazon's "Lost in Oz" Picked Up for Series

Amazon's "Lost in Oz," an action-adventure comedy set in a modern, metropolitan Emerald City, has been picked up for series. Produced by Mark Warshaw, Darin Mark, Jared Mark, and Abram Makowka. Music by Adam Berry.

→ Deadline article on series pick-up

Adam Scores "Eddie of the Realms Eternal" for Amazon

Created by Emmy Award-winning writers Bill Motz and Bob Roth, "Eddie of the Realms Eternal" centers around a teen who balances a hero€™s life while dealing with the pressures of middleschool. Pilot premieres November 5, 2015.

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"Lost in Oz" Premieres on Amazon June 26, 2015

On June 26, 2015, Amazon will premiere the pilot, "Lost in Oz." Developed and produced by Bureau of Magic€™s Darin Mark, Jared Mark, Abram Makowka, and Mark Warshaw, this contemporary re-imagining of L. Frank Baum€™s extraordinary universe is designed by Flaunt Productions, animated by Arc Productions and scored by Adam Berry.

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White Sun Album Hits #10 on Billboard World Music Chart

White Sun's debut album, produced by Adam Berry, reached number ten on Billboard's World Music chart in the first week of its release.

Adam Scores "Lost in Oz" for Amazon

Adam is scoring the Amazon pilot, "Lost in Oz," an animated show set in a modern, metropolitan Emerald City.

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Adam Produces Album with "White Sun"

Adam produced the debut album of the band "White Sun," now available for presale on iTunes. Within hours of its pre-release, the album was #1 on iTunes' World Music chart. The full album drops May 16, 2015.

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Adam Writes Music for Sarah Silverman HBO Comedy Special

Sarah Silverman's comedy special, "We are Miracles" premieres Saturday, November 23, 2013 on HBO.

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Scoring Session for "Blood Punch"

Adam Scores Indie Thriller "Blood Punch"

The film is set to premiere at the Austin Film Festival on October 26, 2013 and stars Olivia Tennet, Milo Crawford and Ari Boyland.

Adam Receives 8th Emmy Nomination

Nominations for the 40th annual Daytime Emmy awards were announced this morning, and Adam once again recieved a nomination for Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction and Composition for his work on Penguins of Madagascar. This is his eighth Emmy nomination, having recieved nominations in 2005, 2010, 2011 and 2012 with wins in 2011 and 2012.

Adam Scores Dreamworks/Nickelodeon's Monsters vs Aliens

Adam is scoring the new series Monsters vs Aliens, based on the Dreamworks feature film. The series premieres April 6, 2013 on Nickelodeon with a special sneak peak Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 9:30pm.

→ Monsters vs Aliens Press release

Adam Nominated for "Best Music" Annie award

This morning the International Animated Film Society/ASIFA-Hollywood announced nominations for the 40th Annual Annie Awards. Adam received a nomination for Best Music in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production for his work on Penguins of Madagascar. This is Adam's second Annie nomination.

Adam Wins Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Song

Tonight the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences awarded Adam Berry and lyricist Brandon Sawyer a Daytime Emmy Award for their original song, "Happy Little Land of Hoboken." The song appeared in the Penguins of Madagascar episode, "The Hoboken Surprise," and is an ensemble piece with a solo performed by Megan Hilty.

Adam Nominated for Four Emmy Awards

Today the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 39th annual Daytime Emmy Awards. Adam has been nominated for four awards for his work on The Penguins of Madagascar, including one for OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC DIRECTION AND COMPOSITION and two for OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL SONG. Overall the show received eight nominations.

Adam Nominated for Annie Award

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 39th Annual Annie Awards recognizing the year€™s best in the field of animation. Adam recieved a nomination in the category "Best Music in a Television Production" for his work on Penguins of Madagascar. Overall the show received five nominations, including Best Animated Program.

Penguins Musical Special with Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris returns as the Penguins' sinister nemesis, Dr. Blowhole, in the new Penguins of Madagascar special, "Blowhole Strikes Back," premiering Friday, Sept. 9, at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT). The hour-long special includes 6 original songs (lyrics by Mark McCorckle and Bob Schooley, music by Adam Berry) and features Harris performing four of them. To read the full press release, click on the link below.

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Adam wins Emmy Award

Last night the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences awarded Adam a Daytime Emmy Award for OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC DIRECTION AND COMPOSITION for his original music for The Penguins of Madagascar. The program won a total of six Emmy Awards.

Adam receives BMI Award

This month BMI held its annual Film/TV Awards at The Beverly Wilshire hotel. Adam received a BMI award for his work on The Penguins of Madagascar.

Adam nominated for Emmy Award

Adam has once again been nominated for a Daytime Emmy award for OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC DIRECTION AND COMPOSITION for his original work on The Penguins of Madagascar. This is his third Emmy nomination.

Penguins of Madagascar wins BAFTA Award

Last night the British Academy of Film and Television Arts awarded The Penguins of Madagascar a BAFTA award in the International category. This is the second year in a row that the show has been honored. Judges said of the program, "Exemplary in its technical aspects, storytelling, pacing, dialogue, musical score...A beautifully animated, brilliantly written show."

Penguins of Madagascar wins Emmy Award

Last night the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences awarded the producers of The Penguins of Madagascar a Daytime Emmy Award for OUTSTANDING SPECIAL CLASS ANIMATED PROGRAM. The program was also nominated for outstanding direction, writing and music.

Adam featured in BMI's MusicWorld

Read Jonathan Marx's interview with Adam on scoring The Penguins of Madagascar, The Sarah Silverman Program and South Park.

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Adam nominated for an Emmy Award

Adam has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy award for OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC DIRECTION AND COMPOSITION for his original work on The Penguins of Madagascar. This is his second Emmy nomination, he was first nominated in 2005 for his work on Kim Possible.

Soundtrack to The Sarah Silverman Program released

The soundtrack to The Sarah Silverman Program, "From Our Rears to Your Ears," is available for the first time. The album contains 99 tracks that include both underscore and songs from all three seasons and features several songs that Adam co-wrote with Sarah, including "Wooden Mittens," and "Glad I Hurt My Hand." Available for purchase on www.amazon.com

Adam appears on The Sarah Silverman Program in "Songs in the Key of Yuck."

Look for the keyboardist in the background.

Penguins of Madagascar wins Golden Reel Award

The MPSE (Motion Picture Sound Editors) awarded the sound editors of The Penguins of Madagascar a Golden Reel Award for best Sound Editing: sound effects, foley, music, dialogue and ADR.

Adam co-writes "Back to Back" with Sarah Silverman and Demetri Martin

The Great Schlep wins Black Pencil Award

Sarah Silverman's brilliant political entreaty, featuring music by Adam, wins the Black Pencil Award from D&AD, a British organization that promotes the very best of design around the world.

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Bret Michaels Sings on Penguins of Madagascar

Bret Michaels, former lead singer of the band Poison, lends his rock vocals to the song, "Wheels of Thunder," co-written by Adam Berry. The song will appear in the episode "Little Zoo Coupe."

Premiere of the Penguins of Madagascar on Nickelodeon with over 6 million viewers.

Adam Writes Music for The Great Schlep