About Audio Addiction
Audio Addiction Music is an online production music library for producers and editors of film, television, radio, advertising, trailers, promos, corporate, Internet productions, and more..
It was founded in 2005 by veteran award-winning composer Michael Benghiat to provide a more comprehensive one-stop service to music clients located around the world.
Over the years we’ve placed countless hours of music in hundreds of TV shows, including:
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Pretty Little Liars
Toddlers & Tiaras
Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition
The Price Is Right
Extreme Home Makeover
Here Comes Honey Boo Boo
Catfish – The TV Show
MInute To Win It
E! Red Carpet
Tiny House Hunters
Keeping Up With The Kardashians
House of Curves
Codes and Conspiracies
Kimora Life In The Fast Lane
True Hollywood Stories
How Do I Look
Insane or Inspired
We’ve also placed music in hundreds of commercials and promos, including spots for:
U.S. Postal Service
So Cal Edison
So Cal Gas Co
San Diego Padres
Proctor & Gamble
Late Late Show
How I Met Your Mother
2 Broke Girls
CBS NFL Football
The Odd Couple
Big Bang Theory
He received his BA degree in music theory and composition from UCLA, and continued at UCLA for 2 years of graduate level work in classical music composition.
Over the last 25 years he has composed and produced thousands of music cues for hundreds of hours of television and film productions. Below are some of his credits:
Dance Moms, Pretty Little Liars, Dr. Oz, Keeping Up With The Kardashians, Big Bang Theory, NCIS: New Orleans, Criminal Minds, E! News Live, Fashion Police, True Hollywood Stories, Hollywood Cycle, Steve Harvey Show, Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Day, Iyanla Fix My Life, Two And a Half Men, Steel Magnolias, One Born Every Minute, Access Hollywood, 20/20, Oprah, Dr. Oz, The Nate Berkus Show, Dance Moms, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, 20/20, Jimmy Kimmel Live, One Life To Live, All My Children, Jeff Corwin Experience, Big Brother, Desperate Housewives, Dr. G Medical Examiner, Amazing Race, Tarzan: The Epic Adventures, Beyonce Uncut, Dr. 90210, EMA Awards, Entertainment Tonight, Big Brother, Eye of Travel, Party Fabulous, Clean House, Decoding the Past: Nazi Prophecies, and many many others.
Treasure Island (animated), Devotion, Eyes of Fire, Shadow of the Dragon, Smoke Signals.
More than 100 national spots for Apple Computer, Pizza Hut, Mitsubishi, JC Penney, Blue Cross, John Deere, Disney Channel, HBO, Weinerschnitzel, and many more.
Michael is one of the leading composers for spa/ relaxation music, with over 130,000 CDs sold. He also co-wrote and produced two CDs for the cult Sailor Moon hit animated series.
Michael has written music and produced tracks for other music libraries, including NBC, Disney, ABC’s Fifth Floor Music, Killer Tracks, and TF-1.
He was a major supplier of background and theme music for Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo Sounds library for use in TV shows such as Oprah, Dr. Oz, The Nate Berkus Show, and many programs on the OWN Network.
Michael oversaw production of over 2,000 original compositions from more than 50 composers, and acted as an executive producer on all music production and creative aspects.
Michael created a joint venture with a national candy/ snack foods manufacturer to provide 8 CDs of custom branded music. The music was advertised on all consumer packaging nationwide. He also developed and implemented a custom website with music download links to all major online music retailers such as iTunes, Amazon, Rhapsody, etc. Michael was responsible for all creative decisions and production responsibilities.
Michael is the author of several books on guitar instruction, and the co-author of Crack The Code, a successful composer training and mentoring course. He has also served as a guest lecturer at several music licensing seminars.