It’s that time of the year to start preparing for summer productions! Lucky for you, FirstCom Music has huge collection of fun, upbeat, happy tunes, and we’ve recently added more NEW albums to help inspire your creativity throughout the season!
Among our list is Simple is Good 2 (EVO212), an album packed with fun themes, smooth vocals and positive vibes – listen for yourself:
About Ron Kristy
By the age of 19, Ron had written, co-written and/or performed “If You’ve Got the Time We’ve Got the Beer” performed by Brook Benton,“It’s The Real Thing” for Aretha Franklin and Sisters, Clairol Born Blonde and Tijuana Smalls, among many others.
At 20 years old, Ron was signed as a writer/producer at Chappell Music in NYC.
While vacationing in a fishing village near Acapulco, Ron was asked to write a commercial for Brisa Beer. This led to his forming the largest music production company in the country of Mexico. Living 9 years in Mexico City, Ron wrote, arranged and performed commercials for Coke (English and Spanish), Pepsi, Ford, Kentucky Fried Chicken and hundreds of other international campaigns.
Moving to Nashville in 1988, Ron became one of Nashville’s most prolific composers and music scorers, winning 10 First Place Ad Awards and scoring two New York Film Festival winners. His award winning scores include Soul of the Senate – The Robert Byrd Story (PBS) and Angel Stories, Stories of Miracles and Life After Life on the Discovery Channel, among many others. Ron has been composing music for FirstCom Music since 1990. His music can be heard on How I Met Your Mother, 20/20, Fox Sports, Dancing With the Stars, Jimmy Kimmel Live and many others.
When not composing music for TV/Films, Ron performs around the country with his beautiful and talented wife Terry Burns as the duo Burns and Kristy. Terry also contributed to the album Simple Is Good 2. She co-wrote the tracks “Let’s Run Away” and “Good Morning Sunshine” and also is the lead singer on “Let’s Run Away” and “Everybody Says.”
Terry is a former staff writer for EMI Publishing, MCA/Universal and Larga Vista Music in Nashville. Her songs have been recorded by many artists, including David Kersh, Lari White, River Road, Alecia Elliot, Ruby Lovett, Pam Rose, Dawn Sears, Jason Sellers, The Burns Sisters, and many more. Her music has been featured on various TV shows, including Alecia and Who Wants to Marry My Dad? While in her Early 20’s, Terry recorded 2 Cd’s on Columbia records with her sisters, The Burns Sisters.
Ron and Terry are currently recording their second CD together. They both live in New York with their 8 year old son Noah Skye.