Welcome to Shoreline SongSync

Roots music for the modern age.
Film, advertising, documentaries, and projects. 

Rather be alone
John Ellis


We are a Southern African based boutique music publisher and sync-shop, representing local and international songwriters and instrumentalists in the Blues, Alt-Country, Jazz, World, Folk, and Singer-songwriter genres.

Planning a production score or script…? or currently in the process of crafting a soundtrack for film, documentary, or an ad-campaign…?

…our catalogue of varied genres contains a rich trove of Southern African roots music gems….

  You need love songs…. we got ‘em…!

    Swampy Blues/Funk…. walk right in…!

      Ambient Folk-pop…. pull up a bean-bag…!

        Jazzy Afro-Calypso…. your hammock awaits…!

          Macabre comedy tunes…. yip, we’ve got that too…!

  • Should there be a specific musical theme that you are searching for, please explore our catalogue and get in touch, and we can propose and submit songs for your brief.
  • Clearance is mostly immediate, and we also work with outside music publishers where required. Should you need a song or instrumental musical theme to be custom-created for a project, then please e-mail us.
  • We offer custom songwriting, arranging, and recording services – with a broad team of experienced music professionals for bespoke production projects.