Indaba Sync is the content synchronization and licensing group of Indaba Media, an entertainment technology and marketing services company. We combine cutting-edge technology with the best content to create engaging consumer experiences. We also have something no one else has: Indaba Music.
Every day, Indaba Music's roster of over 1.1 million emerging musicians contribute original songs, covers and remixes to our unique catalog of high-quality music.
Don't hear what you need in the catalog? Indaba's crowd of talented artists will create custom music in days, not weeks, quickly providing you with a range of options that fit your specific requirements. Contact us for more info.
Our Sync Team:
Indaba Music co-founder Mantis Evar is a music industry veteran with over 35 years of experience. As the EVP of Artists and Community at Indaba, he oversees the community’s health and is the on-site figurehead to over 800,000 musicians. For over a decade, Mantis worked at Capitol Records and Blue Note Records and is a longstanding member of The Recording Academy. Mantis held a two-year audio engineering residency at New York jazz shrine Village Vanguard and currently owns and operates the Indaba Music Studio in NYC. As a bassist, he has performed with music greats Joey DeFrancesco and Stevie Ray Vaughn.
Josh Robertson joined Indaba Music in 2007. As Vice President of Content and Programming, he leads a team that produces Indaba contests, creates new original content, and handles rights management/licensing for Indaba musicians. Robertson launched Indaba’s licensing program in 2011 and has overseen production on over 200 contests. A University of Virginia graduate, Robertson was a touring keyboard player, recording engineer, and film composer before joining Indaba. He composed the original score for Swedish Auto, starring January Jones and Lukas Haas, and engineered several albums for Inner Circle Music. Robertson lives in Indaba’s original loft on the Bowery in NYC.
Meet the rest of the Indaba Media team.