Dina Coughlan is an Irish based Music Supervisor who has worked on Film, TV & Ad projects for over 15 years. Through her company, Planet of Sound, she has had the opportunity to work on a dynamic range of productions, including most recently the hit Irish comedy ‘The Young Offenders’ (Film & TV Series), the upcoming independent film ‘The Belly of the Whale’ and Failte Ireland’s ‘Bedtime Stories’ ad for Ireland’s Ancient East. She continues to work as a Music Consultant for Discovery Networks in the US on various productions, promos and branding campaigns and also includes work with Blue Man Group, Chevy and video game projects among her experience.
Dina started her career in music publicity, working at a various independent record labels in New York City and with an array of artists including Shonen Knife, the Wrens, Blackalicous and Luna. She then segued into music supervision helping to launch the music department for the Oxygen TV network in the US where she oversaw all music placement for original series, movies, network promos and branding initiatives. At Oxygen, Dina also served as a Producer on the long running concert series ‘Custom Concert’ which included LL Cool J, John Legend, Alanis Morrissette and Kenny Chesney.
In addition to Planet of Sound, Dina also runs Tremolo Songs, an independent music publisher whose catalogue includes a diverse roster of Irish songwriters