About Us

Magic is developed by Color & Music, LLC, an independent software company and consulting group specializing in real-time interactive multimedia. Color & Music was founded in 2012 and is based in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Color & Music is dedicated to creating innovative products at the intersection of art, music, and technology, and to providing clients with comprehensive services — content, software, hardware, and support — for multimedia performances, events, installations, venues, videos, and more.

Color & Music was founded by Eric Newman, a software developer, guitarist/singer, abstract painter, and audiovisual artist. Eric studied computer science and film at Cornell University, obtained a certificate in recording engineering from UCLA, and received a master's degree in electronic music and sound design from the Media Arts and Technology program at UC Santa Barbara. Eric has worked in artistic and technical capacities for a variety of companies and institutions, including Sony Pictures, Dreamworks Animation, Art Center College of Design, Record Plant Recording Studios, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, several tech startups in the entertainment and music industries, and numerous private art/music clients. Eric is the creator of Magic, and it is based on his master's thesis.

Color & Music is proud to be a Microsoft BizSpark startup company.


Color & Music is proud to be a member of the National Association of Music Merchants.


Color & Music believes in a safer internet made possible by HTTPS everywhere. The entire Magic web site is secured via SSL.

The Magic web site is verified malware-free and phishing-free by TrustedSite.

Magic Music Visuals and the M logo are trademarks of Color & Music, LLC.