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Jad Abumrad: The Sound of Radiolab

Radiolab is one of the most distinctive sounding shows in the radio and podcast world. In this episode, creator and co-host of the show Jad Abumrad talks about how he uses music as a metaphor to explore abstract topics like what a manta shrimp sees when it looks at a rainbow, why it’s important to drop into the story ... More

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Motion Picture Sound Editors to Honor Guillermo del Toro with Filmmaker Award

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that it will honor Guillermo del Toro with its annual Filmmaker Award. The acclaimed director of such films as Hellboy (2004), Pan’s Labyrinth (2006), Pacific Rim (2013), Crimson Peak (2015) and the forthcoming The Shape of ... More

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The Sound of Star Wars Battlefront

This week we are celebrating the 1-year anniversary of Star Wars Battlefront by talking with the sound team including Audio Director Ben Minto, Sound Designer David Jegutidse and Sound Designer Martin Wohrer. Check out the fourth and final digital expansion pack which gives you access to new content inspired by ... More

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The Sound and Music of Life Animated with Director Roger Ross Williams

From Academy Award® winning director Roger Ross Williams, LIFE, ANIMATED is the inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate by immersing themselves in the world of classic Disney animated ... More

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Composer Johann Johannsson and the music of Arrival

We recently chatted with Composer Jóhann Jóhannsson from his Berlin studio about his otherworldly soundtrack for Denis Villeneuve's alien-invasion feature film "Arrival". Johannsson worked with several singers and vocal ensembles and combined both classical and avant-garde elements in the composition, ... More

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Composer Sascha Dikiciyan / Sonic Mayhem and the music of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

We recently chatted with Composer Sascha Dikiciyan also known as Sonic Mayhem about his incredible career in video game music composition for such titles as Quake II, TRON: Evolution, Borderlands, Mass Effect 3 and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. Sascha also recently released an original album ... More

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The Sound of Doctor Strange

This week we return to the Marvel Universe to talk about the sound of Doctor Strange with Supervising Sound Editor Shannon Mills, Sound Designer Nia Hansen and Re-recording Mixer Juan Peralta from Skywalker Sound. Dr. Stephen Strange's (Benedict Cumberbatch) life changes after a car accident robs him of the use of his ... More

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Erik Aadahl Presentation at Savannah Film Festival 2016

Sound Designer and Supervising Sound Editor Erik Aadahl recently joined Michael Coleman of SoundWorks Collection on Friday, October 29, at the Savannah Film Festival, where sound-savvy SCAD students and intrigued festivalgoers packed the SCAD Museum of Art theater as Aadahl discussed his work on such ... More

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Composer Lesley Barber and the music of Manchester by the Sea

This week we talk with Composer Lesley Barber who recently worked on Director Kenneth Lonergan's new film, Manchester by the Sea starring Casey Affleck and Michelle Williams. Barber previously worked with Lonergan on his acclaimed debut feature, “You Can Count On Me,” and she has provided ... More

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SoundWorks Collection Sound Department Mug and Stickers!

The SoundWorks Collection is pleased to offer you the ONLY mug that is allowed near your audio gear and is guaranteed to serve you 15 oz.'s of kick-ass audio year-round! Each mug is $15 and includes a "HOW AM I MIXING? 1-800-TOO-LOUD" bumper sticker. We ship in the U.S. and worldwide so order now ... More

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The Sound of Battlefield 1

Attention soldier! In this episode we talked with Lead Sound Designer Andres Almstrom and Audio Director Bence Pajor from EA Dice studios located in Stockholm, Sweden who recently finished work on Battlefield 1. In Battlefield 1 the player will experience the origins of modern warfare where the old world was destroyed, giving ... More

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VR Sound Design Panel at Pyramind Studios

This week we are featuring a special panel discussion on VR Sound Design co-hosted by Pyramind studios based in San Francisco and the VR Film meetup group. This panel was moderated by Greg Gordon, CEO and Creative Director of Pyramind and included Sharosh Khuwaja from Subpac, Kevin Bolen from Skywalker Sound, ... More