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SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - The Sound of Point Break

This week we talk with the sound team behind Director Ericson Core's film Point Break which comes to theaters on December 25th. Odin Benitez - Co-supervising sound editor Todd Toon - Co-supervising sound editor Michael Minkler - sound re-recording mixer Dean A. ... More


SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - The Sound of Love and Mercy

This week we talk with the sound team behind Director Bill Pohland's film, "Love and Mercy" which presents an unconventional portrait of Brian Wilson, the mercurial singer, songwriter and leader of The Beach Boys. Set against the era-defining catalog of Wilson’s music, the film intimately examines the personal voyage and ... More


SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - The Sound of The Hateful Eight with Production Sound Mixer Mark Ulano

Today we chat with Production Sound Mixer Mark Ulano who recently worked on Director Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight and shared several stories about working in the cold shooting conditions, the director's no cell phone on set policy, and the smashing of a vintage Martin guitar by ... More


Cardboard Guitar Stratocaster Fender : Cardboard Chaos

Cardboard Chaos is here and it’s time to riff on a new idea! Rock out with your cardboard stock out! This episode we work with a master builder at the Fender Custom Shop to see if paper has the ability to handle the look, feel and sound of one of the world’s most recognizable guitars, the Fender ... More


SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - Composer Jack Wall - Call of Duty: Black Ops III

This week we talk with Composer Jack Wall about his work on the critically acclaimed Call of Duty: Black Ops III video game. ###ABOUT COMPOSER JACK WALL: Jack Wall’s distinguished musical career includes composing for film, television, video games and ... More


Ric Viers Releases His 666th Sound Effects Library “Haunted FX”

On Halloween 2015, Ric Viers released “Haunted FX” a new horror sound effects library available from Blastwave FX. The library marks lucky number “666” in Viers’ catalog of collections produced throughout his 16 year career. Appropriately, the product contains 666 horror-themed sound effects and ... More


SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - Composer David Lang on the film YOUTH

Composer David Lang discusses his collaboration with Director Paolo Sorrentino crafting the music for his recent film YOUTH. Fred and Mick, two old friends, are on vacation in an elegant hotel at the foot of the Alps. Fred, a composer and conductor, is now retired. Mick, a film director, is still working. ... More


Composer Charlie Clouser and Wayward Pines

ABOUT COMPOSER CHARLIE CLOUSER: Charlie Clouser is a multi-instrumentalist composer, musician, producer, programmer and remix artist who has worked with some of the seminal recording artists of the last twenty years. With his concentration now on music for visual media, Charlie continues to impress and amaze ... More


The Foley Artist - A Short Film

"The Foley Artist" is a charming short which follows a pretty young woman waking up and getting ready to leave the house as a wizened, behind-the-scenes gentleman mimics her every move with a number of inventive props—the palms of his meaty hands, a live duck, a pan of sloppy spaghetti noodles, a gun—that recreate ... More


ADR Mixer, Doc Kane to be Honored with CAS Career Achievement Award

Cinema Audio Society President Mark Ulano, CAS, announced that the organization will honor multiple CAS and Oscar® nominee ADR Mixer Doc Kane, with the Cinema Audio Society’s highest accolade, the CAS Career Achievement Award, to be presented at the 52nd CAS Awards on February 20, 2016 in ... More


SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - Geoffrey Patterson - Sound Mixer of "Beasts of No Nation"

This week we talk with sound mixer Geoffrey Patterson who worked with Director Cary Fukunaga on his most recent film "Beasts of No Nation" which is currently available on Netflix. Geoffrey's additional film and tv credits include True Detectives, House of Lies, ... More


SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - Craig Henighan and Will Files - Pacific Standard Sound

Supervising Sound Editors, Re-recording Mixers, Sound Designers Craig Henighan and Will Files have recently joined forces to form Pacific Standard Sound to offer a wider range of audio services for their already impressive roster of film directors and clients ... More