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SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - The Sound of The Martian with Re-recording Mixer Paul Massey

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection interview we talk with music and dialogue Sound Re-recording Mixer Paul Massey about his work on Director Ridley Scott's The Martian. The final mix was completed at Twickenham Studios in London and music was recorded ... More


Supervising Sound Editor Richard King to Receive MPSE Career Achievement Award

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that it will honor three-time Academy Award™-winning Supervising Sound Editor and Sound Designer Richard King with its 2016 MPSE Career Achievement Award. King won Oscars for Best Achievement in Sound Editing for ... More


SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - Mark Mangini - Sound Designer of Mad Max: Fury Road and Black Mass

This week we talk with Sound Designer and Re-recording Mixer Mark Mangini about his recent work on Mad Max: Fury Road and Black Mass and talk about some of his favorite sound moments in each film. ###ABOUT MARK MANGINI: Mark has made his ... More


Belgian Music Phenomenon, Ozark Henry to Release "Paramount" in U.S.

– Belgian Pop/Rock musician Piet Goddaer, better known as Ozark Henry, is poised to release his highly-anticipated album, Paramount, in the U.S. on September 18th (preorders beginning August 21st). Since the 1990’s, Ozark Henry has been a strong cultural icon and creative force in Belgium ... More


Worldizing sound recordings as made popular by Sound Designer Walter Murch

Check out this video by Hugo Pereira about the technique of worldizing sound recordings as made popular by Sound Designer Walter Murch. Worldizing is manipulating sound until it seemed to be something that existed in real space. This refers to playing back existing recordings ... More


The Music of Syfy's Dominion with Composer Bill Brown

Music by composer Bill Brown from SyFy's DOMINION Season 2 (Behind the Scenes recording in the studio with Bill Brown and Tina Guo) ###ABOUT COMPOSER BILL BROWN: Bill Brown is an award-winning composer and creative force behind the musical scores of fan-favorite TV, film and video game ... More


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