Horror films are filled with the things that nightmares are supposedly made of: monsters, madmen, murder, assorted blood and guts.
But those are really just the props of nightmares — representations of the ... More
On the first episode of "The Art of Punk" we dissect the art of the legendary Black Flag. From the iconic four bars symbols, to the many coveted and collected gig flyers, singles, and band t-shirts, all depicting the distinctive ... More
It’s a cheesy bit of trivia to be sure. Facebook’s ping sound--the alert you might hear if you receive a Facebook video call--is built from an Fmaj7 chord. That means the notes are actually F, A, C, and ... More
I love Pensado’s Place and I love the new Daft Punk album, so I couldn’t resist sharing this with you. I’ll be honest, I hadn’t heard of Mick Guzauski. But after briefly researching some of his work, I realize I should have. ... More
Over the past few months BAFTA has been posting a great selection of videos on their BAFTA Guru Youtube page. Here are some of the recent sound masterclass videos.
###James Mather: Sound Mini Masterclass
The Supervising ... More
Daft Punk's new album, Random Access Memories, will arrive on May 21st, and the electronic French duo are highlighting their collaborators in a new video series with Vice's and Intel's Creators Project. The first to ... More
In a studio far, far, away...two composing worlds explode and recombine to produce something so different, you should be sitting down to experience this modern age music marvel.
Each audio person has a unique set of experience, education, aspirations, and motivations, different from everyone else. Consequently, each of us is likely to answer the “why” question a little ... More
A compilation of scenes and moments from films that all "break the fourth wall" - that is, acknowledge (usually directly to the camera, and therefore the audience) that they're part of a movie. The term comes from the ... More
Microphones and preamplifiers are the “chicken and egg” of audio. Want to start a discussion among audio folk? Ask whether mics or preamps are more important.
Later we’ll look at interviews with ... More
The groundbreaking 1972 musical, CABARET which starred Liza Minnelli and Joel Grey and was directed by Bob Fosse was recently released on Blu-ray to mark the 40th anniversary.
Blu ray featurettes Director Gary ... More
With a rise in social TV, multi-channel engagement, and recent reports suggesting that there are more mobile phones than people in 4/6 of the World’s regions, this year will no doubt be ... More