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AudioNowcast November 24, 2015 episode 168

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Sound designer Shawn Duffy joined us for this episode.

topics included:

Guess who voiced that commercial, Delbert Hunt tells us all about it, (then goes back to engineer the show), CD’s vs streaming take 15, how long will it take to make the same money streaming that I can just selling 1000 CD’s, is this going to to hurt older artist, Shawn talks about getting started in sound design and mixing, working for free, when you should and when you shouldn’t do it (not a big fan of free) some horror stories and why you need to attach value to your work, plus a whole lot more. Thanks for listening and be sure to like our Facebook page.

AudioNowcast September 25, 2015 episode 166

Friday, September 25th, 2015

This podcast is full of all kinds of great stuff from discussions of new formats to production tips.

Topics included:

Native Instruments and the Stems format, do we like, is it good for music, is it a crutch, Virtual reality what it means for the audio industry, should you invest your time to learn some of these tools (yes) and what are some of the tools available, and once again we were talking about this years ago,  Colin talks about his first bus tour, some of the highs and some of the lows, how do you trash your sound, we talk about how to mangle trash and destroy your audio on purpose, plus a whole lot more. Thanks for listening and be sure to check out our Facebook page.

AudioNowcast October 7, 2014 episode 153

Sunday, October 12th, 2014

Brett Levisohn Executive Producer from Trailer Park was our guest for this podcast.

topics included:

Rob joins us in the flesh, (Yay! no Skype) Mike butchers yet another word (nothing new there), AES is it still relevant, (we will see) we all have people that have inspired us to greatness now we are talking about our are arch enemies and nemesis and how these people can actually help your career, producing extra content for DVD and Blu-rays,(what a great gig!) Oliver Stone and what was it like interviewing him, (scary) Robs project is taking off, 3 million plus hits holy cow, plus a whole lot more, it was a blast. Thanks for listening and be sure to check out Facebook page.

AudioNowcast July 29, 2013 episode 135

Monday, July 29th, 2013

Pacific Rim and its awesome sound is featured on our first sound designers round table. Plus we are honored to have Nick Peck with us a legendary sound designer in the interactive and video game world. (how about the classic Grim Fandango)

Topics Included:

Keeping it all in perspective, losing some friends in the industry really is a sobering thing, Pacific Rim! Scott tells us all that went into making the giants come to life, (ok how fun must it be to be Scott, dropping things, blowing things up you know all the usual)(no llamas though) we answer the question, what is sound design? sound design and sound editors two completely different disciplines but both so very necessary, plus a ton more that I don’t remember because we recorded this two weeks ago, thanks for listening and be sure to check out our Facebook page.