Archive for the ‘Horror Stories’ Category

AudioNowcast June 11, 2012 episode 120

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Martin Page is back with us for this podcast.

Topics Include:

Martin and Bobby chime in on the discussion from last time about being under the gun (or a “change your trousers” moment), but how cool some of your work can be in those situations, how technology can help or hurt the songwriter, how automation has changed the way people make music, Bobby explains Mastered for iTunes and why it could be really cool, and what the CALM act is and why it will make TV sound better. Thanks for listening, and be sure to check out our Facebook  page.

AudioNowcast June 29, 2010 episode 86

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

The amazing Heather Halley was our guest for this first of two podcasts on voice over. This was a fun one.

topics included:

tales of the horror of not getting paid, what can you do to prevent it, what are the signs that it could happen to you and is speck work really that bad (yes but with some exceptions), voice over, what is it and how do you get it, why its more acting than anything else, Walla Groups the unsung heroes of the movies, who are some of the best actors to work with and who was not, plus a whole lot more, really this was our longest and possible the funniest yet. Thanks for listening and be sure to check out our Facebook page.

AudioNowcast November 22, 2009 episode 75

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Alternative DAW software and freelance horror stories top our list tonight.

topics included:

Alternate DAW software options, can you use it, do pros use it, what problems can you expect, VLC and why we love it (because it’s awesome), freelance horror stories, why you shouldn’t do it just for the money, also you will never ever get that promised bigger job (or will you?) why you should never be afraid to say its just not going to work, why you need to manage relationships and sometimes it’s ok to work for free plus a whole lot more. Thanks for listening and be sure to check out our Facebook and Myspace page.

AudioNowcast June 25, 2007 episode 31

Monday, June 25th, 2007

Michael Davis writer and director of Shoot ‘Em Up was our guest.

topics included:

Bobby and his Emmy experience, Pro Tools 7.3 gets another nod of approval, fantastic stories of failures, flops and other disasters, like the PA going out with Martin in front of thousands of people, Michael talks about how he got his movie made and why these animated clips (via played a big role, Scott talks about designing sound for Shoot ‘Em up and Michael talks about working with a sound designer, why we can’t tease Bobby anymore (I’m going to miss that) and a whole lot more. Thanks for listening and check out our Myspace page.