Interview with Raymond Usher

Monday, September 30, 2013

Guest Contribution by Neil Cullen Raymond Usher started work in the games industry in 1992 as a sound designer at DMA Design, working on a number of titles,…

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Spectral Analysis: Interview with Saki Kaskamanidis

Friday, September 27, 2013

Many thanks to Brad Dyck for contributing this interview. You can follow Brad on Twitter @Brad_Dyck BD: How did you get involved in game audio? SK: It all…

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An Interview – Ira Greenberg

Friday, September 27, 2013

Ira Greenberg is director of the Center of Creative Computation and is a professor at SMU. He’s had a career as a painter, animator, designer, programmer, arts director,…

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“Cicadas” – Sound Installation

Monday, September 23, 2013

“Cicadas” is an installation with a difference. Bringing together sound design, technology and natural science, Berlin-based sound artist Bob Meanza has created sonic robots which emulate some of…

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Interview – Peter Brinkmann & libpd

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Pure Data (Pd) is one of the most powerful and commonly used open source softwares for music and sound creation. Spearheaded by Miller Puckette, it is completely free. About three…

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Interview: Rob Bridgett and Game Audio Culture

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Rob Bridgett is no stranger to us here at Designing Sound. Constantly writing and engaging in community discussion; Rob has put out a new book called “Game Audio…

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Man Of Steel Soundtrack : Sculptural Percussion

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Amazing behind the scenes footage of Chas Smith who created custom instruments which Hans Zimmer utilized as sound sources on the Man Of Steel soundtrack.

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Interview: David Hendy, author of “Noise: A Human History”

Thursday, September 5, 2013
David Hendy - Noise: A Human History

David Hendy is part media historian, part writer/broadcaster, and completely passionate about sound. Most recently, he created the excellent 30-part radio series on BBC Radio 4 Noise: A…

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Noise, Storytelling with Sound, and Visuals on the Radio with Radiolab’s Jad Abumrad

Thursday, August 15, 2013
Jad Abumrad at PopTech 2010 - Camden, Maine (Kris Krüg/PopTech via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License)

I recently had the chance to chat with Jad Abumrad, creator and co-host of WNYC’s Radiolab. Each episode of Radiolab explores ideas in science, technology, and the universe at large…

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Interview: Dren McDonald and Skulls of the Shogun

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

  Here is my interview with the wonderfully talented Dren McDonald in which I ask him a few questions about his work on the fantastic indie strategy game:…

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