Whoosh Review

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

In the last year, we’ve all been happy to see the slow emergence of software tools designed explicitly for sound design. The fine folks over at Tonsturm are…

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Review: Twisted Tools METAMORPH

Friday, December 20, 2013
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METAMORPH is the latest sample library from Twisted Tools, makers of the designed sample libraries as well as some fun and unique Reaktor ensembles. With sounds designed by BJM…

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A Second Look at the Hybrid Library

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Earlier this year, I reviewed the Hybrid Library from Pro Sound Effects. Overall, it was a fairly positive review. While I was impressed with the library, I also…

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Review: Game Audio Culture by Rob Bridgett

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Review by Karen Collins “Game Audio Culture” isn’t a book, so much as a manifesto. Dragging sound design (perhaps somewhat reluctantly) from out of the darkened underground studios…

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Review: Robobiotics

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Although we are halfway into a new topic month here on Designing Sound; listening through Empty Sea’s new Robobiotics library makes me think about last month’s “Noise” topic….

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Review: Rob Papen’s The 4 Element Synth

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Let me just start by making one thing perfectly clear: I have never been a synth head, mostly because I’ve always found that designing with recorded audio is…

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RX2 Advanced – Review

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

iZotope RX is legendary. Every other week I see a tweet about how it saved someone’s job (or life) and in these few years that it has been…

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Review: iZotope Insight

Wednesday, June 19, 2013
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Thoughts by Ian Palmer: Anyone who knows me will know that 4 years on I am still madly in love with iZotope’s RX noise reduction package. So it…

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AudioMotors – Review

Friday, April 26, 2013

Thanks to David Nichols @ Track Time Audio for reviewing this. When Varun asked me if I would like to review Audiogaming’s “Audiomotors” engine granular synthesis tool, I…

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Review: Little Boxes by echo | collective

Monday, March 25, 2013

  We are still firmly in the month of March which as you all well know is “Intersection of Sound Design and Music” month here on Designing Sound….

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