Adding Your Voice to the Mix

Friday, March 28, 2014
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Guest Contribution by Joel Raabe At night in the darkness, I often hear voices in my head. Though it’s strange to admit, as I drift off to sleep…

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Sonic/Temporal Ambiguity as Evidence of Psychosis in Martha Marcy May Marlene

Monday, May 6, 2013

“Where are we?” “Connecticut.” “No. How far are we?” “From what?” “Yesterday.” Directed by Sean Durkin, Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011) centers around the damaged psyche of Martha,…

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Design’s Future Potential Engaging Audio

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Michael Theiler has posted a new article on Gamasutra in response to Rob Bridgett’s “After Sound Design” I have been buoyed recently due to some excellent writings by…

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Creative Uses of Reverb

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Guest Contribution by Ian Palmer There are a lot of technical articles on Designing Sound so I thought I’d try to balance that with this month’s theme of…

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Wrangling Aesthetic

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Article by Jeff Seamster. Jeff had originally wanted to include this during his feature month this past December. Circumstances conspired against it, but thankfully he wasn’t willing to…

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David Sonnenschein Special: Exploring Aesthetics, Pt. 2

Thursday, May 26, 2011

This is part 2 of the conversation David and I had about aesthetics. Part 1 can be found here. Designing Sound: So, we’ve been talking about ways to…

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David Sonnenschein Special: Exploring Aesthetics, Pt. 1

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

David and I sat down for another interview, this time to talk about aesthetics and personal style. We tried to focus on a discussion of one’s personal stylistic…

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Behind the Art: Tim Prebble

Thursday, February 17, 2011

[Behind the Art is a special section of Designing Sound created with the goal of studying the artistic and creative aspects of sound design, featuring several interviews dedicated to...

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