Whoosh Review

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
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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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SFX Independence – Welcome to 2014

Thursday, February 6, 2014

The year is still fresh, but 2014′s already brought us a number of great new SFX libraries. Go back to analog times and the earliest days of digital…

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Field Recording Competition Time

Monday, October 14, 2013

Tim Prebble recently launched the first in a series of field recording competitions via his blog – a neat coincidence given that here at Designing Sound we’ve dedicated…

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Expectations of Noise

Tuesday, September 3, 2013
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(This one fell through the cracks for our noise feature last month, we bring it to you now…better late than never. SF) I’ve spent most of my engineering…

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SFX Independence – July 2013 (Part 2)

Friday, July 26, 2013

A slew of independent SFX releases and offers this month, so we’ve put together another roundup with even more options for your hard-earned moolah. Tonstrum – Screaming Metal…

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SFX Independence – June 2013

Friday, June 14, 2013

It’s time for another collection of news items relating to the the world of independent sound effects! Boom Library – Horses Knights, the Cavalry, the Three Musketeers, Cowboys,…

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SFX Independence – Late May 2013

Thursday, May 23, 2013

There’s a whole heap of stuff going on in the independent SFX community that’s worth making note of. So, here goes… New Libraries Available Now… New Sound Lab’s Optical…

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SFX Independence – Early May 2013

Friday, May 3, 2013

Here are all of the libraries of note we’ve spotted since the last round-up back in the beginning of April…in the order of most recent first (working from…

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SFX Lab #4: Resonance

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

[SFX Lab, the laboratory of sound effects, a place dedicated to experiment and explore sound libraries. The main goal is to hear what happens when sounds of a...

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HISS and a ROAR Releases SPRINGS

Friday, December 16, 2011

SPRINGS is a diverse new library of sound design source material released by HISSandaROAR and recorded by Tim Prebble. Traversing from literal & very powerful trampoline springs &…

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