The Sound of “Prometheus”

Friday, May 25, 2012

While set in the same fictional universe of Ridley Scott’s original offering, and sharing some of its key dramatic events, the director is clear in his intention that…

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The Sound of an Android’s Soul

Friday, March 2, 2012

Brilliant article on Cinephile talking about the sound of Yasuhiro Yoshiura’s “Time of Eve”. At a crucial reveal halfway through Yasuhiro Yoshiura’s Time of Eve (Evu no jikan,…

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Ben Burtt Talks ‘Super 8′

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Set of 9 videos featuring sound designer Ben Burtt talking about sound and his work on “Super 8″.

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Ben Burtt’s Sound Lab for “Forbidden Planet”: Artifacts from the Krell

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Ben Burtt explains how the electronic score of “Forbidden Planet” was created. The video is at the right side of this page. Prior to the screening, Oscar-winning visual…

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ARTSEDGE: Ben Burtt on The Sounds of “Star Wars”

Thursday, September 29, 2011

This is one of a series of podcasts exploring the ways sound and sound effects can be used to help bring stories to life. Meet Ben Burtt, Sound…

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The Sound of Soviet Science Fiction

Monday, July 25, 2011

As always, fantastic article by Sound and Music. Robert Barry explores the soundtracks of Eduard Artemiev, best known for his work with Andrei Tarkovsky, whose films are among…

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Scott Morton on Combat Audio for “Star Wars: The Old Republic”

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

New article at the official website of “Star Wars: The Old Republic”, featuring sound designer Scott Morton. Hi, my name’s Scott Morton, and I’m one of the audio…

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Rodney Gates Special: Coming Full Circle – Spearheading “Clone Wars Adventures”

Thursday, April 28, 2011

[Written by Rodney Gates for Designing Sound] It seems perfectly fitting that with the Star Wars films being such an influence for me as a Sound Designer, when…

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Jedsound Twisted SFX, Free Collection of Sound Effects by Jean-Edouard Miclot

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Twisted Tools, makers of awesome Reaktor ensembles and crazy sound packs, have released Jedsound – Twisted FX, a free collection of very unique samples recorded and created by sound…

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Exclusive Interview with the Sound Design Team of “Mass Effect 2″

Monday, January 24, 2011

Yeah! Another of my favorite video games of the last year. Mass Effect 2 offers an impressive sci-fi adventure, full of action, detail and outstanding sound. The game was…

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