SFX Independence – September 2013

Monday, September 30, 2013

In comparison to the swathe of releases and sales through the summer months, September has been an altogether quieter affair on the SFX library front. The following libraries…

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Separating Your Signal from the Noise: The Intersection Between Bit Depth and Branding

Monday, August 26, 2013
Finding and removing noise (image display from iZotope's RX 2 Advanced)

As a sound designer, there are many different thoughts that come to mind when considering a topic such as noise.  Everything from using tone generated noise, like white…

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Online Catalogue Of Independent SFX Libraries Launches

Monday, August 19, 2013

Launching today (August 19), A Sound Effect is a brand new website dedicated to cataloguing independent SFX library releases. Created by Asbjoern Andersen of Epic Sound in Denmark,…

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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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Airborne Sound Offering Free Sound Libraries

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Last month, we told you that Airborne Sound was offering their Victory Vegas Motorcycle Sound Effect Bundle for free as part of their redesigned website’s beta test. Well,…

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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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April 2013 – SFX Independence

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

It’s been a while since we put one of these together…what’s going on in the world of independent sfx right now? Some people appear to have been on…

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