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Mad Max: Fury Road – Soundtrack
Image by Jorge Figueroa Mad Max: Fury Road is a 2015 action film directed and produced by George Miller, and written by Miller, Brendan McCarthy and Nico Lathouris. The fourth instalment in the Mad Max franchise, it is an Australian and American venture produced by Kennedy Miller Mitchell, RatPac-Dune Entertainment and Village Roadshow Pictures. The film is […]
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Ludovico Einaudi Performs ‘Elegy for the Arctic’ Next to a Melting Glacier
The Italian pianist makes sublime plea for the environment performing next to a glacier in the Arctic in a video produced by Greenpeace.
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The Peanuts Movie: Voice Recording Behind the Scenes
The Peanuts Movie (known in some countries as Snoopy and Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie) is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Blue Sky Studios and distributed by 20th Century Fox, based on Charles M. Schulz’s comic strip Peanuts.
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How To Sync Audio To Video – Separate Tracks
A Common Scenario: Home-Recording a Music Performance Video So, you’ve practiced playing some music, which might be original, or it might be a cover, and now you want to record a video of yourself playing it and you want to put your video onto YouTube. At this point you discover a problem that many others […]
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Birdman – Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
Birdman (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) is the soundtrack for the 2014 film Birdman includes solo jazz percussion throughout the film and extended segments of classical music taken from various composers including Mahler, Ravel, Rachmaninov, and John Adams, the 21st century classical music composer. Several jazz compositions by Victor Stumpfhauser and Joan Valent also offset the […]
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David Bowie, the most influential artist of all time
David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie, was an English singer
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The Many Voices of “Steve Blum”
Photo by GabboT Steven Jay Blum is an American voice actor of anime, animation and video games known for his distinctive deep voice. 
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Konrad Smoleński – “Everything was forever, until it was no more” sculptural instrument
Konrad Smoleński is an artist working in different fields, often collaborating with other artists and musicians. He works and lives in Warschau and Bern. His works are often big and sculptural, connected to sound or video.
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10 Tips For Recording High Quality Video Voice Overs
So, you’ve got a killer video that’s going to knock your audience’s socks off; now all you need to do is match that with some fantastic audio to add the finishing touch. To make any video project look professional, you need both elements to be excellent – if either is lacking, you’re going to come […]
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Pulp Fiction (1994) – Soundtrack
Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American black comedy crime film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino, from a story by Tarantino and Roger Avary. Tarantino’s second feature film, it is iconic for its eclectic dialogue, ironic mix of humor and violence, nonlinear storyline, and a host of cinematic allusions and pop culture references.
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The surprising music of Coldplay
Coldplay are a British rock band formed in 1996 by lead vocalist and keyboardist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Jonny Buckland at University College London (UCL).
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Kung Fu Panda 3 – Voice Acting Behind the Scenes
Kung Fu Panda 3 is a 2016 3D American-Chinese computer-animated action comedy martial arts film, produced by DreamWorks Animation, and distributed by20th Century Fox. It was directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson and Alessandro Carloni. The film was written by Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Berger, produced by Melissa Cobb, and executive produced by Guillermo del Toro. It […]
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Mark Hamill, voice over actor of cartoon villains
Mark Richard Hamill (born September 25, 1951) is an American actor, voice actor, producer and writer.
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Susan Philipsz an her sound installations
Some rights reserved by Andrew Travers Susan Mary Philipsz OBE (born 1965) is a Scottish artist who won the 2010 Turner Prize.
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Queen, one of the best rock band
Queen are a British rock band that formed in London in 1970. Their classic line-up was Freddie Mercury (lead vocals, piano), Brian May (lead guitar, vocals), Roger Taylor (drums, vocals), and John Deacon (bass guitar).
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Fallout 4 – Original Soundtrack
Fallout 4 is an action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks. The fifth major installment in the Falloutseries, the game was released worldwide on November 10, 2015 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.
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Grey DeLisle, the woman voices of video games
Erin Grey Van Oosbree (born August 24, 1973), known professionally as Grey DeLisle and Grey Griffin, is an American voice actress and singer-songwriter.
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Trolls the animated musical comedy
Trolls is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated buddy musical adventure romantic comedy film based on the Troll dolls created by Thomas Dam.
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Peter Gabriel, one of rock’s most political musicians
Peter Brian Gabriel (born 13 February 1950) is an English singer-songwriter, musician, songwriter, record producer and humanitarian who rose to fame as the original lead singer and flautist of the progressive rock band Genesis.
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160 Light Tubes Create a Giant A/V Experience
looking into the depths of ‘160’ Celebrating 50 years of independence, the second annual river nights festival — located in three quays along the singapore river — was dedicated to the continuation of franco-singaporean diplomacy. in honor of the special occasion, the event selected various french artists to realize works. at the behest of the […]
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How to record an electric guitar?
The traditional method Recording, not the guitar, but his amp. The most common way to do this is by placing a dynamic microphone in front of the speaker cabinet a few inches from the speaker or the loudspeaker
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Tara Strong, the voice of numerous animated characters
Tara Strong (born Tara Lyn Charendoff; February 12, 1973) is a Canadian–American actress who has done work in numerous films and television series,
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Justin Hurwitz La La Land soundtrack composer, Best Original Score, Best Original Song
Some rights reserved by Disney | ABC Television Group La La Land is a 2016 American musical film written and directed by Damien Chazelle, and starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone as a musician and an aspiring actress who meet and fall in love in Los Angeles. The film’s title refers both to the city […]
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Chuck Berry
A pioneer of rock and roll, Berry was a significant influence on the development of both the music and the attitude associated with the rock music lifestyle. With songs such as “Maybellene” (1955), “Roll Over Beethoven” (1956),
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Zootopia
Some rights reserved by Jozie Lee Zootopia (also known as Zootropolis in other nationalities) is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated buddy mystery comedy-adventure film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios
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Charlie Adler
Charles Michael “Charlie” Adler (born October 2, 1956) is an American voice actor and voice director. He is known for voicing Buster Bunny in Tiny Toon Adventures, Cow, Chicken, and The Red Guy in Cow and Chicken and I Am Weasel, Starscream in the Transformers film series and Ickis in Aaahh!!! Real Monsters.
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Four Tet
Kieran Hebden (born 1978), best known by the stage name Four Tet, is an English post-rock and electronic musician. Hebden first came to prominence as a member of the band Fridge before establishing himself as a solo artist.
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Ralph Towner
Born in 1940 in Chehalis, Washington, Towner has made notable recordings of jazz, third stream under strong influence of folk and world music. He began his career as a conservatory-trained classical pianist
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Hans Zimmer
Some rights reserved by Dormant Braincell Research Project Hans Florian Zimmer born 12 September 1957) is a German composer and record producer. Since the 1980s, he has composed music for over 150 films. His works include The Lion King, for which he won Academy Award for Best Original Score in 1994, the Pirates of the […]
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How to use reverb
Reverb is one of the most common effects used by both guitarists and producers.
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Frozen
Frozen is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures.
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Maurice LaMarche
Maurice LaMarche (born March 30, 1958) is a Canadian voice actor and former stand-up comedian. He is best known for voicing The Brain in Animaniacs and its spin-off as well as his Emmy-winning performances in Futurama.
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Ennio Morricone
Some rights reserved by Cancha General Ennio Morricone, Grand Officer OMRI ; born 10 November 1928) is an Italian composer, orchestrator, conductor, and former trumpet player. He composes a wide range of music styles, making him one of the most versatile, experimental and influential composers of all time, working in any medium. Since 1946 Morricone […]
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Michel Camilo
Michel Camilo (born April 4, 1954) is a Grammy-award winning[1] pianist and composer from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He specializes in jazz, Latin and classical piano work. Camilo lists some of his main influences as Chick Corea, Keith Jarrett, Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans, and Art Tatum.
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Kari Wahlgren
Kari Wahlgren (born July 13, 1977) is an American voice actress who has provided English language voices for over a hundred cartoons, anime and video games.
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Uakti
By Gerardo Lazzari (Uakti) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons Uakti (WAHK-chee) was a Brazilian instrumental musical group that was composed of Marco Antônio Guimarães, Artur Andrés Ribeiro, Paulo Sérgio Santos, and Décio Ramos. Uakti was known for using custom-made instruments, built by the group itself.
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Led Zeppelin
Some rights reserved by krissy-mercury Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968. The group consisted of guitarist Jimmy Page, singer Robert Plant, bassist and keyboardist John Paul Jones, and drummer John Bonham. The band’s heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums, has earned them recognition […]
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The Incredibles
Some rights reserved by JD Hancock The Incredibles is a 2004 American computer-animated superhero film written and directed by Brad Bird, produced by Pixar Animation Studios, and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The film follows a family of superheroes who is forced to hide their powers and live a quiet suburban life. Mr. Incredible’s desire […]
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John DiMaggio
Some rights reserved by Gage Skidmore John William DiMaggio (born September 4, 1968) is an American actor, voice artist and comedian, known for his gruff voice, and for his work as Bender from the television show Futurama, Jake the Dog on Adventure Time, and Marcus Fenix in the hit Xbox video game Gears Of War. […]
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Mixing and Mastering Music: What’s the Difference?
Some rights reserved by 3V Photo As you start to finish your first tracks, you’ll enter into what is known as the Mixing and Mastering phase. Put simply, once you finish composing and arranging your song, you will mix, and then master your tracks.
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Bruno Zamborlin
Some rights reserved by Mitch Altman A technologist, researcher, designer and musician, Bruno Zamborlin is a pioneer in the growing field of music technology.
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Brian Eno
Some rights reserved by cosciansky Brian Peter George St John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, RDI (/ˈiːnoʊ/; born 15 May 1948 and originally christened Brian Peter George Eno) is an English musician, composer, record producer, singer, writer, and visual artist. He is best known for his pioneering work in ambient and electronic music as […]
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Danny Elfman
Some rights reserved by Kuhnster Daniel Robert “Danny” Elfman (born May 29, 1953) is an American composer, singer, songwriter, and record producer. From 1974 to 1995 he was the lead singer and songwriter for the band Oingo Boingo. In 1976 Elfman entered the film industry as an actor. In 1982 he scored his first film, […]
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5 Tips for Capturing Great Field Recordings
By Ter-burg (Own work) [CC BY 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons You might spend most of your recording time inside a studio and trying to get as clean and isolated a sound as possible, but there’s a whole world of recording that takes place outside. Field recording as it is known can have many uses, from […]
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Robert Moog
By Chad (Moog.) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons Robert Arthur “Bob” Moog (May 23, 1934 – August 21, 2005), founder of Moog Music, was an American engineer and pioneer of electronic music, best known as the inventor of the Moog synthesizer.
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Understanding Foley
Some rights reserved by Vancouver Film School Foley is the reproduction of everyday sound effects that are added to film, video, and other media in post-production to enhance audio quality. These reproduced sounds can be anything from the swishing of clothing and footsteps to squeaky doors and breaking glass. The best Foley art is so […]
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James Horner
Some rights reserved by StarCards James Roy Horner (August 14, 1953 – June 22, 2015) was an American composer, conductor and orchestrator of film scores. He was known for the integration of choral and electronic elements in many of his film scores, and for his frequent use of motifs associated with Celtic music.
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Jaco Pastorius
Some rights reserved by Joan Sorolla Early life Pastorius was born December 1, 1951, in Norristown, Pennsylvania, to Jack Pastorius (big band singer and drummer) and Stephanie Katherine Haapala Pastorius; and was the first of their three children. Jaco’s grandmother was a Finn, named Kaisa Eriika Isojärvi. Jaco Pastorius was of Finnish, Sami,[4] German, Swedish […]
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7 Mistakes To Avoid When Mastering
Some rights reserved by Iñaki de Bilbao   Mastering was once the exclusive realm of specialists in lab coats laboring behind locked doors over mysterious and expensive equipment. Cut to the present, and now anyone and everyone with a DAW can do it—but it’s still a more specialized practice than many recording and mixing activities, […]
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Understanding Granular Synthesis
Some rights reserved by George P. Macklin Granular synthesis is a basic sound synthesis method that operates on the microsound time scale. It is based on the same principle as sampling. However, the samples are not played back conventionally, but are instead split into small pieces of around 1 to 50 ms. These small pieces […]