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The Art of the Composer: An exclusive Q&A with Film Composer Ezra Reich
Ezra Reich is a film composer and one half of the electronic duo ROOM8, known for their work on multiple shorts, the feature film Cuck, soundtrack available on Lakeshore Records and the upcoming documentary, Absolute Power, about a scandal involving the Nasdaq.
Published on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 11:05 AM
Composer Cormac Bluestone Provides the Upbeat Score for Fox's The Cool Kids
Award-winning composer and songwriter Cormac Bluestone currently scores Fox's The Cool Kids, executive produced by Charlie Day. Cormac frequently collaborates with Charlie and is best known as the composer for It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
Published on Friday, June 14, 2019 10:00 AM
Sound Designer & Composer Watson Wu Brings Baby Driver to Life
When the critically acclaimed action film Baby Driver hit the big screen, audiences got to experience a number of heart pounding, in-your-face motor vehicle sound effects courtesy of Sound Designer/Composer Watson Wu. In order to capture the pristine vehicle sounds, Wu, long regarded as one of the industry leaders in field recording, relied on his trusted equipment from DPA Microphones. He answered a few questions about working on the film and how he got the sounds just right.
Published on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 10:00 AM
Phil Bowman: Meeting the Challenge of Real Stories
Editor Phil Bowman has built a wealth of career experience in fiction and documentary that cover military missions, true-crime, and ghost stories that cross into sci-fi. On Avid Media Composer, he has cut the feature film Pickups starring Aidan Gillen (Game of Thrones) about the life of a jobbing actor, which premiered at the London Film Festival 2017, the Discovery show Gold Rush, which follows crews as they hunt for gold in the Yukon, and Obsession, a series telling the harrowing stories of victims of stalking.
Published on Monday, June 18, 2018 10:00 AM
Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation Editor Eddie Hamilton Makes the Cut
We recently spoke with world-renowned Film and TV Editor, Eddie Hamilton, who worked on making the cuts for Mission Impossible - Rogue Nation. He discusses using Avid Media Composer and facing his own impossible mission of working with a revised deadline, which was moved up five months. Eddie is also known for his work on Kingsman: The Secret Service, X-Men: First Class, Kick-Ass, Kick-Ass 2 and many more.
Published on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 3:24 PM
Hitting the Right Notes in "Long Shot"
How do you balance a burgeoning love story with laugh-until-your-stomach-aches comedy through music? We spoke to film composer Miles Hankins about his work on Long Shot, a new romantic comedy starring Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen. Hankins gives us an inside-look at composing a score that pulls your heartstrings while making you laugh out loud.
Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:00 AM
A Peek into User Opinions Regarding Video Editing Software with G2 Crowd
G2 Crowd, the world’s leading business software review platform, recently released a report around video editing software. After analyzing more than 200 user reviews of eight different video editing products (Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro X, iMovie, Avid Media Composer, DaVinci Resolve, Edius Pro, Sony Vegas Pro and HitFilm4Pro), trends emerged around what features need improvement, as well as features that are key positives in the video editing processes.
Published on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 11:13 AM
Ambience and Rhythm: “Liquid Planet” from Sony Creative Software
By N. Halpern“Liquid Planet” is an elegantly-designed loop library for producers and composers, emphasizing ambient textures and ethnic percussion loops. The library was developed by Robert Rich, a California-based composer known for his work in ambient and minimalist music. The library is available as a subset of Sony Creative Software’s “Scoring Pack” or as a standalone library.The library is well organized, with its materials divided into seven general folders: Clean Flutes, Drones & Abstract, Ethnic Percussion, Melodic Metal, Synthetic Pulses, and Twinkles. Where applicable, each file is labeled and meta-tagged with its respective original tempo and/or key. All audio is clean and high fidelity.
Published on Monday, June 24, 2013 5:02 PM
The Top 6 Reasons Why You Should Attend the 2015 Production Music Conference
Here are a few reasons you should attend PMC 2015! (Taking place September 9th in L.A.!)
Published on Friday, August 7, 2015 2:46 PM
Audio Network Presents NowNextFuture
Audio Network has introduced NowNextFuture, a brand new platform for showcasing their artists and composers’ debut releases. NowNextFuture celebrates incredible new music, with no genre limitations. Audio Network's Head of A&R, Jay Greenwood, gives a behind-the-scenes look into the creation and progression of this new platform.
Published on Sunday, March 5, 2017 1:16 PM
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