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A tonebenders episode

069 – 2017 Listener Mailbag


René and Timothy take a crack at answering questions sent in by listeners.  Topics range from how to tackle a short film if you are doing it all yourself, best ways to find freelance work outside of the big post audio centers, google alerts for field recording  and more.

Feel free to send questions for future mailbags to info at tonebenderspodcast dot com


René’s blog post about doing the Sound of the short film Cresendo from soup to nuts as a one person crew.

Tonebenders Breaking into the Industry article

Special thanks to Victor Zottman for helping us edit this episode.  You can check out his website here, and/or follow him on twitter


068 – Mark Mangini

In this episode Teresa and Timothy talk with Mark Mangini about some of the great films he has worked on (5th Element, Mad Max: Fury Road, BladeRunner 2049), and his thoughts on the sound departments role in the film making process.

Mark also has a new SFX library called The Odyssey Collection that you can get now.

Mark Mangini
Mark Mangini


Mark Mangini’s IMDB

Pro Sound Effects Home Page

Oliver Machin Episode of Tonebenders

Gordon Hempton Episode of Tonebenders

067 – Tom Fleischman in NYC


In this episode we sit down with legendary New York based re-recording mixer Tom Fleischman on his mixing stage at Soundtrack F/T in Manhattan. Teresa Morrow sits in as host and talks to Tom about his 40 year career mixing some of the greatest american films ever made including Serpico, Silence of The Lambs, Goodfellas, Hugo (for which he won an Oscar), Reds and any more. Tom is an engaging storyteller whose love for making movies inspires everyone he comes into contact with.

Tom's mixing stage at Soundtrack F/T
Tom’s mixing stage at Soundtrack F/T


Tom Fleischman’s IMDB

Soundtrack F/T (where Tom works)