Category Archives: Design Techniques

techniques for creating interesting sounds

026 – A Bunch Of Cool Stuff

In this episode we talk about changes going on with the podcast & we interview Karen Collins on her Kickstarter for a Doc on Game Audio history. Then we test various mic techniques for recording car bys & Rene puts Melted Sounds’ Whoosh thru its paces.

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Our New Website

Tonebenders Soundcloud Page

Tonebenders on Stitcher

Kickstarter for Karen Collins’ Doc on Game Audio

Karen’s Website

Karen’s Book

Original Episode on Vehicle Recording that sparked car pass tests

Melted Sounds’ Whoosh

WaveWarper from SoundMorph

014 – Martin Pinsonnault discussed Dallas Buyer’s Club

The guest for this episode is Martin Pinsonnault, the sound designer on the new film, “Dallas Buyer’s Club”. We talk about the film’s unique post production work flow, location recording to capture authentic Texan ambiences, Martin’s career and SFX libraries.

Show Links:

Martin Pinsonnault
Schoeps Double MS tool
A Sound Effect
The Recordist Fire HD
The Recordist Bullets HD
The Recordist Ultimate Foliage HD
Hiss and a Roar Seal Vocals
Tim Muirhead’s Cat Recordings
Chuck Russom’s Dog Library
BOOM Library Wildcats
ProSoundEffects Hybrid Library