New Sound Design: Glide 4 from Sticky FX

Our pals at Sticky FX in The Netherlands have a new product to check out.  GLIDE 4 – AC and HOT AC sound design work-parts. Visit their site to learn more: https://www.stickyfx.com/en/products/glide-4.html

New Sound Design: IMPACTIPUS!

Adam Venton is BACK in a big way. His Little Monster Media imprint has released a BIG, MASSIVE, CRUSHING, EXPLOSIVE, BLISTERING…and yet… tight, subtle, tuned, light, EXTREMELY useful collection of IMPACTS.  You may call them HITS, SLAMS or something else but if you produce Radio Imaging you probably use them often. IMPACTIPUS – Go get…

New Sound Design: Morning Freqz

>>>>>>>>>>>>>UPDATE>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Joe has checked back in and he just got a couple very NICE reco’s from a pair of top-shelf producers.  ONE has been on my podcast.  The other will NOT be on my podcast (Dan – I’m looking at you.) BUT he was instrumental in me getting hired in Dallas…so I have to always…

New Sound Design: Cool Toolz

The guys at StickyFX are always cranking out new product.  Today we check out COOL TOOLZ.  It has 150 different fx from various expected categories and they have priced this one pretty affordably @ 99 Euro.  The demo sounds cool (duh) and I’m getting a bit of that high frequency, sizzle, airy feel – I’d…

SoundFxWizard: 50 for 10(ish)

Giorgio Riolo checks in with a special deal for Radio Imaging Producers… RADIO IMAGING SELECTION is a collection of 50 stereo 24-bit 44.1Khz radio ready imaging elements for CHR and HOT AC radio Jingles, StationID, Liners and Dj Drops. All sounds are royalty free and ready to be included in your radio productions. Price is 9.99…

New Sound Design: Dark Arts FX 2

My old pal Dan Mumford has released another gem available to have NOW – Dark Arts FX2.  I suggest you check out the demo below instead of reading my words.  In fact I’ll write very little except (go get it and) I love the Tonal Sounds Dan has created.  They are incredibly useful and as…

New Sound Design: Two HUGE and One FREE

I LOVE my new Sound Design products. The quality in product that comes out in buy-out form keeps elevating.  I had a few packages come across my screens in the last couple days.  As I promised to the world, if you release it, I’ll post about it!  Here are THREE products to show you –…

NEW FX: Cool Cutz Level 5

Our friends at Sticky FX are back with some new noises!  COOL CUTZ Level 5 is one of the “Refresher” type buyouts.  Its not HUGE but its also not expensive. 75 cuts for 49 euro. They always turn out nice quality audio so give it a spin. BTW – they have a some free stuff…

New FX Package: Splat!Freqz

125 TRACKS OF NEW SOUND DESIGN FREQNESS I’m a sucker for new Sound Design FX products.  Especially good ones (duh) and that’s what we have here. SPLAT!FREQZ.  Now, I don’t want to take undue credit for anything but SPLAT!FREQZ is pretty much all because of me.  I mean I didnt produce anything nor was I…

New FX Package: Glide 3

While I’m busy prepping my next Podcast (Roger Rose!!) — or trying to find the time to edit it — This just hit my inbox. GLIDE 3 from Sticky FX.  I won’t waste your time yapping about it – I will let them do that in the form of a Press Release.  I did embed…

WIN Some Sounds: CLAY FX

UPDATE – WINNERS! – Congrats to the THREE lucky winners of CLAY FX! Ryan McClean ‏@RyanOnYourRadio Christian Thon ‏@christianthon J.J. Stone ‏@jjstone_FM —————————————————————— Mark Chadwick is one of those creatives that likes to keep his hands in all kinds of audio.  He’s a well known VO talent in the UK, Music Producer and Sound Designer.…

New Sound Design Package: Bubblefuzz

Not too often do I write up a post about a new AC Radio SFX product.  They exist but are often over shadowed by the big CHR or  more aggressive content.  Adam Venton via his Little Monster Media brand has released BUBBLEFUZZ. I am happy to write up a post on these packages as they…

COLLEGIATE FX is OUT NOW

Just got word that Tom Baker, that college puke (I mentioned HERE) who thinks he’s a professional Sound Designer, has officially released his first SFX package.  On the first day of school too! All joking aside I asked him for more info, a link…and if he was going to offer a discount at release…he obliged.…

New(ish) Blog/Sound: Little Monster Media

My (internet) friend, who I am sure I will actually meet IRL someday, Adam Venton has elevated his efforts with his Production business, blog, sound design etc over at littlemonstermedia.co.uk/ Looks like he’s going to put a sizable effort into everything but really what got my attention…he mentioned ME.  Never hurts 😉 But seriously I’ve known Adam a long…

NEW FX PRODUCT: Collegiate FX

Tom Baker checks in with a cool new sound design product. COLLEGIATE FX.  For now…he is just TEASING us with the Freshman 15. http://tombakerradio.com/fx-sign-up/ Go there, sign up, get free noises. From Tom: The Freshman 15 is a free sampler pack of 15 Imaging FX that will be featured in the first Collegiate FX pack…

Echo Collective: Lockdown

I’ve mentioned the audio experts at Dallas Audio Post before and by extension, their Echo Collective brand – they record highly technical, high quality audio including custom sound kits and instruments for design, film, trailer, and RADIO.  Some of their releases are way too detailed for radio or at least too detailed for daily use.  SOME are…

Episode 91: Jeff Schmidt – Alien Imaging

Wow.  I use that expensive three-letter-public-college-degree-having word to start this post because Jeff DELIVERED.  First, Jeff Schmidt is a San Francisco based Imaging Producer and musician working at the station level, the national level, the service level and he is a highly skilled sound designer for radio, video, web AND Video Games. He is Alien-Imaging…

Big Fish Goes Boom

I promise I will post about things that are not new Imaging FX packages or services soon.  But this is what is on my radar and I also like to help out friends when I can.  Ian at Big Fish Worldwide released Big Fish Workparts 7 a short while back.  It is currently selling at…

New Imaging Service: The Radio Imaging Library

I think I am ready to get rolling with digital content in 2015! And it’s only…the…20th??  I’m terrible.  I’ll start easy with some audio goodness to hear and a new service to check out.  The Radio Imaging Library.  I haven’t yet had time to actually use this or even hear much more than the demo,…

UPDATE: Noise Fusion – ID_2

I got an email from Ben who was happy I was happy with his product but has alerted me to a price reduction on ID_2 Essentials Extra.  SO…if you haven’t checked it out yet or did but weren’t ready to drop the cash I’m told you save “£50 – that’s around $80.”  Again, I love…

Alien Imaging: GOT VOICE? Get Ultra 2 Free!

My old pal Jeff Schmidt is at it again with a really creative way to launch a new product.  I’ve used his stuff and promoted it, because I love it, for a really long time.  If you happen to be in the radio world and also a voice actor then you might want to read on…

FREE SOUNDS: 99 Sounds Rain and Thunder

Super quick post to pass on some great free sounds.  The “Bedroom Bloggers” at 99Sounds.org have posted what appears to be the first “release” for the absurd price of NOTHING.  I grabbed them cuz I grab any and every batch of freeness and it is quality stuff! http://99sounds.org/ They have a blog/tutorials you should bookmark…

New Sound Design: SILENTSCAPES

Our pal Georgio Riolo, featured before, has a new library that could really come in handy as an add-on to your production.  SilentScapes is the name.  They are very clean backgrounds and ambiences, indoor and outdoor, that will help with layering and organic widening.  Visit this site or read below for more.  I think its…

ID.2: Drool Doth Fall From Mouth

The fine folks at noise fusion are ready to launch ID.2. They have a new video promoting this fact. I LOVE ID.1. It was so different and it REALLY cut through everything else, especially when it came out.

Kamen Atanasov: Sound to Picture

Today I feature a super-talented sound designer in Bulgaria named Kamen Atanasov whom I came across a few months back when I was looking to branch out on some FX for a variety of projects.  He has many great credits but one in particular that stands out is his vast work on the great Sound…

Imaging Tools: Noise 6

I got to catch up with Toli Matulas recently. He’s Greek (and by the sound of him I wont let him near my woman 😉 He has launched Noise 6 from his company Omega Productions.  I knew Toli as he used to Image Mega in NYC (plus others) and I of course had heard of…

FREE Alien Imaging

Jeff Schmidt is the man behind Alien-Imaging, a bunch of FX I have had for a long time and still find myself using.

Wrong Planet: 50 Calibre FX

I LOVE new imaging sound design fx. I LOVE the content over at Wrong Planet. They just released a new FX pack called “50 Calibre FX.”

Episode 49 – P1 – Ian Sturgeon

Ian Sturgeon is the creative mind (and hands) behind Big Fish Worldwide. I have been using his products since the day I originally found them which was about 2007.

In the Studio: Rory O’Shea

I got to check in with a talented Imaging Producer and Sound Designer in Canada.  Vancouver to be specific, though he lived other places…as you will read.  Rory O’Shea is his name and I grilled him on EVERY damn thing about himself and what he does!  All outlined by him below.  I got some studio…