Syn Songs Vocaloid

Apr 1, 2022

Mew, Merli, Cyber Diva, Megpoid and Galaco - what does this ensemble of intergalactic names all have in common? Well, they are all Vocaloid products; a singing voice synthesiser product mimicking

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Sayo Film

Feb 4, 2022

‘Sayo’, directed by Jeremy Rubier, is a film about a journey. Nagisa (played by Nagisa Chauveau) lost her twin-sister two years ago, and after months of prayer at a local temple, a chance encounter

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Made In Japan Vinyl Album

Nov 26, 2021

Whilst it’s no surprise that the last 18-months have been tough for many parts of the music industry - the ‘live entertainment’ sector perhaps being the most obvious - it hasn’t been all gloom and

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Spatial Audio

Oct 22, 2021

When Thomas Edison invented the first machine capable of recording and reproducing sound in 1877, he changed the face (or rather ‘ears’) of modern music and sound forever. His remarkably simple

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Tatcha 5 Senses Indigo

Oct 2, 2021

The Indigo Plant (or ‘Indigofera Tinctoria’) has been valued by civilisations for hundreds, if not thousands of years. From the Ancient Greeks, to the Impressionist Painters, the leaves of this

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WOWOW Sonic Branding

Aug 11, 2021

Sonic Identities, Mnemonics, Jingles, Stings, Sizzles, Corporate Identities - ‘Sonic Branding’ has been called many names. For the purposes of this piece, let’s refer to it as ‘A Sonic Identity’,

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How To Hire A Music Agency

Jun 10, 2021

We sometimes hear music and sound described as something of an afterthought - the last checkbox in a long list of ‘to-dos’ in a project’s production schedule. And, whilst I hope we can all agree that

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Nick Wood's Desk

May 13, 2021

We often focus on ‘how’ or ‘why’ the creative process takes place, trying to understand the thought process of creativity at a conceptual level, but rarely do we look at ‘where’ these magical

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