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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Amazon Oshogatsu Behind The Scenes

Apr 8, 2021

‘Oshogatsu’ is a three-day national holiday in Japan celebrating the start of the New Year. It is a time for family, festivity and anticipation of the year ahead. These are the emotions that we sought

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Syn Most Contagious APAC

Mar 16, 2021

A lot can happen in 1.8 seconds. A bumble bee can beat its wings over 300 times, a woodpecker’s head can make over 30 repetitions, and you can evoke a full spectrum of human emotions using music

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The Making Of CNN's 2021 Might Not Suck

Feb 10, 2021

‘2021 Might Not Suck’ is a sentiment that we can all relate to. As we leave 2020 behind us and the well wishes of ‘Happy New Year!’ begin to ease from our inbox, we can all be hopeful that we are

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