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Category Archives: Audio Production

Creating the sporting sound

Posted by Mike Cooke - Director of Production at PHMG on

  Despite being largely a visual spectacle, the importance of sound in sport cannot be underestimated. Whichever game you follow, the drama and suspense – the highs and the lows – are not simply created by what we see, but … Read more>>


The secret to audio intensity

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We only have to take one look – and listen – to a horror film to know that the scare lies in the sound, and yet another landmark box office release has proved this theory with a tension-packed soundtrack. But … Read more>>


A new sound and vision for BBC Proms

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 The world’s greatest classical music festival returned in July, and this year is set to be one of the biggest yet for the renowned event. After premiering both a brand new look and sound for 2017, we’re exploring how … Read more>>


The BBC Radiophonic Workshop

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Although you may not have heard of them, the BBC Radiophonic Workshop is responsible for some of television and radio’s most iconic sounds – with many defining a generation in a time that had heard nothing like them before. As … Read more>>


Inside the soundscape of the silver screen

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The creak of a floorboard under the pressure of a heavy work boot… the chink of a spoon as it’s placed into a china mug… the scratch of pen against paper as the contract is signed. Every time we watch … Read more>>


Celebrating the magicians behind the music

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More often than not, it’s the musical artists that are celebrated with awards, chart positions and platinum discs. While their work cannot be ignored, the producer behind a track has an equally great influence on its sound – and can … Read more>>


The sound standard

Posted by Mike Cooke - Director of Production at PHMG on

When considering your brand’s sound, you might think about the type of track that best represents you, or choosing a voiceover with the performance style to showcase your business in the right way. And while both of these aspects are … Read more>>


Paving the way for quality production music

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In film, TV, radio and even on-hold, we expect to hear background music. This is most commonly known as production music, and thanks to a transformation in the industry, the genre is now considered with the creativity and respect it … Read more>>


The Sound of the Oscars

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This week saw the biggest date in the cinema calendar – the Oscars. On Sunday evening, four different awards were handed out for excellence in sound, demonstrating just how valuable this element is to cinema as a whole. Following the … Read more>>


Learning to listen

Posted by Mike Cooke - Director of Production at PHMG on

Last week, Creative Review reported on a brand new app that’s bringing sound to the classroom as a way to inspire the imagination. With primary school children across the country coming to understand the profound effects of this medium, we … Read more>>


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