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Why the Belfast Sound team used a train to represent a violent mob

“Belfast” literally opens with a bang. Kenneth Branagh’s memoir film about his childhood in Northern Ireland begins with a brief modern-day prologue, then takes us into the world of 9-year-old Branagh-avatar Buddy (newcomer Jude Hill). The date is August 15, 1969, and Buddy is playing with his friends in the streets when an explosion violently […]

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The sound and intelligence of Sonos Roam’s speakers may be enough to justify the price

This is how it is. Compact Bluetooth or wireless speakers are mostly left unattended and ignored in a drawer or corner of a shelf most of the time, only to be removed when traveling. The reasons are simple. Most compact portable speakers are limited by their physical dimensions, with the laws of physics influencing sound. […]

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Remember Traxamillion, whose rhythms defined the Bay Area Sound

In Bay Area hip-hop, where San Francisco, Oakland, Richmond and Vallejo reign supreme, a producer from San José united the region and became the key architect of one of its most influential musical movements. : hyphy. The party-centric subgenre became the iconic Bay Area sound in the 2000s, and wouldn’t have been possible without Traxamillion’s […]

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Podcast: How Can Architects Better Understand Sound?

Sculptural acoustic baffles in innovative concrete shapes, techniques to attenuate, enhance or shape sound are integrated into the built environment. But, for some architects, acoustics are more of an afterthought, something considered after the design is finalized. It is a reality that Michael Ermann, licensed architect, expert in architectural acoustics and professor at Virginia Tech’s […]

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Case Study: Soundproof Partition Walls Highlighted at the Mercury Store

Facility Manager Cost savings / Best practices Quick reads RSS feeds January 5, 2022 – Contact the FacilitiesNet editorial team » The Mercury Store opened in June 2021, housing 13,000 square feet of space for artists. To separate the massive space into two soundproof performance zones, CO Adaptive Architecture specified two Hufcor movable partitions, each […]

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Atlantic Records signs joint venture deal with Detroit’s Assemble Sound

Atlantic Records has entered into an Artist Development Partnership and Joint Venture Agreement with Detroit-based music company Assemble Sound. Assemble will serve as an external partner, with its own team and facilities, to discover and develop the artists. Atlantic says he will start signing selected artists on a jointly run Assemble Sound / Atlantic label. […]

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2021 Live Sound Amplifier Market Size Analysis by Major Key Players

New Jersey, United States, – Market Research Intellect has been analyzing the Live Sound Amplifier technology and markets since 2018. Since then, through the research analysis of the companies, we have been very close to the latest market research and development. In addition, Market Research Intellect works closely with many clients to help them better […]

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Sounding the City: How Experimental Sound Studio Reaches New Audiences

Forties concerts: La Experimental presents Empalagosa (Chile), October 14, 2021 / Photo: Experimental Sound Studio The Experimental Sound Studio, which carries its acronym ESS, is an Edgewater-based non-profit organization dedicated to the exploration of sound through performances, installations, recordings and artist talks. As a primarily performance-based space, they quickly adapted to restrictions last year and […]