The latest episode of The Rough Cut podcast takes a look at The Psychology of Sound Design. Originally scheduled to be part of the 2020 SxSW Film Festival, which was cancelled because of the Coronavirus Pandemic, this panel discussion features three film sound design professionals:
This is the first time in 34 years that the March event will not take place.… Read More SXSW 2020 Cancelled Over Coronavirus Concerns
Organizers of Ableton Loop 2020 have announced that there are currently no plans to cancel the April event over concerns about the Coronavirus epidemic. … Read More Ableton Loop Going Ahead As Planned
The MIDI Association has announced that complete specifications for the MIDI 2.0 update are now available to the public.… Read More MIDI 2.0 Specs Now Available for Download
The annual Austin Stompbox Exhibit and Synth Expo (aka the Pedal and Synth Expo) returns this weekend, coinciding with the South by Southwest conference and music festival, and the capital city’s Music Week.… Read More Austin Pedal & Synth Expo March 15 -16
A new Suzanne Ciani documentary, A Life in Waves, will have its world premiere this spring at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival.… Read More New Suzanne Ciani Documentary, ‘A Life In Waves’, To Premiere At SXSW
Producer Francis Prève let us know about something special his label, Academik Records, has planned for SXSW 2014, being held March 7-16. Academik has a 12-hour event scheduled for Saturday, March 15, at Lanai Austin. “The twelve-hour event runs from 2pm to 2am,” says Prève. “Traditionally, we reach capacity by late afternoon.” “In addition to a fantastic artist… Read More Academik Records At SXSW Giving Away Two Recording Studio Packages
Miselu, a Silicon Valley music technology startup, introduced a new net-enabled keyboard synthesizer, the Neiro, at the SoundCloud open house at this year’s SXSW in Austin, Texas. The Miselu Neiro is a portable, net-enabled social music device. It offers a keyboard, a wide multi-touch display and a variety of musical apps and cloud services. Features: Android-based mobile… Read More Miselu Neiro Keyboard – The iPad Of Synths?