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A Sound Effect Contest

The website asoundeffect.com posted a little contest to design the sound for this short video. The challenge: you must create the sound using only synthesizers, processed however you like.

I got down and dirty with some good old experimentation…

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Caverns of Sound 

My sound installation "Caverns of Sound" is up and running in the arts commons! You'll be able to check it out until the end of June.

Here's a excerpt of it to wet your appetite. Come check it out…

+15 Soundscape

     Exciting news! My multi-channel soundscape "Caverns of Sound" has been selected for exhibition in the Arts Commons +15. Prepare to enter an otherworldly cavern as you pass through the +15 in-between arts commons and the Glenbow Museum from May 1st…
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Taylar & Charles

This is an overdue post. I had the pleasure of recording with Taylar and Charles at Hazey Wave studios back in the spring. I was absolutely amazed with the raw, emotionally charged performance they laid down. This one gives me…
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Noonright

I am exceedingly excited to announce that Noonright, a short animation which I had the pleasure of scoring and sound designing, has won the Telus Story Hive Digital Short competition! The project will now move on to another phase of…

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Cypress Hills Cattle Drive 

Digging back into the archives again, this field recording comes from the Cypress hills in Saskatchewan. A few summers back I was camping there, and was roused one morning by the strangest bestial moans. What sounded like a distant herd…

Jungle Composition 

A semi improvised musical composition recorded on my trusty Zoom H4n in the Jungle village El Panchan outside of Palenque Mexico. Featuring the amazing Travis Gaetz and Irene De France on vocals, and myself on guitar, otherwise known as the…

The Island of the Birds 

So I thought it would be fun to use this blog in part to post some of the interesting field recordings I've collected over the years. To start it off, this is a recording from Bacalar in southern Mexico. Bacalar…

Recording with The Left Behinds

So I just spent two weeks laying down tracks for The Left Behinds upcoming (as of yet untitled) sophomore album. Oh man, what an experience! The Left Behinds are an incredible indie rock/folk band who formed while the members were…