The Sonic Society

Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Sound Effects Artists versus Foley Artists

| April 30, 2015

There’s been a lot of discussion back and forth from different quarters as to what you call various roles in the Audio Drama world. Some people prefer Audio Engineer, Recording Engineer, Sound Editor, Editor, or Sound Producer, Production Editor and the like to describe the work of Post Production of an audio drama. Similarly, I’ve […]

The Sound Effects Artists

| April 29, 2015

A long time ago in a galaxy quite near to this one, the Sound Effects artists painted pictures in the minds of the young and old alike by using a variety of machines, and ingenuity. Check out this fantastic production from the past that gives a glimpse in what was, and what could be today! […]

And Now a Sound Effect from Star Wars

| December 17, 2014

Remember Star Wars? It was quite the thing in the day (and if you believe the hype it will be again starting next year. George Lucas wasn’t just the King of visual effects, he also pioneered in a pile of really unique sound effects. Here’s an incredible look at how the breakdown of the Millennium […]

Loaded for Bear!

| September 6, 2014

What a fantastic project! Free Firearm sound effects! From the Free Firearm Sound Effects Library website: The firearm sound library was the brainchild of a team of college students with a mutual passion for the audio and ┬ávisual arts. In November, 2013 we launched a Kickstarter campaign to develop an extensive open source firearm sound […]