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Designing a custom sound system with Live Sound student Jake Garland

By Chris Mackin April 15, 2021

First year BA (Hons) Live Sound student Jake Garland demystifies the world of sound systems and..

Am I too old for university?

By Chris Mackin April 12, 2021

Four mature students within the dBs Community share their experiences of returning to education..

'When I Killed the Cat' - Crafting the sound world for a short film

By Chris Mackin April 9, 2021

We join director Mansour Forouzesh and members of the dBs Community to talk about upcoming short..

The Sounds of dBs: March 2021

By Chris Mackin March 31, 2021

Each month we collate the diverse creative output of our community in our Sounds of dBs playlist..

A shared experience: How Mac Lloyd is using music to heal trauma

By Chris Mackin March 26, 2021

With the recent release of his new ‘Melancholic Soul Club’ EP, we joined Top Up graduate Rob..

Meet the student charting the survival of musicians during Covid-19

By Mike Steventon March 20, 2021

Since COVID-19 forced pubs, venues and clubs to close their doors, gigs and live shows have..

Always evolving: Exploring interactive audio with Giorgio Cortiana

By Chris Mackin March 18, 2021

For game audio alumnus Giorgio Cortiana, the rapidly changing landscape of interactive audio is..

2D compositions to 3D sound sculptures: Emily Magpie's journey into music production

By Billie Croucher March 17, 2021

We sat down with DJ and Electronic Music student Emily Magpie to discuss her artistic evolution..

Two dBs tutors just supercharged macro variations in Live 11

By Mike Steventon March 13, 2021

Whenever a new or updated piece of technology hits the ground, it's human nature to want to push..

“A common language”: How music empowers students with learning differences at dBs

By Billie Croucher March 11, 2021

dBs students and staff share their stories of overcoming learning differences through music.

Meet the student helping people with IBD find a voice through music

By Mike Steventon March 6, 2021

"Music has always helped me through my ups and downs - whether it's IBD, my mental health or..

The Sounds of dBs: February 2021

By Chris Mackin March 1, 2021

Each month we collate the diverse creative output of our community in our Sounds of dBs playlist..