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'It sets you up for everything' - Why more producers are specialising in sound design

By Chris Mackin August 19, 2021

We join three audio specialists to learn why sound design became the bedrock of their creativity..

The Unquiet Earth: Everything you need to know about world listening day

By Mike Steventon July 18, 2021

The World Listening Project is devoted to fostering understanding of the world and its natural..

What is interactive audio? Discovering the final frontier in sound

By Mike Steventon April 27, 2021

The world of music and audio is so saturated that it’s natural to question if there’s any..

Turning music into science: Why the audio industry needs more BSc grads

By Billie Croucher March 25, 2021

As we prepare for the start of our first BSc course this September, we’re exploring the..

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..

How to make unique sounds – tips from the dBs community

By Billie Croucher November 26, 2020

One of the biggest misconceptions about music-making technology is that it results in everything..

5 reasons to consider a degree in sound design and audio programming

By Billie Croucher October 8, 2020

Sound designers that are able to create, manipulate and implement audio are in high demand..

Creating a 3D game to ease lockdown stress – Alden Beckett

By Billie Croucher July 22, 2020

For dBs Music graduate Alden Beckett, the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic didn’t come without..

dBs Pro and students create soundscape for star-studded Coleridge reading

By Billie Croucher June 26, 2020

A team of dBs Music students, working as part of dBs Pro, have collaborated on a major..

10 tips for field recording during lockdown

By Billie Croucher June 12, 2020

As lockdown continues to change the way we live our lives, we asked dBs alumni, Natalia..

Ben Chilton talks Idea Generation, Sound Design & Performing Live

By Mike Steventon January 6, 2020

As part of our ongoing guest lecture series we welcomed modular synth expert Ben Chilton from..

5 Creative Tips To Level Up Your Sound Design

By Mike Steventon July 16, 2019

While school's out for the summer our dBs Music tutors continue getting creative. We caught up..