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June 1, 2013
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It’s all about /DRIVE – JF Musial!

If you’ve never been to youtube.com/DRIVE before, you’re definitely missing out. /DRIVE is a sort of hub of automotive media, with many offshoot segments covering every aspect of cars you can think of. Between Chris Harris’s car reviews, Leo Parente’s … Continue reading

June 28, 2012
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Richard Simpson, London Hopeful

I’ve been in contact with Richard Simpson for almost a month now. We are in similar boats, both fascinated with car sounds and both trying to learn more about producing sounds for games. Richard has been doing his own recording … Continue reading

May 14, 2012
by dcnichol
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Kickstarter update and things in the future!

It’s been a busy car show season here, and my apologies for having not written since the sound study published. There are things brewing though! First, an update on the Dyno Sessions Kickstarter Project. It’s sitting at $400 to go … Continue reading

April 26, 2012
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The Dyno Sessions: A Kickstarter Project

I’m very exited to share with you the launch of my kickstarter project! If funding goes well I’ll be able to take my 190E onto a dyno session and record a full bank of loaded-engine sounds. I’ve been wanting to … Continue reading

January 25, 2012
by dcnichol
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Cool things I’ve found on Twitter

Twitter has been a great resource for finding some fun things on the interwebs. Usually I’ll pull up the twitter app on my ipod touch when there’s 10 minutes to kill, read through what’s new, and “Favorite” anything I find … Continue reading

August 22, 2011
by dcnichol
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New FMod tutorial discusses Car Recording

For those not familiar with FMod, FMod is a design suite that allows a sound designer to plug in audio samples and adjust variables, which then outputs code that can be delivered to your programming team for implementation in your … Continue reading