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Never Break Me

Sound design and audio recreation for dance music video. Ithaca Audio was asked to create the introduction music and sound design for hardstyle producer Brennan Heart’s latest track ‘Never Break Me’. No sound was recorded on location during the shoot so we were required to recreate all the audible elements in the scene. Here is the full video featuring Brennan …

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Our Love-Hate Relationship with Loud Music

The recent earplug campaign has once again reminded us all about the dangers of prolonged exposure to loud music (and loud noise for that matter). Loud music is everywhere; it can be found in bars and nightclubs, at sporting events, cinemas, theatres, music concerts and in cars and the headphones of many living out their day-to-day lives. It is apparent …

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Chemistry and Creativity

Writer’s block is a well-documented problem that has troubled creative professionals throughout history and music professionals are no exception (Clark, Irene). There are countless exercises and techniques which aim to help overcome this issue but even after these resources are exhausted, we still sometimes find that inspiration is short-lived, if present at all. Unfortunately, it is highly likely that writer’s …

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Walking in your mind

Live, Christmas themed 12 track mashup. A Vimeo Staff Pick. Following up from our Don’t hold back, just push things forward and Rolling in the beats mashups we have just published our new mix ‘Walking in your mind’. The mix has a very slight Christmas theme with the inclusion of Howard Blake’s ‘Walking in the air’ You can get a free mp3 of the …

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Rolling in the beats

Epic 24 video live performance mashup. As a follow up to our Don’t hold back, just push things forward mashup we have created this 24 video, live performance mashup. The mashup took around two months to create and countless hours searching through thousands of clips on YouTube. The mashup was performed on an AKAI APC40 connected to the excellent Ableton Live software. …