Tag: sci-fi

  • Listen Up! 5 Films That Put Sound in the Spotlight

    Listen Up! 5 Films That Put Sound in the Spotlight

    Sound is often as much a part of the cinema experience as music, but doesn’t always get to be part of the “plot”—here are 5 films about sound.

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  • How to Make ‘Pew! Pew!’ Laser Sounds with a Synth

    How to Make ‘Pew! Pew!’ Laser Sounds with a Synth

    Learning to play music should be more of just that — playing! Why not make everything fun? With that in mind, here’s a new miniseries exploring how to make your synthesizer of choice do whatever you want: from burping and farting to shooting out lasers (sonically, of course)! Why? Because laser sounds are actually pretty ubiquitous in music today.…

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  • Sounds of the Future: A Historical Primer on Synths in Sci-Fi Movies

    Sounds of the Future: A Historical Primer on Synths in Sci-Fi Movies

    We live in the most exciting time one could possibly hope to be alive. Every day, new aspects of our earthly existence are being discovered, advanced, and technologically exploited to further improve our experience of reality on this planet and in this universe we humbly occupy. Yet, despite these fascinating daily occurrences, we still love…

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Elijah Fox at the piano