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The Ultimate Guide to Trailer Hits & Impacts

The Ultimate Guide to Trailer Hits & Impacts

We have created for you the most detailed explanation and breakdown of all the trailer hits you need to be using in your trailer music.

BRAAAMS – How To Use The Sound That Everyone Knows

BRAAAMS – How To Use The Sound That Everyone Knows

If you have any interest in trailer music you know what braaams are but do you know where they came from and all the ways you can use them?

9 Ways To Create Drones That Make Your Music More Awesome

9 Ways To Create Drones That Make Your Music More Awesome

Drones in music can be one of the easiest and quickest ways to convey emotion, and the best part is they are also super easy to make!

Christian Henson on the origins of Spitfire Audio, dealing with anxiety & the secret to his productivity

Christian Henson on the origins of Spitfire Audio, dealing with anxiety & the secret to his productivity

Christian Henson on the origins of Spitfire Audio, dealing with anxiety and narcissists & the secret to his productivity

The string family explained in 7 easy points

The string family explained in 7 easy points

In this post I explain all about the string family and the instruments contained so that you can improve your string orchestrations.

Recording an Orchestra at Abbey Road – Lessons learnt

Recording an Orchestra at Abbey Road – Lessons learnt

In this post I wanted to share what I learnt from recording an orchestra at Abbey Road studios. It was a string and brass section.

The importance of a Positive Mental Attitude with Kati Falk-Flores

The importance of a Positive Mental Attitude with Kati Falk-Flores

I talk to the award winning trailer music composer Kati Falk-Flores. Kati shares how she went from studying the French Horn to learning the art of trailer music.

A Very British Scandal Trailer Music Walkthrough | Sanctuary by Richard Schrieber

A Very British Scandal Trailer Music Walkthrough | Sanctuary by Richard Schrieber

In today’s episode I walk you through the Trailer Music I produced that was used in A Very British Scandal.

How to start your trailer music career, avoiding burnout, and landing placements with Sigurd Jøhnk-Jensen

How to start your trailer music career, avoiding burnout, and landing placements with Sigurd Jøhnk-Jensen

In today’s episode I talk to trailer music and video game composer Sigurd Jøhnk-Jensen. Who has such a great grasp of work-life balance #inspired

Archive 81 Trailer Music Walkthrough

Archive 81 Trailer Music Walkthrough

In this episode I show you how I composed the track ‘Monument’ that was featured in the trailer for the Netflix show, Archive 81.

How To Re-Ignite Your Spark

How To Re-Ignite Your Spark

In this episode I talk about feeling like I had lost my passion for writing music and how I re-ignited my spark.

Britney vs Spears Trailer Music Walkthrough

Britney vs Spears Trailer Music Walkthrough

In today’s episode I take you behind the scenes of a track of mine that was used in the trailer for Netflix’s special, Britney vs Spears.

Selling millions of dollars of CDs & learning in a fun and Genki way with Richard Graham

Selling millions of dollars of CDs & learning in a fun and Genki way with Richard Graham

Richard talks with Richard Graham, the lead educational consultant with Genki English and a leading authority on teaching in a “genki” way

Why Bother Using “Trailerised” Impacts and Hits?

Why Bother Using “Trailerised” Impacts and Hits?

In this episode of the podcast I talk about why it’s important to use big trailer hits in your trailer music.

“Pigeon-hole my music” – find your niche more like it

“Pigeon-hole my music” – find your niche more like it

In this episode of the podcast I talk about “Pigeon-holing” your music.

Writing the music for The Witcher: Season 2 teaser trailer, with Emma Middleton and Kieran Scragg

Writing the music for The Witcher: Season 2 teaser trailer, with Emma Middleton and Kieran Scragg

In this episode of the Trailer Music Composer’s Podcast I am joined by not one, but two very special guests. The supervisor/composer duo Emma Middleton (@rubatomusic_uk) and Kieran Scragg (@fortnowhere).

The Role of A Freelance Music Supervisor with Emma Middleton

The Role of A Freelance Music Supervisor with Emma Middleton

In this episode of the Trailer Music Composer’s Podcast I got to chat with the freelance music supervisor, Emma Middleton (@rubatomusic_uk).

The Trailer Music Composer’s Podcast is back

The Trailer Music Composer’s Podcast is back

Happy New Year Everyone - 2022 is here and what a way to kick it off (albeit it a little late) than to re-launch the Trailer Music Composer’s Podcast!?

Piano Cue Part Two

Piano Cue Part Two

Piano Cue PART ONE: Sketching

Piano Cue PART ONE: Sketching

Basic Template

Basic Template

Steam Punk by Fallout Music Group

Steam Punk by Fallout Music Group

How to Write Horror Music Without Pooping Yourself – Part 2

How to Write Horror Music Without Pooping Yourself – Part 2

In this post we show you how to continue our series on how to write horror music. This time we show you how to develop your intro further.

What is ‘Imposter Syndrome’ and how can you deal with it?

What is ‘Imposter Syndrome’ and how can you deal with it?

What is imposter syndrome, are you suffering from it and how do you deal with it? These are the questions I answer in this post.