Sound Design in Neil Young’s Love and War

To help flesh out the idea that sound design is a dimension that can be examined in any enterprise that is structuring sound (whether consciously or not), I thought I would post this lovely song by Neil Young. The most obvious elements in the sound design in this case are fairly small in number: the […]

Towards a Definition of Sound Design

We know that ‘sound design’ has a quite circumscribed meaning within the realm of film, television, and theatre. But I would like to explore a broader application of the term. In doing so, I’ll begin with the caveat that I am by no means attempting to find an ultimate, universally applicable definition. One way to […]