Sound News: Warblr: The birdsong recognition app

November 18th, 2014

Warblr is an audio recognition mobile app that identifies bird songs and calls. We’ve been helping these guys with the app and would love if you can do the same. Their project is a great way of using tech to connect people with nature and gather data to aid conservation. You can support Warblr’s Kickstarter campaign here.

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Sound News: In Pursuit of Silence Kickstarter success

November 8th, 2014

Delighted that In Pursuit of Silence have reached their Kickstarter goal in order to finish the film. Congratulations guys!

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Sound News: In Pursuit of Silence Kickstarter campaign

October 22nd, 2014

In Pursuit of Silence is a meditative film about our relationship with sound and the impact of noise, and Transcendental Media have launched a Kickstarter campaign to finish the film. Support their campaign and get lifelong to access to one of Julian’s Udemy courses here.

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Sound News: Lack of privacy in offices is at “crisis proportions”

October 9th, 2014

Lack of privacy in offices is at “crisis proportions”, with 85% of people being dissatisfied with their working environment and unable to concentrate, a new survey has revealed. Read the full article here.

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Sound News: MoMA: Share your silence

October 9th, 2014

Share your silence: To celebrate John Cage’s 4’33″, MoMA The Museum of Modern Art are asking fans to submit their own recordings of silence, which have been uploaded onto this interactive map.

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The Sound Agency News: O, The Oprah Winfrey magazine

October 9th, 2014

We’re big advocates of conscious listening at The Sound Agency! O, The Oprah Winfrey Magazine, recently featured this great snippet about listening from our chairman.

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Sound News: Arbetarskydd

September 16th, 2014

Thanks to Arbetarskydd for their piece about office sound and productivity. 

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Sound News: Can ambient noise make us work harder?

September 8th, 2014

Can ambient noise make us work harder? The Guardian asked for Julian’s opinion on the topic.  “Can sound really enhance office workers’ productivity? The Times thinks it can. The newspaper has installed the sound of old-fashioned typewriters in its newsroom, with the sound building to a crescendo at press deadline. Sound powerfully affects us in four ways, even though we’re generally not conscious of them. Physiologically, sound alters all our rhythms, including heart rate, breathing, hormone secretions and even brainwaves. Psychologically, sound changes our moods and emotions.

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Sound News: The Times’ newsroom trialling typewriter sounds

August 27th, 2014

Following the news that The Times is trialling the sound of typewriters through its newsroom in order to “increase energy levels and help reporters to hit deadlines”, Julian will be speaking to BBC World News at 16:30 BST today about sound and productivity in the workplace. You can find out more about the Times’ initiative here.

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The Sound Agency News: Audeze

August 20th, 2014

Julian spent a fantastic afternoon talking sound with Audeze CEO Alex Rosson at #metropolis. Kindred spirits!

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