award winning music and sounds

July 14, 2017

This August, Dren will be speaking at Casual Connect giving a talk titles "Immersive Audio is Possible on an Indie Budget" 

If you are in Seattle for the conference, please stop by to say hello. 

June 21, 2017

Electronic Musician recently featured Dren in a story titled "Of Mutants, Tacos and Mariachi" about the recording/composing process for Gunman Taco Truck.

The feature discusses the creative process in finding the right tone for a game score, using mic techniques and ins...

February 11, 2017

The 15th Annual Game Audio Network Guild Awards take place again this March during the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. A game for which nerdtracks was responsible for all audio and implementation, Gordon Ramsay Dash, was nominated for 3 awards this year: B...

February 2, 2017

The Gunman Taco Truck Original Game Soundtrack is now available! Romero Games has just released Gunman Taco Truck on Steam (PC, Mac) + iOS, and now it’s time for “Pollo Diablo” “Giantesca Jefe de Hormigas” and the rest of the sizzling soundtrack to drop! As we ramble a...

January 20, 2017

I'll be speaking again at GDC this year, moderating another 'audio microtalk' panel titled "Rising Tides: Stories in Mentorship and Community". The microtalk consists of 10 speakers, each presenting for exactly 5 minutes and 20 seconds, each has 20 slides that auto adv...

December 12, 2016

This month all of the Apple Stores are featuring Gathering Sky on every iPad and every iPhone in each store! It's a special build of the first level in the game, and it's quite an honor to see our little game featured in such a big way with access to so many people. Mo...

July 22, 2016

Along with the release of Gordon Ramsay Dash came a few articles/interviews with me about the audio work on this title.

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music featured an interview with me in the "Newsroom" section of their site, and you have a look at that here.

And th...

July 6, 2016

Last week, Gordon Ramsay Dash (Glu Mobile) launched worldwide on iOS/Android and within 24 hours entered the Top Ten Free Apps Chart! It features the talents and voice of world famous chef/celebrity/restaurateur, Gordon Ramsay. I handled and created all of the audio fo...

March 24, 2016

At the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, the Game Audio Network Guild held their 14th annual awards show, recognizing excellence in game audio. The indie game, Gathering Sky, that I created the music, sound design, implemented and mixed was up for several aw...

March 14, 2016

I was lucky enough to be asked to make an appearance on Emily Reese's show, Level with Emily. She puts a fantastic show together, and if you haven't had a listen, she finds great folks to interview, featuring game composers and musicians. It's like "This American Life"...

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Nerdtracks began in 2009 and has now contributed interactive audio to more than 60 shipped game titles, apps, experiences and hardware...


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