award winning music and sounds

February 17, 2016

The 14th annual Game Audio Network Guild Awards take place this March 17th 2016, in San Francisco during the Game Developers Conference. This year, our little, no budget, independent game, Gathering Sky, was nominated for 5 G.A.N.G. Awards (6 including the nomination f...

January 25, 2016


Last week the teaser video for upcoming indie game, from Randy O'Connor, Fire Child, was posted. Without saying much about it, it's certainly an unusual game with a rich and unique art style. We're hoping to finish in the next few months. 


January 3, 2016

The Hub (Musician's Friend site thingy) posted a 2 part article about folks who write music for games, "Video Game Composers: Meet the Real Rockstars". I was lucky to have been featured in the first part of the article and be included with the rest of these fantastic m...

November 25, 2015

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is upon us once again thie March 14-18. I'll be moderating the first MicroTalk in the history of the Audio Track with a session titled "Outside the Studio Walls: A MicroTalk Exploration of Non-Audio Ideas and Experiences" (check it...

November 25, 2015


Nextbit recently introduce the Robin phone to the world, raising over a million dollars in their kickstarter campaign. The phone is due to ship this February of 2016, and I had the opportunity to create all of the audio branding for the phone, which includes all of th...

November 3, 2015


I'm so happy that the game and soundtrack are now available! The game is free to play and download on iOS (coming soon to other platforms), and the soundtrack is available on BandCamp. And the soundtrack is also out on iTunes, and Amazon and Google Play


It features...

November 3, 2015


John Zientek, from Gear Patrol interviewed me for an article that explored game music and how it's different from writing music for other media. Head on over to read the entire article!

October 1, 2015


The Game Audio Network Guild (AudioGANG) posted an interview with me this month for their October newsletter. I mostly talk about Gathering Sky, Gunman Taco Truck and using audio middleware a bit. Here's the link right here!

August 28, 2015


Not only did I score Gathering Sky (which you can pick up here), but I also sound designed and implemented all of the audio for this title. I also mixed the score and edited the cues. I put a lot of love into this so it makes me happy to see all of the positive review...

June 18, 2015


GLU Mobile/Playfirst recently released Cooking Dash 2016 and it's getting some plenty fine reviews and living up at the top of the charts of both the Apple and Google Play stores. Yahoo named it one of it's 10 best games of June, and both Apple and Google Play...

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