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Red Faux
I am an audio professional in the Video Game industry currently working as a Senior Sound Designer & Composer as well as the songwriter and keyboardist for the electopop band, Fluorescent Echo. Check us out here: http://www.fluorescentecho.com
Interests: synthesizers, sound design, electronic music, composition, song writing, blogging, music technology, music marketing, animation, independent film, British comedy...
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This is the fifth & last installment of my "Online Storage for Recording Projects" post. So far we've looked at "Amazon Cloud Drive", "SOS Online Backup" and "Dropbox". Today we look at one last solution: Carbonite Carbonite is similar to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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This is the fourth installment of my "Online Storage for Recording Projects" post. In our second post we looked at "Amazon Cloud Drive" and our third post looked at "SOS Online Backup", Today we'll be looking at: Dropbox Space: Dropbox... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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This is the third installment of my "Online Storage for Recording Projects" post. In our second post we looked at "Amazon Cloud Drive", Today we'll be looking at: SOS Online Backup SOS Online Backup works a bit differently than a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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This is the second installment of my "Online Storage for Recording Projects" post. Today we'll be looking at: Amazon Cloud Drive Space: You get 5GB free with your Amazon Account. Upgrades are available from 20GB up to 1TB, priced about... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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For the last 6 months my band, Fluorescent Echo, has been busy working on our new EP. We are in the final stages of mixing and are almost ready to hand our new songs off for mastering. All of the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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For those of you that appreciate retro synthpop you will love this. A friend of mine introduced me to this CD which for the time it was release was pretty forward thinking. Lots of great synth arpeggios and fun French... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
Alan Wilder did a re-mix for Depeche Mode's "In Chains" for the Remixes 2: 81-11 album that will be out June 6th. I've been a Depeche Mode fan for a long time and grow weary of all the re-mixes but... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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More than once I have posted about the Dirty Disco. This band who has created some great music that I will be diggin' for quite some time to come. Sadly this group broke up at the beginning of the month,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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Vince Clarke has put up another addition to his Analog Monologue series. This one is dedicated to the Syrinx. You can watch it HERE. - RED Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
I ran accross this video this morning and while I don't think this tutorial will get you "realistic" sounding hi-hats, it will help you get more interesting ones. I've used this trick alot to create interest in the highats. DJ... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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February Album Writing Month is in swing now, but its not to late to sign up and face the challenge at FAWM.org. Every year FAWM.org hosts a song writing challenge to write 14 songs in 28 days. They offer inspirational... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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Happy New Years, albeit a few days late :) Thanks to all my blog readers for a great year in 2010 and wishing everyone a creative and prosperous year for 2011! This new year should be a great one for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2011 at The RedFaux Transmission
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I was feeling a bit avante garde today and whipped up a Christmas video for you all. The video was shot around Austin and edited in Vegas Video. The music was done in Ableton LIVE...if anyone is wondering. Have a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
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I discovered some new music last week that I really fell in love with so I thought I would share it with the masses. The group is called LowHero.DLL, which is an electro-alt-pop solo effort by Jonathan Chalker, who is... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
It's been a little while since I've done an absurd music of the day post. I ran across these two videos that are definitely absurd AND holiday themed, so I thought I'd share... The first one is a Rudolf the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
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My friend Mark Mosher, who also released a great electronic album this year called "I Hear Your Signals" created an Ableton LIVE pack for his blog readers and fans for Christmas. Mark is also interested in creating a community around... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
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This has gone around the web in the last 5 days or so, but I think its pretty interesting, so I thought I would post it. Here is a demo of the Teenage Engineering OP-1 keyboard. This unique synthesizer and... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
Cool! I can't wait to hear it :)
Toggle Commented Dec 10, 2010 on FREE Sound Pack Update at Modulate This! Synth Blog
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It's that time of year again boys and girls. Yup the holiday gift giving fervor is in full swing (ooh boy), so I thought I'd chime in again this year with my list of 11 fun and geeky-cool items under... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
The Dirty Disco has been my new favorite band for a couple of months now. I like the fact that they can write catchy songs that don't make me feel like I just bathed in a pool of cotton candy... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
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Probably one of the more difficult processors to understand when you are a newbie to electronic music creation is the compressor. I have had many friends new to electronic music asking me what this processor does, as well as I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
KCRW posted this a few days ago and its making its way around the web, but I thought it was worth posting here. Its an interview with the Tron director Joseph Krosinsky about using Daft Punk for the Tron soundtrack.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
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Eat & drink lots and have a great day! Until Next Time... Over N Out RED Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission
This was originally posted on Sonic State awhile ago, but a friend of mine sent me the link last week and I thought the series was really fun to watch. So I'm sharing it with you guys :) Enjoy Until... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2010 at The RedFaux Transmission