Gear Chat Halloween Special: Ensoniq sq-80
In this special edition of gear chat we talk about the role of synthesis and sound design in the horror film genre. As you can hear, the Ensoniq sq-80 is responsible for a ton of classic horror sounds.
With any movie, something that we tend to overlook is the incredible role that sound plays in terms of the effect on the audience. For instance, before a jump scare, you may begin to hear a dark melody in the background, getting you (perhaps subconsciously) ready for what’s about to happen.
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