Author: David Forshee

PSE at NAB 2013

April 17, 2013 by David Forshee in Events and Parties, Uncategorized

Pro Sound Effects at the 2013 NAB Show in Las Vegas, showing the online library and the Library Card with Blastwave FX and Killer Tracks. Our 2013 NAB party was hosted by PSE,Blastwave FX, and Killer Tracks at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in the Foundation Room and featured three NYC Rockettes!   …

AVID Announces Pro Tools 11

April 10, 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, Trade Shows

Since the announcement of the latest version of AVID’s industry standard DAW Pro Tools, the professional audio community has been buzzing about the new features and improvements.  There are many “under-the-hood” improvements including: New Avid Audio Engine 64-bit architecture Offline Bounce Low-latency input buffer Dynamic host processing But at Pro …

Blastwave FX Party Like a Rockstar Contest!

April 3, 2013 by David Forshee in Blastwave FX, Contests, Events and Parties

Here’s a great opportunity for you to join the Pro Sound Effects team, Blastwave FX, and Killer Tracks at our VIP invite-only party at NAB in Las Vegas.  The contest ends tonight, so you better hurry! Blastwave FX Party! Wanna party with Ric Viers, members of the Rockettes and some …

PSE is Gearing up for NAB 2013 Party and Booth

March 28, 2013 by David Forshee in Events and Parties, Trade Shows

The PSE Team is gearing up to exhibit and NAB 2013 party like rockstars at the NAB Show in Las Vegas, April 8th – 11th.  Visit us at the PSE booth at NAB (located within the Killer Tracks booth #SL7616) to demo our libraries. Going to NAB?  Schedule a meeting with us!  (646) …

Wolf Howl Sound Effect to Assemble the Pack

March 28, 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Of The Day

It was a full moon last night, and depending on your location, you might have been lucky enough to hear one of these wolf howls. Wolves howl for a number of reasons, most commonly to assemble the pack before a hunt. In perfect conditions, their howls can be heard within …

Sound Librarian Announces The Official FMOD Learning Suite

March 21, 2013 by David Forshee in Audio Education, Sound Librarian

Sound Librarian, from Stephan Schütze (creator of The Foundation Sound Effects libraries), has announced The Official FMOD Learning Suite.  Firelight Technologies’ FMOD is the world’s leading audio solution for interactive media, having been used to create and implement audio assets in over 1,500 different titles including:  World of Warcraft, Starcraft, Crysis, …

App Sound Effects for Your Next Mobile App or Game

March 20, 2013 by David Forshee in Blastwave FX, Interactive Media

New video from Blastwave FX demonstrating the sounds of the App Sound Effects Library. App FX provides app developers with sound content for mobile app platforms such as iPhones, iPads, Androids and virtually anything with an interface, including websites and video games!  

Designing Sound Review of the Hybrid Library

March 7, 2013 by David Forshee in Library Reviews

Shaun Farley from Designing Sound posted an incredibly detailed review of The Hybrid Library.  I encourage you to read the full review at, but here are some of the highlights: Blastwave FX: “These are all high quality sounds with effective metadata. Out of all the libraries we currently have at …

Stock Market Bell to End a Record-Setting Day for the Dow

March 5, 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Of The Day

This stock market bell marks the beginning and ending of each day of trading at the New York Stock Exchange. Interestingly it was’t always a bell. Originally, the sound of a gavel was used, then in the 1800’s the sound of a gong marked the beginning and end of trading. …

Beach Ambience Sound

February 20, 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Of The Day

In the middle of a cold winter here in New York, it’s always nice to daydream about being on the beach on a warm summer day.  I recommend listening to this beach ambience sound from the BBC Nature Sound Effects Library to enhance the experience! Buy full-resolution .wav (commercial license) This …