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Hollow Sun: Nightfall

So far in this six part series, we have covered Stephens earlier years: growing up in Wales, achieving a scholarship, singing for composer Benjamin Britten in one of his operas.  Working at the local live scene, writing for magazines, to a serendipitous meeting that developed into a long term  working relationship with AKAI.  Stephen eventually […]

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Synth soundtracks – the OFFICIAL SampleNerd  lowdown: part IV

Welcome to Synth soundtracks – the OFFICIAL SampleNerd lowdown: part IV. This is the SampleNerd.com catalogue of the best synthesizer soundtracks listed as being amongst the best of the genre. According to Redbull.com; movieweb.com and MusicRadar.com. Let’s go! Under the Skin Year: 2013 Score: Mica Levi Verdict: Opening with a fast moving din, to what sounded […]

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SampleNerd.com is one year old today!

A personal note from me, SampleNerd! Hello, SampleNerd.com began out of a desire to have something that was completely different, and that I hoped would grow over time. But, it’s been so much more than that. I have learnt so much. People, things, places I didn’t know about before. And this after 30 years involvement […]

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Synth soundtracks – the OFFICIAL SampleNerd  lowdown: part III

Welcome Synth soundtracks – the OFFICIAL SampleNerd  lowdown: part III!  We are half way through this catalogue of the greatest synth soundtracks as cited by Movieweb.com; MusicRadar.com and Red Bull.com. Let’s go! Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Year: 1986 Score: Ira Newborn Verdict: The only film in this comprehensive series to feature an in picture sampler.  […]

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Synth soundtracks – the OFFICIAL SampleNerd  lowdown: part II

Welcome to Synth soundtracks – the OFFICIAL SampleNerd lowdown: part II. This is the SampleNerd.com catalogue of the best synthesizer soundtracks listed as being amongst the best of the genre. According to Redbull.com; movieweb.com and MusicRadar.com. Let’s go! It Follows Year: 2014 Score: Disasterpeace Verdict: Creepy both sonically and visually, David Robert Mitchell’s It Follows temperately […]

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If Mercedes Benz made a synthesizer

This could be an article on the legendary Yamaha DX1. Or it could just be an excuse to show off these wonderful photos, which if it weren’t for SampleNerd.com could well be lost for all time. Many of the images you will find on this site (unless amended with a copyright notice) are taken from […]

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