Helicopter Story – Bill Burr

Any Bill Burr fans out there? Bill Burr is one of my favourite comedians and one of the first things I noticed about him is how much he exploits sound for comedic purposes, with one of his most iconic moves being getting away from the microphone and yelling stuff. It’s pretty funny. One of the…

Sound Analysis of “Respect The Cock Tame The Cunt Scene” from Magnolia

This scene from Magnolia is great and has a genius bit of sound mixing. Tom Cruise’s character is making a grandiose entrance to the sound of Richard Strauss’ “Also Sprach Zarathustra”. The music plays one final glorious chord. Then, just a few seconds shy from its natural ending, the music is cut off abruptly into…