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May 1
May 1

Kenny on the ‘Sound of Play’ podcast

This week I was a guest on the Cane and Rinse: Sound of Play game music podcast, discussing some of my favourite tracks by other game composers (including George Oldziey, Jeremy Soule and Winifred Phillips) and from my own body of work. I decided to do things a little bit differently – I picked tracks […]

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Feb 3
Feb 3

Tethered nominated for Best Interactive Score

The 15th annual Game Audio Network Guild awards have recently announced their nominations, and I’ve received a couple of nods for my work :) Tethered, the indie VR game I made with Secret Sorcery last year, has been nominated for Best Interactive Score. It’s a genuine thrill to be in the same company as the […]

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Nov 2
Nov 2

Tethered on the Level With Emily Reese Podcast

I had a great chat with Emily Reese last week about Tethered, discussing the soundtrack and the music experience in the game. Emily’s Level podcast is a brilliant celebration of game music where she plays a bunch of tracks from a game and discusses it with the folks who created it. Also on this episode […]

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Sep 4
Sep 4

The Music & Sound of Tethered

For the last four months I’ve been busy working on the audio experience in the VR game Tethered for Secret Sorcery, creating an emotive and, dare I say, beautiful ambient score with a characterful, rich and detailed soundscape.   This week, I took a break from polishing the soundtrack album to help put together a […]

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Jun 3
Jun 3

Announcing Tethered for PSVR :)

Secret Sorcery have officially announced their debut game Tethered for PSVR over on the PlayStation blog – you can hear some of the music I’ve been working on in the launch trailer below :) Whilst I’ve written a lot of music in-house over the past twelve or so years, this is the first time anyone […]

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Jun 2
Jun 2

I’m working with Secret Sorcery on a secret thing!

Oo, just spotted this news out in the wild! Secret Sorcery haven’t announced many details about their debut game for PlayStation VR yet BUT they’re getting warmed up to do so and have revealed that we’re working together :) I’m writing the music and also helping out on the sound – one super cool thing […]

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Feb 6
Feb 6

Knights and Bikes Vlog

It’s been so amazing to see people get excited by Knights And Bikes, and show their support and commitment by backing it on Kickstarter, that I felt compelled to make something which shows just how excited and passionate I am about it too.   So, here’s a wee video I’ve put together about the work […]

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Feb 3
Feb 3

Tearaway Unfolded Nominated for Music of The Year!

I’m incredibly honoured and proud to announce that the original score to Tearaway Unfolded has been nominated for the Game Audio Network Guild’s ‘Music Of The Year’ award! The ceremony takes place during GDC on Thursday March 17th, and me and fellow composer Brian D’Oliveira will be there to watch one of the other amazing […]

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Dec 3
Dec 3

Tearaway Unfolded: Remixed – live at GamePlaySpace!

Me and my good friend Brian D’Oliveira put together a live set of our music from Tearaway Unfolded (remixed for the dancefloor!), for our friends at GamePlaySpace who were hosting the official/unofficial after party for MIGS 2015! It was a great night – we played in front of about 450 people, some of whom even […]

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Nov 5
Nov 5

Tearaway Unfolded Soundtrack now on iTunes

The Tearaway Unfolded OST snuck its way on to iTunes last month, so I wrote a few words for the PlayStation blog (OP here): “It was a real pleasure for us to revisit the world of Tearaway. Initially, we were a little nervous of living up to expectations [cough]Best Music BAFTA nomination[/cough], but once we […]

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