03rd Jul 2019

Upcycled Sounds partner with Fusion Arts to open new studio

Fusion Arts are partnering with Upcycled Sounds to launch a pop-up recording studio, community gig and exhibition space in Cowley Centre. The studio is being built in one of a...

10th Jun 2019

Himalayas to Ocean orchestra and electronics piece

An amazing project we’ve been involved in recently was a commission for our duo, Limpet Space Race, to write and perform a surround-sound, field recording and orchestral commission for the...

21st Dec 2018

Happy New Year

What a year we’ve had! We’ve set up a recording studio, launched a record label and done 7 releases, started a band, been on tour, run a music festival, done...

09th Nov 2018

New Releases & BBC 6 Play

We’ve had a busy couple of months with loads of new releases on Upcycled Sounds Records, and our first play of one of our productions on BBC Radio 6! Listen...

09th Jul 2018

Folkatron 2018

This year’s edition of Folkatron was a great success! We had a great time recording, sampling, and using all sorts of creative production techniques to create some awesome experimental folktronica...

30th May 2018

Upcycled Sounds Record Label Launch

We had a blast at our packed out record label launch this month in Truck Store, Oxford. We had great performances from several of the label artists, including Jay Sunaway,...

31st Jan 2018

Audio Media International Magazine Feature

Chuffed to be featured in this month’s January/February issue of Audio Media International talking about my location recording in Nepal, for Himalayas to Ocean (H2O). Read it below – page 32!

15th Dec 2017

Location Recording in the Himalayas

A couple of months ago, I left for Nepal for a month of sound recording for Himalayas to Ocean (H2O). The project documents the human story of change, resilience and adaptation in...

01st Aug 2017

Trying out the DPA d:mention 5100

Preparation for the Himalayas to Ocean trip in Nepal, here is Nicholas recording bits and pieces to try out the fantastic DPA d:mention 5100 mobile surround mic

03rd Feb 2017

To welcome in the new year, I recorded Parisian band Rest in Gale. Spending three days in the studio, we recorded everything live then added a few overdubs. Looking forward...