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Designing the Sound of Safety

I recently had the pleasure of speaking at the AES Automotive Conference in San Francisco with my colleague, and Man Made’s Creative Director, VR and Technology, Joel Douek. We were there to talk about the ... Read More

We’re Hiring: Studio Technologist

The Studio Technologist’s role is integral to the day-to-day operations of Man Made Music’s studios. Ideal candidates will be tuned into and excited about emerging technologies, and how they can enhance the way Man Made ... Read More

We’re Hiring: Freelance VR Audio Programmer

Man Made Music and EccoVR are looking for a highly motivated Audio Programmer to join our freelance VR / AR audio team. You must be self-driven and able to champion audio-related features from conceptualization to ... Read More

We’re Hiring: Freelance Strategists

Our studio is seeking freelance strategists! We’re looking for people to inspire and push client thinking around branding, culture and trends in innovative and impactful ways. - Excited to stretch your thinking and understand what ... Read More

C2MTL — Inspiration From the Big Top

C2 is a literal circus, with a “360 Big Top” mainstage, and Cirque du Soleil as a founding partner, inspired by creative agency Sid Lee. It’s the anti-conference… conference. A cacophony of ideas and inspiration, ... Read More

We’re Going to Montréal!

This week, Man Made Music is making an appearance at C2 Montréal — and in true MMM fashion, we went all in for this experience. Founder Joel Beckerman will be giving a fireside chat — ... Read More

Mix’s Cover Story on Man Made Music

Check out the comprehensive biography of our studio, MIX Magazine's cover feature this month. Though Beckerman had already been growing Man Made for more than 10 years at that point, he changed direction, taking his ... Read More

EVs Are Dangerously Quiet. Here’s What They Could Sound Like

The trick, says Man Made founder Joel Beckerman, lies in creating a sound distinctive for people to recognize but not ignore. (This is the problem with car alarms—no one even pays attention to them.) The ... Read More


One of my favorite lyrics from Berry is “Roll Over Beethoven and tell Tchaikovsky the news,” which summed up what he was bringing to the world of music. It was something that immediately redefined our ... Read More

Hot Spot: Imaginary Forces Reimagines HBO’s Feature Presentation Open

Check out PromaxBDA Brief's feature about Imaginary Forces' reimagining of HBO's Feature Presentation open, featuring music from us at Man Made Music: The premium cable network turned to Man Made Music to adapt the original ... Read More

Addressing Today’s Top Brand Challenges With Sonic Identity

The bar for brand experience has never been higher. Today, marketing and customer experience leaders are in pursuit of the best ways to connect with their desired audiences across an ever-increasing number of touchpoints. They ... Read More

Music Studio Innovation Guy Can’t Sing or Dance

But we’ve got rhythm… Every day I’m surrounded by talented musicians and tempting instruments, but if I dare to pick up that acoustic guitar in the corner of the studio, my credibility is sunk. Even ... Read More