May

05

SST x QSO

We are shaping up for one of our coolest collaborations as part of this month’s upcoming QSOCurrent Festival in Brisbane, Australia. SST Composer Ryan Walsh, along with Brisbane -based visual artist Jaymis Loveday, are teaming up with Melbourne musician Tim Shiel and the Queensland Symphony Orchestra for a cinematic reworking of Tim’s soundtrack to the […]

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Apr

13

A War of Hope Anzac Day Premiere

The team at SST were recently privileged to work on the soundtrack to the upcoming feature documentary “A War of Hope”, with composer Ryan Walsh providing almost an hour of original music. “A War of Hope” tells the story of the forced removal, exile and eventual return of the Hopevale indigenous community to their homeland […]

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Dec

10

SST wins at APRA Awards

To cap off a great (and super busy) year for SST, our head composer Ryan Walsh was lucky enough to come away with the APRA-AGSC Screen Music Award for Best Music for an Advertisement for his work on “Let It Shine (feat. MAY)” commissioned by Tourism & Events Queensland. The awards were presented on Dec. […]

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Oct

22

APRA Nomination for “Where Australia Shines”

Great news this week with SST Composer Ryan Walsh being nominated for an APRA award for his score to Tourism & Events Queensland’s “Where Australia Shines” campaign. This is Ryan’s second nomination in two years having been recognised last year in the “Best Music for a Documentary” category for his original score to the ABC-TV […]

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Oct

04

New Studio Location

SST is excited to announce a new sound and mix suite located in inner-city Brisbane. Located just off the city end of the Gray St. Bridge we are now able to offer progress and presentation screenings to local clients in a central location. Come have a coffee (and play X-Box).

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Jul

28

SST + ASCAP @ FOX

SST Composer Ryan Walsh was luck enough to this month have the chance to conduct sessions at Fox Studios in Los Angeles as part of this year’s ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop. Writing for and conducting a 60-piece orchestra of some of Hollywood’s finest musicians in what is one of the most hallowed locations in film-scoring […]

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Jul

01

New Music for AirAsia

SST were recently asked to reprise our role in creating a custom suite of of music for AirAsia to use internationally. Based on our original brand TVCs (shot by director Israel Rivera), we were asked to take a piece of music that was ethereal and atmospheric and turn into into something a little more “retail” […]

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Jun

04

SST in LA

SST Composer Ryan Walsh has just been announced as a participant in the 2014 ASCAP Film Scoring Program based in Los Angeles. Ryan has been selected as one of twelve composers world-wide and will have an opportunity to record and conduct an “A list” of Hollywood professionals, including a 60-piece orchestra of LA’s finest on a […]

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Mar

01

SST Scoring Services Launched

We are extremely excited to announce that SST is now offering a full-service scoring facilities based in Brisbane for film and television clients. With access to some of Australia’s finest musicians and world-class recording facilities we are uniquely positioned to offer scoring services in any style or genre, to suit a range of budgets. Our experienced team are able to manage all aspects of […]

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Nov

21

FOXTEL “Makes You Think”

In what would have to be one of our favourite jobs this year so far, SST was contracted to provide an cinematic-style orchestral piece for the roll-out of Foxtel’s new brand campaign here in Australia. Not too shabby! Check out the full spot here.

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Nov

11

SST wins at BAD Awards

As if the fine wine and sparkling company wasn’t enough, SST Workshop picked up two awards at last week’s BAD Awards! Both awards were for last year’s work for Michael Hill Jeweller with the Mens Watches piece picking up Bronze Award and Womens Watches scoring a Silver. Big thanks to Michael Hill Creative Director Dave […]

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Nov

07

“Polly Borland: Polymorphous” gets an APRA nomination

To cap off an exciting year on the TV front, our original score for the ABC documentary “Polly Borland: Polymorphous” has picked up a nomination in this year’s APRA Screen Music Awards. Named in the “Best Music for A Documentary”, we’re up against some amazing talent including scores by Michael Lira and Burkhard Dallwitz. Check […]

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Oct

20

SSTxTSO

SST Composer Ryan Walsh recently travelled to Hobart as a selected participant in the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra’s Australian composers program. A week of rehearsals (five orchestral rehearsals!) with the TSO as well as time spent with composers Andrew Schultz and Paul Stanhope culminated in a recording of Ryan’s orchestral work “Scenes From Ellipsis” conducted by […]

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Jun

04

The Turning premieres @ MIFF

One of our most recent film collaborations will be making its debut at next month’s Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF).  The MIFF Premiere Fund-supported film Tim Winton’s The Turning is produced by Robert Connolly and Maggie Miles (Balibo, MIFF 2009) and sees some of Australia’s most acclaimed directors, actors, documentarians and screenwriters vividly bringing to life Winton’s […]

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Mar

18

Orchestral World-Premiere!

We’re super excited to announce that our very own SST Composer, Ryan Walsh will be having his latest orchestral piece “Scenes From Ellipsis” debuted by the Queensland Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Peter Luff (Southern Cross Soloists) this Friday night (check out the concert listing here). The piece is a reworking of Ryan’s […]

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Feb

14

Animals & Oscar Winners..

SST was pleased to be asked recently to collaborate on an update of the Royal Society for the Protection of Animals (RSPCA)’s much loved “All Creatures Great and Small” CSAs here in Australia. Featuring not only the stellar animal-directing talents of Cartel Film Production’s Gerard Lambkin but also the unmistakeable voice of Oscar-winning Australia actor […]

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Feb

08

Polymorphous on ABC 1

The wraps are finally off some of the cool stuff we’ve been working on with the ABC over the last couple of months. First off the rank is our original score for “Polly Borland – Polymorphous” by SST composer Ryan Walsh. Directed by Alex Chomicz (Half Mongrel, The Laundry) and produced by Filmfolk’s Meghan Carlsen […]

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Dec

21

Power The Kid

The SST crew have been hard at work in the run up to the end of the year with one of our projects being the soundtrack to director Alex Barnes’ short “Power The Kid” The production was partially funded by QPIX and also received the support of post house Cutting Edge during the final stages […]

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Oct

16

SST wins @ BADC Awards

We were super-stoked to receive two awards at last Saturday’s BADC awards for our work over the last 12 months. The first was a finalists spot for our work with Cartel Film Production for the University of Queensland (watch the spot here), and even more spectacularly we were lucky enough to pick up a gold […]

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Aug

27

New commissions from Michael Hill

This week sees the release of the second round of extended pieces commissioned by Michael Hill Jewellers. Designed to showcase their manufacturing processes each spot focuses on a different part of their diamond ranges. So far the series has included four two-minute pieces including one recorded here in Brisbane with Dutch-Australian cellist John Addison (pictured). Check […]

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Apr

30

From The Toolshed

In a previous update we mentioned the really interesting brief we got from Invision Media to create the soundtrack to the latest round of TV spots for Tyrepower. Check out the SFX-only version of the track we built entirely from drills, spanners, tire balancers and various other sonically interesting machinery. If you’re into this type […]

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Apr

15

Ozlotto National Campaign

Quite a coup for us this month with SST picking up the job to write music for GPYR’s new national Ozlotto campaign. The “road trip” concept of the spots as well the off-the-wall characters lent itself nicely to the super-charged banjo driven bluegrass stomper that emerged at the end of the creative process. Watch the […]

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Mar

20

In The Workshop

We were recently contracted by the guys at Invision Media to create an integrated music and sound design piece for their latest run of TVCs. After the initial brief we decided the best course of action would be spend a day in an actual Tyrepower workshop with their guys recording as many of the tools, […]

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Jan

24

Seven With Another

Launching on Friday Feb. 4, SST composer Ryan Walsh will be presented in a brand new gallery work created in collaboration with typographer Dominique Falla as part of the fourth edition of “Seven With Another”.  We can’t say too much about it at the moment but why not come along to Substation 4. on Petrie […]

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Jan

20

Spiritus

From agency BCM and directed by Jack Wareham @ Taxi, last year’s Spiritus TVC (with music by SST) has just picked up a Silver in the International Mobius Advertising Awards for “Outstanding Creativity”. Yet another award for a spot that picked up a Bronze at last year’s BADC awards. Check it out here.

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Jan

13

New LIbrary Service

  As of Jan. 2012 SST will be offering a music library service. Whether your project is a film score, TV commericial, b2b video, dance piece, video game or anything in between. Weʼd love to help. Check it out here and if there’s anything you looking, get in contact. The music on offer is available […]

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Jan

11

Alchemy String Quartet

A fantastic event that we were involved with recently was the premiere of SST composer  Ryan Walsh’s “Quartet in E” for string quartet and electronics. Performed by the amazing Alchemy Quartet, their sublime strings were augmented by Ryan’s ambient soundtrack and visuals by Brisbane filmmakers Gwyn Dixon and Callum Reynolds. This first performance took place […]

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Jan

10

Hello there!

Hello there! Welcome to our brand new site and home on the interwebs.. Please take the time to poke around in any interesting nooks and crannies you may wish to visit. All the design (arty & techy) was done by our friends at one iota in record time but with an unlimited budget.   Hope […]

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