Hollywood, CA, October 6, 2006 - SonicPool, one of Hollywood‘s leading post facilities, specializing in audio and video finishing, media duplication, online video and color correct services, offline and online edit suite rentals, and full post-production services, has announced that Brett Butler has joined the company as a Mixer. The announcement was made by John Frost and Patrick Bird, co-founders/Supervising Sound Mixers, SonicPool.
In his new post, Butler will be responsible for mixing for television shows and gaming trailers, VO recording, and sound design for various other projects.
Said Frost and Bird, “Brett Butler is a heavy weight mixer and we are very happy that he‘s joined our growing company. His years of expertise are a major asset to SonicPool, and he is already building a following here in Hollywood.”
ABOUT BRETT BUTLER:
From 1998 until joining SonicPool, Brett Butler was a mixer with New York City‘s Broadway Sound. During that time, he was an exclusive Sound Mixer for Showtime Networks, while also mixing for Comedy Central, the Food Network, Nickelodeon, the USA Network and the SciFi Channel.
Among the films which Butler has worked either as a Sound Engineer and/or Mixer are “Late Watch” (which premiered at the 2004 Tribeca Film Festival,) “Target Audience” (which has played at over 70 international film festivals,) and “Local Color,” directed by “Bad Boys I & II” writer George Gallo.
Butler‘s television promo projects have included work on “Dave Chappelle: For What It‘s Worth,” “Weeds,” “The 4400,” and “Monk.” In the area of game trailers, he has worked on “Call of Duty 3” and “Scarface: The World is Yours.”
Butler additionally has contributed to many DVDs, including “Viva La Bam! Season 1,” and commercials for IDT Corporation.
Butler is an expert with ProTools and Sonic Solutions. He has also performed as Voice Over talent on Cartoon Network‘s “Sealab 2021” series.” His other VO work includes performances for USA Networks, Spike TV, and Nickelodeon, with other VO recording work for Lifetime Television, MTV, Comedy Central, ESPN, and The Discovery Channel.
Butler holds a BA Degree in Film and Television Production from New York University.
ABOUT SONIC POOL:
Launched in Hollywood in 2001, SonicPool was co-founded by audio post production specialists John Frost and Patrick Bird. Each of the men currently serves the company as a Supervising Sound Mixer.
SonicPool is comprised of 11 online Avid and offline bays, and four mixing bays. The company‘s post production services include Audio Finishing, Video Finishing, Media Duplication, Post Production Services, Signatory Services, and The TV Post Spot. SonicPool‘s creative services include radio production, while its Music and SFX services include a SFX Library and Pool Cues Music. Additionally, SonicPool offers its clients Edit Suite and Production office space rentals.
SonicPool‘s clients run the full gamut of the entertainment and broadcasting industries, which clients ranging from major studio releases, independent feature films, TV programs, and radio, to DVD menu sound design, TV commercials, gaming, mobile and Internet projects.
SonicPool is located at 6860 Lexington Ave, Hollywood, CA, 90038.
The phone is 323/460-4MIX, and the web address is: