Awesome Google Drive Timecode Calculator

I just added @NEO_AMiGA‘s TC Calculator script to my google docs and it’s a life changer! It allows you to add, subtract, multiply, divide, frame count and frame rate convert at any timecode rate! This is HUGE time saver for Music Cue sheets, calculating running times and a ton of other stuff. log into your google drive and hit this link: … Read More

From Dusk Till Dawn Season 2 Now on Netflix

Check out From Dusk Till Dawn season 2 mixed by Brad Engleking of Metric Post on Netflix. We’re super proud to have been involved with this amazing show on The El Rey Network. Season 2 was a great challenge with very fast turn around and lots of action sequences. The whole show was mixed in Austin, Texas at Troublemaker Studios … Read More

A Brave Heart Released in Select Cities Sept 25

Photo of Lizzie Velasquez for A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez story film

A Brave Heart the Lizzy Velasquez Story from director Sara Hirsh Bordo will be playing in select cities including Austin on September 25, 2015. A Brave Heart has won numerous festival awards including the audience award at SXSW and Illuminate Film Festival and best documentary feature at the Justice and Traverse City film festivals. We’re so proud to have provided … Read More

Metric Post Studio Remodel Begins!

Photo of Metric Post lobby during remodeling.

After a crazy busy 3 years since we acquired it, we’ve finally begun the process of remodeling our studio to convert it from a music only facility to a proper audio post facility! The update will help us to better serve small and medium budget projects and also allow us to provide huge savings to larger projects by premixing most of the elements prior … Read More

Creative Boom Q-and-A with Brad Engleking

Chez Boom Audio Post Production Logo

Check out Shanya Brown of Chez Boom Audio’s recent Q-and-A with Sound Designer Brad Engleking: Q-and-A with Troublemaker Studios/Metric Post Sound Guru, Brad Engleking. He’s worked on incredible movies like Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Sin City, Predators, To the Wonder, and so many more, all from his studio here in Austin. Let’s hear how he does it. … Read More

From Dusk Till Dawn TV Show Trailer

Here is the Trailer Brad mixed for Robert Rodriguez’s new TV Show: From Dusk Dusk Till Dawn. The show premiers on the new El Rey Network (242 for Time Warner Austin folks) March 11 at 9pm Central. DO NOT MISS IT! [youtube=]

Machete Kills sound post completed by Metric Post team members

Machete Kills movie promotional image featuring Danny Trejo

Robert Rodriguez’s Machete Kills is completed and ready for its October 11, 2013 release! All of the members of our team were involved in the post-sound crew: Brad Engleking and Tim Rakoczy Supervised the sound editorial and design. Sergio Reyes and Brad Engleking mixed the film. Clark Crawford was on the sound editorial team. We are all by excited to … Read More

Metric Post team finishes Robert Rodriguez’s Two Scoops for Blackberry

Photo of Brad Engleking and Robert Rodriguez sitting on a sound stage working on audio post for Two Scoops

The Metric Post crew designed and mixed Robert Rodriguez’s Two Scoops for Blackberry’s innovative Keep Moving campaign. This project was shot with certain sections purposefully left as blank green screen so users could submit their own content and ideas for consideration to be included in the final short. Total delivery was broken into 2 trailers, 3 sections for user submitted gun design, … Read More

Lovelocked, a Film by Rebecca Rodriguez

Check out Lovelocked, a film by Rebecca Rodriguez at the Cine Las Americas Film Festival in Austin, TX Saturday April 20 at 11am at the Alamo Draft House Village. Metric Post provided all the Audio Post Production and it a FANTASTIC short. Seriously, you’ve never seen a film like this! I’m as proud of this short as ANYTHING that I … Read More

Why Does My Movie Sound Low Budget? Part-1

I was on a panel at SXSW covering sound design a few years ago, and a question was asked that really got me thinking. “I’ve been told that the biggest difference between hollywood movies and independent movies is the sound of the dialog.” I had never really thought about it that way, until that question was posed but I think … Read More