News Archives - Tim Oliver

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Session for new Hyundai Ad

August 16, 2018 |

Dave Marks put together a killer ensemble to re-record “Lucky Lucky Lucky Me” at the legendary Metropolis Studios in Chiswick for Mokoh Music, Berlin. It was A LOT of fun, and a lot of bounce.

It should be turning up

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Nomination for the Music and Sound Awards 2018

June 29, 2018 |

So yes … it seems that the piece I put together for the Comedy Central UK Election Campaign promo 2017 has been nominated for a MASA this year. ‘Best Use of Production Music : Trailers & Promo’. It’s a tough

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‘First Dawn’ Featured in Oscar Nomination Programme 2018.

March 2, 2018 |

It’s been an exciting start to the year. Things have kicked off with a nice placement for my piece :

‘First Dawn’ – written for the BMG Must Save Jane trailer album ‘Emotive Drama’.

According to the Academy, apparently

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Gold Award Winner at ProMax 2017

March 1, 2018 |

It was a lot of fun putting this together for BMG, so I was really pleased when it got awarded a Gold at 2017’s ProMax awards. It’s a witty little ditty.

In my poshest frock, and through streaming eyes and

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New Studio Nearly Ready

March 1, 2018 |

Exciting times ahead.

Over the last few months, I’ve been working with the wonderful Will Strange, when I say with – I mean – I said what I vaguely wanted, and he designed and built it !

I wanted a

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Vocals becoming a thing …..

January 7, 2018 |

In somewhat of a departure for me, this week sees the release of the EMI/KPM Album ‘Intimate Indie’, as well as ‘Primal Voice and Drums’ out on Altitude Music for BMG.

Intimate Indie contains a set of songs including three

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Synth Album

December 18, 2016 |

So I had a lot of fun fiddling around on my synths making this album for Felt Production Music.

I have to say a lot of the joy of making this came from getting away from the computer. I tried

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The line between sound design & music.

May 21, 2016 |

Sound Design

To this day I have never liked to listen to music on headphones, and can probably count on the fingers of one hand the times that I have actually done so. I’ve always felt that it’s vitally important

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Storm Chasers

April 4, 2016 |

I was very excited to see the new BBC Production Music release, Storm Chasers.

This album exclusively features several pieces of mine alongside works by Nitin Sawhney. I’m obviously thrilled to be sharing this album with such a highly regarded & accomplished musician.


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Steve Backshall – Extreme Mountain Challenge

March 14, 2016 |

I was really excited to hear many pieces of mine used heavily in BBC 2’s Steve Backshall – Extreme Mountain Challenge, broadcast on Sunday the 6th and 13th March.

It was a gripping account of a group of filmakers’ attempt to, amongst

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