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Soundcore Stories

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At Soundcore we know that music is an integral part of your life. But, what does it really take to make it in the music industry, let alone create a song? From creative artists and audio engineers, through to the masterminds of music streaming, they all have a story to tell. Soundcore Stories, in partnership with MusiCares®, brings you an insider’s perspective on the inspiring journeys of the people behind the music
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Coast To Coast: Meet the Florida Finalists

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Meet Able Faces
Meet Able Faces, a duo hailing from Glasgow, Scotland. Find out what life is like for this independent Dance/Pop duo made up of brothers Jack and Mark McNeilage, as they talk us through the up's and down's of the music industry and their hopes for 2021.
July 18, 2021
Coast To Coast: Meet the San Diego Finalists
Get to know the artists on the San Diego team. They chat to us about what it’s like to be in a team with people you don’t know, why it’s tough being so close to LA, their messages to the other teams, and what their plans are for the remainder of 2021.
June 21, 2021
Coast To Coast: Meet Dax
This week we sat down with Dax, one of the biggest independent artists in the world right now, that has amassed millions of views and is currently one of the Coast to Coast Captains. Find out how Dax discovered poetry, what leaving a career in basketball to pursue music was like, challenges he’s faced, plus so much more.
June 14, 2021
Coast To Coast: Meet the Florida Finalists
On the second episode of our Coast to Coast mini-series, we’re meeting the Florida Team! Sean & Will got to know the members of the team, find out how they’re feeling about the Coast To Coast competition, their messages to the other teams, and more!
June 6, 2021
Putting in your 10,000 hours w. Gsnaps
After a live NYE performance at the Bellagio, and millions of YouTube views later, Gsnaps defines the work ethic of “putting in your 10,000 hours.” Sit back and learn more about her journey as an independent artist and what's coming up next for her... 
May 31, 2021
Ask Me Anything w. The Life Headphone Product Manager
This week go behind-the-scenes with Soundcore’s product design team—specifically the people behind the Life series of headphones. Listen in as Dorothy, Soundcore’s Brand Manager, and Christy, our  **Life**  Series Product Manager answer questions from the Soundcore community!
April 18, 2021
How to create the perfect remix with GRAMMY winning DJ Cedric Gervais
Are you sad? Is it summertime? No and no!? Who cares coz we’ve got just the cure for any bad mood: Cedric’s world-renowned remix of “Summertime Sadness.” Listen as Cedric breaks down his iconic remix and what life is really like as a GRAMMY winning international DJ.
April 13, 2021
From high school to Hollywood with Daya
Do you remember when you were in high school and dreamed of making it big as a singer? Or ever wondered what it would be like getting over a billion streams on a track with The Chainsmokers and winning a #GRAMMY? Listen now to find out Daya's journey through music!
March 25, 2021
The science of bluegrass with The Infamous Stringdusters
On this episode of our star-studded season of #SoundcoreStories, we sit down with The Infamous Stringdusters to discuss their GRAMMY win, life on the road, and the science behind the improvisational and performative style known as bluegrass.
March 7, 2021
Shaping the Sound Of A Generation w. Romesh Dodangoda
Romesh Dodangoda is a GRAMMY nominated producer from South Wales, who has worked with some of the biggest names in rock and metal, including Motorhead, Bring Me The Horizon and Bullet For My Valentine. Find out how he manages to capture that raw exciting energy from some of the biggest names in the rock world and the story behind the online music community he has set up in his spare time to help emerging musicians!
March 7, 2021
Art vs Commerce...What's more important? 2-time GRAMMY artist Lecrae reveals all
We sat down with hip-hop luminary Lecrae to discuss a wide range of topics including his GRAMMY wins and also his recent nominations and upcoming projects; all the way up to Marvel superheroes and Valentine’s Day life hacks. 
February 16, 2021
Overcoming stage fright with 2-time GRAMMY winning artist Colbie Caillat
How do you go from Myspace to a 2-time GRAMMY winning artist? Colbie Caillat joins us on this week’s episode where we discuss songwriting, inspiration, and getting over stage fright.
February 10, 2021
What it's really like recording The Rolling Stones
Krish Sharma is a 2- Time GRAMMY winning producer who has worked with the likes of The Rolling Stones and Ziggy Marley to name a few. He also started a company, called BYGMusic, to help with the financial well-being of music artists.  Listen now as Krish takes us back through some of his fondest recording memories, but also his latest work, including his involvement with Liberty Air 2 Pro.
February 5, 2021
How MusiCares® is a shining light in music's darkest hour
As a music-loving brand, Soundcore has partnered with MusiCares® to support artists in need of assistance. Through its COVID relief program, MusiCares® has served 24,000 people with over $22 million dollars in aid. Debbie Caroll, Vice President of MusiCares® explains more.
January 24, 2021
The best music you’ve never heard with LÜM CEO Max Fergus
In our commitment to support grassroots musicians, we’ve integrated LÜM - an ad-free music streaming service for emerging artists - directly into the Soundcore app. LÜM CEO, Max Fergus, reveals all.
January 13, 2021
Backstage with the Collective
In our round up episodes of Season 1, Sean and Lawrence sit down with Hannah from the Soundcore Collective as she shares her  experiences of working at Soundcore and the Anker brands, and provides her thoughts on #AudioEscape.
December 15, 2020
Soundcore’s Head of Brand Reveals ALL About The #AudioEscape
Sean and Lawrence sit down with, Ching, Soundcore’s Head of Brand, to find out what #AudioEscape means, why you won’t want to miss it, and what the future of Soundcore looks like.
December 14, 2020
Music & YouTube With Crew 54
After their energy filled #SoundcoreSessions we caught up with Eric and G, aka Crew 54 for a chat about their life in the music world and how they came to meet each other. Eric also gives us an insight into his YouTube channel.
December 6, 2020
Ask Me Anything with Grammy Winning Audio Producers | #SoundcoreSundays
Earlier in the week we asked all our fans across social media, if you could ask a Grammy winning audio producer ANYTHING...what would it be? Join us as we listen to 8 x Grammy Award Winning Audio Producer Darrell Thorp, and 4 x Grammy Award Winning Audio Producer Alex Pasco answer your questions! 
November 29, 2020
Thanksgiving Special!
This week we're joined by two members of the Soundcore Collective for a Thanksgiving special. Sit back and enjoy as we discuss their favorite Soundcore products, how they discovered the Soundcore community.
November 22, 2020
Mixing Movies & Music | #SoundcoreSundays
Buck Snow is a 7 time Grammy Winning Engineer who also endorsed the Liberty 2 Pro earbuds. Listen this week as we talk to him about his journey and love for audio, and how he's transitioned from not only working with some of the biggest artists in the world, but now how he's using his talent in the movie world!
November 15, 2020
The Life Of An Opera Singer | #SoundcoreSundays
Ever wondered what it would be like to sing in front of the British Royal family? Or perhaps THE best Disney song to sing in the shower? Wonder No more as we sit down with Lauren Joyanne Morris and take a look at the journey of becoming an Opera singer.
November 8, 2020
From Grassroots Musician to Platinum Selling Producer...
Jamie has been a professional songwriter, record producer and musician for almost ten years now, and in that time has worked with a wealth of talent both signed and unsigned, accumulated worldwide chart successes and achieved platinum selling records.
November 1, 2020
Mixing Grammy Records and Massaging Artist Egos
Riley Mackin is the mastermind Grammy-Winning Engineer behind 2018 hit, “This is America”, but what really happens behind the records? Put your earbuds in as Riley reveals all from the recording studio.
October 25, 2020
Rowing Across The Atlantic
Atlantic Antics are rowing across the ocean in world-record time, testing the limits of their friendship, physical strength, and most importantly, their playlist.
October 18, 2020
Becoming an Artist In The Tech World
This week we speak to Collin Chan, a long time friend of Anker & Soundcore. Collin talks to us about his life as an artist and his journey from studying and developing his skills and the struggle to be noticed, to now working with some of the top names in the tech industry using his unique skills.
October 5, 2020
Launching Albums Under Lockdown
This week Sean spoke with Grassroots Musician Danny Gruff. Danny spoke to Sean about how his year has been so far, what it’s been like releasing an album during a global pandemic and not being able to hit the road and promote it. They also touch on the impact it’s having on the music industry and Danny gives some advice for those aspiring musicians who are in a similar position right now.
September 27, 2020
From Armed Forces to Audiophile
If you know anything about Antwan Richardson aka Just' Doin Life, and his various audio, tech and life-related YouTube channels, you know he’s a super down to earth guy and someone that always gives everything 100%. But, what you might not know is what Antwan was doing before YouTube, and how close he was to going down a very different path in life.
September 23, 2020
El Jefe’s Essential YouTube Tips
Sean & Lawrence got the opportunity to sit down with the YouTube master himself, Jeff of El Jefe Reviews. Jeff took us through his back story, how he got into YouTube, and shared his essential YouTube tips for any of you who are thinking of getting into video content creation.
September 21, 2020
Producing Music in the Age of Covid
If you’re using Liberty 2 Pro or Liberty Air 2 via the Soundcore app, you would have spotted a Grammy Winning Engineer listening profile by the name of Ignacio Molino. Ignacio Molino, or Nacho as his friends call him, winner of 5 Grammy awards, sat down with Lawrence to have a chat on producing music in the age of Covid
September 21, 2020
Life in the Top 40 as a Pop Rock Band
Ever wondered what it’s like to live like a rockstar? Or to self manage your own band in every step of the process? Well wonder no more, because our admin and resident musician, Sean, paired up with his brother Dean to give you all the details of what life is like when you’re touring the world with hit songs.
September 12, 2020
Lawrence & Sean sat down for a face to face chat to formally introduce Soundcore Collective 2.0!  Watch this space, because eventually these chats will become a regular feature.
September 12, 2020