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you may have noticed we hadn't posted in a while.  know why?  because tonefarmer merged with travis + maude to become ne...
11/10/2017
New Math

you may have noticed we hadn't posted in a while. know why? because tonefarmer merged with travis + maude to become new math! come on over and follow us at
https://www.facebook.com/newmathmusic

With studios in NYC and Venice, CA, New Math is the unique sum of award-winning composers, sound designers and producers.

08/10/2017
GOOD SHEPHERD - "good neighbor"

we're loving the whisper casey brought to this great new spot for good shepherd from our pals at MMB.
AGENCY: mmb
DIRECTOR: alec helm
MUSIC: tonefarmer (casey smith)

[sigh] another month, another boat.  this one a much more intimate affair, we sailed with Travis and Maude, captain tom ...
08/07/2017

[sigh] another month, another boat. this one a much more intimate affair, we sailed with Travis and Maude, captain tom and assorted other l.a. buddies last week......

07/12/2017
BARINGS - "adapt"

here's some gorgeous new animation work from the mill and lga for barings, scored by mr. jimmy harned. thanks to halle and todd at lga for bringing us in on this beaut!
AGENCY: lga
DIRECTOR: the mill / aidan gibbons
MUSIC: tonefarmer ( Jimmy Harned )

we had the best day ever, tooling around the azure seas with our buddies at P.S. 260 (and various fun, assorted guests.....
06/30/2017

we had the best day ever, tooling around the azure seas with our buddies at P.S. 260 (
and various fun, assorted guests......!)

06/22/2017

hey moms, you do you! join 72andSunny + Yoplait in the judgement free zone. we're super stoked to part of this campaign, featured as adweek's 'ad of the day'.
AGENCY: 72 and sunny
DIRECTOR: nicole holofcener
MUSIC: tonefarmer (Dan Sammartano)

06/06/2017
MLB - "play catch"

the next chapter in MLB's "play ball" campaign broke over the weekend. score by sam skarstad, creative from andrew, dan and andy at Anomaly
AGENCY: anomaly
DIRECTOR: zach heinzerling
MUSIC: tonefarmer (sam skarstad)

06/01/2017
AT&T/SAMSUNG - "incoming"

when they want sturm/drang, they go to jared (the galleria of sturm/drang). thanks to jon, derrick, stephen, melissa and everyone at bbdo....!
AGENCY: bbdo/atlanta & ny
DIRECTOR: jon watts
MUSIC: tonefarmer (Jared Hunter)

05/15/2017
KFC - "anti gravity"

when our grandparents ask if what we do for work each day is worthwhile, we'll now be able to tell them that we helped our Wieden+Kennedy brethren launch a chicken zinger sandwich into space. #doingourpart
AGENCY: wieden + kennedy / portland
DIRECTOR: andreas nilsson
MUSIC: tonefarmer (sam skarstad)

special thanks to jason kreher for letting us know about our brand new corporate headquarters in hong kong....
04/29/2017

special thanks to jason kreher for letting us know about our brand new corporate headquarters in hong kong....

04/03/2017
NY LIFE - "rick barry"

they've been running the next phase of ny life's "be good at life" campaign like crazy since the ncaa tourney started, so keep a lookout for the inimitable rick barry during tonight's zags/taheels game. big shout outs to chad, jonathan, lincoln, hope, andy, david and all at anomaly!
AGENCY: anomaly
DIRECTOR: kim nguyen
MUSIC: tonefarmer (Dan Sammartano)

03/28/2017
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meet tonefarmer's newest composer, barnabus chopstick. we felt compelled to bring barnabus on due to his heroic air drumming, which spans the entire metallica catalog.

The view count on this is super-deceiving. It had tens of thousands of hits when Metallica decided enough was enough and had it dismantled. What a bunch of p...

03/13/2017
Scarlett Johansson 5th Monologue

scarlett johansson, singing our song on SNL this weekend.....

Scarlett Johansson celebrates her fifth hosting appearance with Kate McKinnon and Kenan Thompson.

03/08/2017
SIMPLE MOBILE - "lightning cheetah"

not your everyday telecom commercial, this bit of wtf is from our friends at The Martin Agency . lightning cheetahs are very very fast.
AGENCY: the martin agency
DIRECTOR: d.a.d.d.y.
MUSIC & SOUND DESIGN: tonefarmer (joe spallina/jeff mcspadden)

to commemorate today's nintendo SWITCH launch, we're re-posting this oldie but greaty...... Casey Smith IS the great tig...
03/03/2017

to commemorate today's nintendo SWITCH launch, we're re-posting this oldie but greaty...... Casey Smith IS the great tiger from "mike tyson's punch out"

the great tiger (from the 1987 nintendo classic "mike tyson's punch out")

02/06/2017
FALLON - "future"

second super bowl spot from your tonefarmer. Jared Hunter's score makes this gorgeous h&r block piece simply float weightless in the ether, while Jimmy Harned's sound design provides the ground. congrats and thanks to our good buddies at Fallon, especially charlie, bo, joe, jay, pat and jeff.
AGENCY: fallon
DIRECTOR: simon mcquoid
MUSIC AND SOUND DESIGN: tonefarmer (jared hunter and jimmy harned)

02/03/2017
BUD LIGHT - "ghost"

first of two tonefarmer spots in this sunday's super bowl! we were honored to help Wieden+Kennedy resurrect the incomparable spuds mackenzie for bud light.... thanks to jordan, temma, mark, matt, erwin, brandon, karl and the whole wk/ny crew. bonus: robin leach!
AGENCY: wieden + kennedy / ny
DIRECTOR: brian buckley
MUSIC: tonefarmer (Dan Sammartano and casey smith)

01/30/2017
PANERA BREAD - "certainty is rare"

new work for panera from our buddies at Anomaly . much fun getting to collab up with lourdes, jonathan, kennedy, rebecca, toby, simon, eric and jordy.... thank you!
AGENCY: anomaly/ny
DIRECTOR: raf wathion
MUSIC: tonefarmer (jimmy harned)

01/27/2017

if you weren't there you missed sam and maniel performing #hitmebabyonemoretime

01/20/2017

here's another new one from Fallon 's h&r block campaign, dropped just this past week. thanks as always to pat, jay, joe, bo, charlie and jeff for making these awesome spots.
AGENCY: fallon / minneapolis
DIRECTOR: simon mcquoid
MUSIC: tonefarmer (jared hunter)

01/17/2017

just another day in the room of Casey Smith...

01/12/2017
SU2C - "be the breakthough"

the "voice of god", some beautiful animation from tendril and maniel's achingly insistent orchestral swirl merge perfectly in this new spot for stand up to cancer. thanks to madeline at SU2C and thanks also to our pal Nathan Naylor, who created this spot and knows a thing or two about the subject....
CLIENT: SU2C
DIRECTOR: blacklist (tendril)
MUSIC & SOUND DESIGN: tonefarmer (Dan Sammartano)

01/06/2017
H&R BLOCK - "blow it up"

starting off 2017 with a bang. thanks to pat, bo, joe, charlie, jeff and all at Fallon
AGENCY: fallon
DIRECTOR: simon mcquoid
MUSIC: tonefarmer (sam skarstad)

tonefarmer's sam skarstad leads the finest black metal band on earth. they're called yellow eyes. https://yelloweyes.ban...
12/20/2016

tonefarmer's sam skarstad leads the finest black metal band on earth. they're called yellow eyes.
https://yelloweyes.bandcamp.com/
as if that weren't enough, yellow eyes also now has a BEER named after them. #trvebrewing #ancientbole

12/13/2016
BACARDÍ InstantDJ Instagram Story

we got to make this cool instagram thingy - an actually scratchable dj's deck - for bacardi last week. thanks to our pals at BBDO Worldwide , you'll be able to scratch on bacardi's IG account until tomorrow.
AGENCY: bbdo / ny
DIRECTOR: neighborhood watch
MUSIC: tonefarmer

We turned our Instagram Story into a DJ simulator. Play it while it’s still up on Instagram. Search @BacardiUSA and tap our profile to DJ like a pro!

12/06/2016
KFC - "nashvillemania!"

did you know that pete campbell resigned the burger chef business just to start singing sam skarstad's songs for kfc? it's true. thanks as always to nicole/devin/ansel/eric/jason and all at Wieden+Kennedy
AGENCY: wieden + kennedy / portland
DIRECTOR: tom kuntz
MUSIC: tonefarmer (sam skarstad)

11/18/2016

skitz-ing out here, 'farmside, on a friday afternoon......

11/14/2016
SILK - "do plants"

we got so bananas this summer that we forgot to show you the tweaked out noises jimmy made for the awesome new(ish) silk campaign! thanks to pat, bo, jeff, joe, and team at Fallon...
AGENCY: fallon / minneapolis
DIRECTOR: whitelist
SOUND DESIGN: tonefarmer (jimmy harned)

10/26/2016
KFC - "private room"

crispy colonel and friends get themselves a private karaoke room.....
AGENCY: wieden & kennedy / portland
DIRECTOR: jeff low
MUSIC: tonefarmer (joe spallina)

jared created the torch n' twang behind kfc's latest colonel - vincent kartheiser.  more to come, but here's the introdu...
10/17/2016
Pete Campbell (Vincent Kartheiser) Is KFC's Latest New Colonel

jared created the torch n' twang behind kfc's latest colonel - vincent kartheiser. more to come, but here's the introductory spot, "nashville secret". wouldn't have happened without jason, devin, karl, ansel, eric, nicole and the team at Wieden+Kennedy
AGENCY: wieden + kennedy / portland
DIRECTOR: tom kuntz
MUSIC: tonefarmer (Jared Hunter)

Pete Campbell (Vincent Kartheiser) Is KFC's Latest New Colonel

10/14/2016
AMERICAN DREAMS

if you loved "showfolk", you're gonna go nuts for "american dreams", our latest collaboration with the esteemed Ned McNeilage. this trailer gives a quick feel, but the entire short-subject documentary is really beautiful and inspiring. it's coming to a film fest near you soon!
FILM: american dreams
DIRECTOR: ned mcneilage
MUSIC: tonefarmer

10/03/2016
NY LIFE - "welcome to the world"

Casey Smith and demetri martin heard you might be having a baby?
check out their advice for you in this fun new work for ny life from chad, lincoln, hope, andy, jonathan and team Anomaly
AGENCY: anomaly
DIRECTOR: kim nguyen
MUSIC: tonefarmer (casey smith)

09/23/2016
NCAA - "done"

as a woman owned business, we were particularly psyched about our latest collaboration with SS+K for the ncaa featuring misty may treanor, nneke ogwumike and natalie coughlin... with musical badassery from our own jimmy harned. big ups to pamela, alyssa, elena, bobby and john!
AGENCY: ss+k
DIRECTOR: samuel bayer
MUSIC & SOUND DESIGN: tonefarmer (jimmy harned)

09/20/2016
KFC - "karaoke"

chris p. colonel sings joey's ode to chicken littles, karaoke style! huge thanks to jennie, jason, eric, ansel, devin and Wieden+Kennedy team for allowing us to create this madness with you......
AGENCY: wieden & kennedy / portland
DIRECTOR: jeff low
MUSIC: tonefarmer (joe spallina)

tonefarmer turns fifteen years old this month!!!!!
09/12/2016

tonefarmer turns fifteen years old this month!!!!!

08/03/2016
07/25/2016
HPE - "magic number"

here's some recent work from our buddies at bbdo...... it's not guesswork, it's analytics. and jared!
AGENCY: bbdo/ny
DIRECTOR: framestore/murray butler
MUSIC& SOUND DESIGN: tonefarmer (jared hunter)

a day of rest.
07/14/2016

a day of rest.

another summer, another sojourn to the ad olympics in cannes. le sigh.....  thanks to our partners and pals for the fun ...
06/29/2016

another summer, another sojourn to the ad olympics in cannes. le sigh.....
thanks to our partners and pals for the fun hang!

06/24/2016
SILK/NUTCHELLO - "you time"

we love when our Fallon friends get really, REALLY weird. thank you to erin, jay, patrick, charlie and jeff for inviting us in. you had us at "deeper". (actually, you had us at "take").
AGENCY: fallon
DIRECTOR: nomint
MUSIC & SOUND DESIGN: tonefarmer (casey smith)

fancy af at ad prom #aicp #aicpawards #tonefarmer #bfg9000
06/10/2016

fancy af at ad prom #aicp #aicpawards #tonefarmer #bfg9000

you love us for our music and sound design, but you love us for our interactive restroom library....
06/08/2016

you love us for our music and sound design, but you love us for our interactive restroom library....

get a load of B, spinnin' last night at Sehiii in BK
06/02/2016

get a load of B, spinnin' last night at Sehiii in BK

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