Dr. Marcus Leadley is a sound artist, composer, curator and academic whose work explores the relationship between sound and place. A former Editor of Guitar & Bass magazine in the UK and Studio Manager at Trackdown Digital in Australia he has a background in audio engineering and music production. He currently works in the Electronic Music Studios at Goldsmiths, University of London and as a lead artist and consultant in relation to public art projects. Much of this practice is collaborative: working with other sonic artists, musicians or producers or with visual artists – for whom he can facilitate all aspects of live or recorded sound.
He holds a PhD is Sonic Arts and an MMus is Studio Based Composition. His research interests include phonography, soundscape composition and acoustic ecology.