Curriculum Vitaes

United beneath a fried egg, like two peas in pod, you could be forgiven for thinking that we had no independent lives before setting up in business together. Well, you are truly forgiven. If you’re a stalker, or obsessive about musical examination grades, you will find this your favourite page on the site.



Andrew “Barn” Barnabas



BornCroydon, May 1973

Education                 Leeds University (Bretton Hall) B.A. (Hons) Popular Music Studies

Trinity School, Croydon – 2 ‘A’ Levels, Music and Computing and 9 GCSEs including Maths, English                     and Music

Instruments          Piano, Drums and Oboe

Musical InterestsJazz, Funk, Ambient, Film Soundtracks, 70s disco

AchievementsGame Music Label with Boback Shasafdhari (Dens Design) working on the following titles: SWIV, Cool Spot, Aladdin, Double Dragon III, Pinball Dreams II & FIFA 96. Started Industry mailing list for game                 audio people called VGM in 1998. Became a BAFTA judge in 2000. Won 2 awards in 1990 and 1991 for                                                        best Amiga music. Regularly invited to talk at seminars / academic conferences and lectures.



Paul “Bob” Arnold




Born Great Wyrley, Nr Walsall in the Midlands, June 1972

Education University of York (Goodricke College) M.Sc music Technology

 University of Leicester (Nene College) B.A. (Hons) Combined Studies (Major: Music, Minor: Computing)

 Great Wyrley High School, Nr Walsall – 3 ‘A’ Levels, Music, Sociology and Economics and 13 GCSEs
including Maths, English and Music

Instruments Trumpet, Piano and Guitar

Musical InterestsMost musical styles but in particular Rock, Funk and classical

AchievementsBrass Band finalist at the National Festival of Music for Youth