John Peters is truly the King of SFX, having created and sold three sound effects libraries used in film and TV production throughout the world. His Sci Fi, Jurassic Dinosaurs & Other Fantastic Creatures, and Thrillers & Fantasies were as highly revered as those of Lucasfilm, Warner Bros, and Universal Studios. Today, John is composing some of the hottest Brazilian Sambas and Bossa Novas this side of a Rio de Janeiro Samba House. With a few SFX tricks still up his sleeves, we are psyched to receive anything John Peters is creating because we know it's gonna be a winner!
From hot salsas to reptile and bird sounds or outer space and Sci-Fi musical tracks, what’s not to love about the creative oeuvre of our masterful composer John Peters? After years of creating the hottest sound effects for Hollywood, sounds the studios scrambled to get their hands on, John now composes a wide variety of music and is currently specializing in Brazilian Sambas and Bossa Novas with a liberal dash of soul-funk.
John has created three sound effects libraries used in film and television production throughout the world: Science Fiction Sound Effects, Jurassic Dinosaurs and Other Fantastic Creatures, and Thrillers, Fantasies, and Hauntings. These libraries have been sold along side libraries by Universal Studios, Lucasfilm, Warner Bros., Disney and others. We are honored to have John Peters as one of our most masterful artists and composers!
Let there be dancing! Grinning skulls, Rib-Tickling Spine-Tingling! Skeleton boys and girls necking! 1940s 1950s Disney or Max Fleicher-type of song that's really cute, sweet campy innocent & fun. "It's such a fright to be out at night, with ghouls and ghosts and wolves that bite!" Hilarious indeed! Male Vocals, Horror, Halloween Whimsical
High energy Brazilian Soul Samba with a dash of American funk. One of our most popular tracks! Flirtatious, sassy, funky and wild! Soul Samba at its best. Late night at the Samba Houses in Rio, street fair, Carnivale celebration, partying into the nights on Ipanema Beach. Bouncy sexy exotic, Instrumental, Brazilian, Samba
Ethereal New Age track with beautiful piano melody creates a sense of serenity. Ideal for tender scenes of love and romance. Mellow and sentimental, loving couple celebrating an anniversary. Still standing through life's challenges, and still in love. Serene and confident, beautiful and uplifting. Instrumental, Spiritual, Inspirational
Picture the craziest, wildest chase scene ever! Innercity, back alley, Latino gang war low riders. Urban chaos, cops chasing crooks on-foot with musical twists & turns, running a mad obstacle course. Dizzying car chase, mob action, CSI ambient lab, body count, evidence, romcom, Rio speed dating, Instrumental, Action, Theme Crime
Flowing Brazilian Samba rhythms and melody with a Caribbean flavor and some American funk on the electric bass. Syncopated fun! Flirtatious, sassy, funky and wild! Soul Samba at its best. Late night at the Samba Houses in Rio, street fair, Carnivale celebration, partying, late nights Ipanema Beach, Instrumental, Tropical, Caribbean Music
A kaleidoscope of sci-fi, fantasy, and horror sound effects, including monsters, screams, mad scientist's laboratory, "feeding time for mother's little brood," whirling axes thrown, and much more! Horror & Halloween, Halloween horror
Bright bouncy short rendition of the classic roaring twenties song and dance number. Great fun, filled with razz-a-matazz... Wild dancing, hot video, retro fashions, fast food, 20s era clubs and speakeasies. Big city clubs, country clubs, TV shows of the day, documentaries. Instrumental, Americana, Americana
Sassy and earthy! Bouncy Brazilian rhythms plus thumb-popping American funk bass. Samba rhythms and melody with a Caribbean flavor and some American funk on the electric bass. Syncopated fun! Flirtatious, funky and wild! Soul Samba at its best. Late night Rio Samba Houses in Rio, Instrumental, Brazilian, Samba
Name of track provides description. The name refers to "small" flamethrower but it actually sounds good-sized and powerful. A full two minutes of these bursts of various lengths were provided because every single instance has new and different dynamics. Weapons, Flamethrowers
This is a strange, exotic mood piece. Rhythmically it's a soulful and funky R & B track, but it flows with a haunting melody and is perfect for providing background in dramatic scenes. It's flavor suggests unusual locals. Instrumental, RnB, Smooth Soul
Haunting, deep romantic or possibly tragic, dramatic mood piece. Flowing Classical piano melody, tender and loving. Soundscape or background for Film TV Soap Opera Medical Drama or a mature love story. Flashbacks, lovers' reunion, departures, delicate moments, realizations, starting over, a new day, Instrumental, Dramatic, Ethereal Music
This one really has to be heard. It's indescribable. A great sci-fi effect. A very organic, analog kind of electronic sound, suggesting a vacuum tube amplifer being heavily overloaded. Science Fiction,
Wild, hot fun samba with a splash of American Funk injected into the Brazilian rhythms. Perfect for an up-to-date version of Carnival Day in Rio di Janeiro! Steel drums add a dash of Caribbean flavor. Instrumental, Brazilian, Samba
The Blue Danube Waltz played on bagpipes. Theatrical, Broadway or stage play. World Beat. Sweet vibrant cinematic. Traditional fun wholesome families and children, commercial, advert, corporate promo or website. Instrumental, Classical, Classical, Johann II Strauss
A happy, care-free Bossa Nova, perfect for sitting back on the beach sipping milk out of a coconut under a palm tree. Here's a song that's perfect for letting all your cares fall away and just walking on air! Instrumental, Brazilian, Bossa Nova
This "enhanced" toilet flush sound effect was created by John M. Peters for a stage production of The Wiz where the wicked witch gets flushed down the toilet. "What a world, what a world!" (What a toilet!), Ringtone, Novelty
A hip-hoppin' hand-clappin' fine funkin' percussion dance track, used for a production of The Wiz where the Wicked Witch was gettin' down while rising up through the floor. But this version has a vocal repeating/rapping "Fee Fi Fo Fum, Look Out Now Cause Here I Come". Instrumental, Hip Hop, Rap (pending)
A hip-hoppin' hand-clappin' fine funkin' percussion dance track, used for a production of The Wiz where the Wicked Witch was gettin' down while rising up through the floor. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Hip Hop Instrumental
We are Borg, but we're not boring! A parody of one of our favorite Star Trek-The Next Generation entries. Locutus of Borg! (We think Picard should have stayed Borg and run the Enterprise that way.), Comedy,