John Telaak is the songwriter, producer, and sound effect/foley engineer behind the indie project Light Box Therapy. He's worked with Armand Petri (Goo Goo Dolls, 10,000 Maniacs, Sixpence None The Richer) and Fen Ikner (Calexico). John scores films and ghostwrites for others, and he's had placements on NBC's Last Call With Carson Daly and many other TV shows on The Discovery Channel, The Military Channel, Nat Geo, TLC, Bravo, The Sundance Channel, ESPN, and the 2013 Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Awards as well as documentaries and indie films.
Light Box Therapy, with John Telaak at the helm, is focused on creating original music and SFX for Film, TV, and other media productions. John has an original unorthodox way of film scoring that incorporates several elements to create a collage of sounds that sounds fresh and unique.
A very odd pulsing and swooshing sound that could be used to sound like a pack of aliens/gremlins communicating, spaceship background noise or many other scifi sounds. This is a long track and can be edited easily. Science Fiction Sound Effects, Alien electronics
A Chef chopping vegetables with a sharp knife on a cutting board, occasionally scraping cut vegetables off to the side. Great for anything food related and perfect for a Chef or cooks ringtone. Kitchen Sound Effects, Food prep
A spaceship, UFO or futuristic aircraft idling or running for 5:47. Great for an old school Scifi movie or anything else that needs a spaceship sound. This effect has a bit of a pulsing sound that repeats throughout. Science Fiction Sound Effects, Spaceship hums
A serious tropical storm or category 1/2 Hurricane with rain and occasional other noises. Three plus minutes long and recorded from a live storm. Could be used in several types of visual or audio media. Nature Sound Effects, Storm sounds
A large passenger plane waiting on the runway for 1:12 to take off. This could be used as background noise for an airport scene as well as various other media uses. Even as a ringtone. This track can be easily edited. Aircraft Sound Effects, Aircraft
A private jet waiting on the runway to take off for just shy of five minutes. This could be used as background noise for an airport scene as well as various other media uses. Aircraft Sound Effects, Aircraft
A Chef cutting vegetables on a cutting board with a sharp knife. Chef occasionally moves cut vegetables to the side with knife. Great for cooking, food prep, kitchen or scenes involving a Chef or cook. Kitchen Sound Effects, Food prep
A person cooking an egg in a frying pan. Sets frying pan on burner then cracks egg on rim and opens egg into hot skillet. Nothing but sizzling for the most part. Great for food prep scenes, ringtones or even scenes involving heat or fire. Kitchen Sound Effects, Cooking
A brand new Harley Davidson 883N idling an revving engine occasionally. Could be used for other motorcycles and even sounds a bit like a tractor or ATV when idling. Great for scenes involving motorcycles or even a tractor/construction equipment scene. Motorcycles Sound Effects, Harley Davidson
Tuning an acoustic guitar while tightening strings to tune to A. Person tuning strums a C chord at end. Great for any scene involving a Band, guitar player, singer songwriter etc. Ambience Sound Effects, Bar and pub ambience