Dr. Marcus Leadley is a sound artist, composer, researcher and curator whose work explores the relationship between sound and place. He is the Studio Manager at Goldsmith’s Electronic Music Studios and also works as 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, acoustic ecology and ecoacoustics. Marcus is a former Editor of Guitar & Bass magazine in the UK and Studio Manager at Trackdown Digital in Australia.