21. Sep 2018

Winner at the International Sound Awards 2018

Our sound production for the Hyundai Olympic Pavilion won an International Sound Award in the category “Soundscapes & Ambient Sound”.

18. Sep 2018

Transform Award Asia Pacific Nomination

Our audio branding for the Chinese company DiDi Chuxing was nominated for the Transform Award Asia Pacific. The app sound developed by why do birds can be heard more than 20 million times a day in China. You can read the whole case here.

4. Sep 2018

Lecture at the AS&S IFA event

Our Managing Director Alexander Wodrich delivered a speech on „Brand Communication in the times of Voice Control“ at the AS&S IFA-Event (http://www.ard-werbung.de/ass-radio-ifa-2018/) in Berlin. There was good discussion with Sven Oswald (RBB), Elisabeth Kirchner (RBB), Stefan Friedrich (Radio Energy), Mirja Seidel (AS&S Radio) and other experts.

16. Aug 2018

Red Dot “Best of the Best” Award for why do birds

The “GENESIS” audio branding, conceived and designed by why do birds won a “Best of the Best” Award at the Red Dot Awards 2018. This is the second time in a row that we have received the highest distinction from the Red Dot jury. Genesis is the luxury vehicle brand of the Hyundai Group.


In addition, the immersive acoustic staging we designed for the Hyundai Olympic Pavilion at the Winter Olympics 2018 in Korea also won a Red Dot Award.

8. Aug 2018

Jury Member for the Transform Award North America

Our Managing Director Alexander Wodrich has been asked to lend his expertise and judge the audio branding category of the Transform Awards North America 2018. The awards will be hosted in New York in October.

6. Jul 2018

International Sound Award Nomination

Our sound production for the Hyundai Pavilion at this year’s Winter Olympics in South Korea was nominated for the International Sound Award.

3. Jul 2018

Lecture at the Transform Conference in London

Alexander Wodrich speaks on July 3 at the Transform Conference in London about the Siemens corporate sound conceived by why do birds.

25. Jun 2018

why do birds develops brand sound for MAN ES

After an intensive rebranding process, MAN Diesel & Turbo became MAN Energy Solutions. We accompanied this process and developed a 360° brand sound. We are delighted about the successf252ul launch.

28. May 2018

Speaker at the “Entrepreneurs’ Forum on Design”

Alexander Wodrich speaks on June 12 at the “Entrepreneurs’ Forum on Design” in Bayreuth together with Michael Steingress (more than metrics), Alexander Schneider & Marcus-Aurelius Stavrakakis (rapitag), Robert Wiegärtner (Wiegärtner Visuals).

10. May 2018

German Design Award Nominee

The telephone portal of Deutsche Bahn, which we designed and continuously maintain, has just been nominated for the German Design Award 2019. The winners will be announced in autumn. We keep our fingers crossed!