Kelly Bailey has a background as a singer, songwriter and guitarist for local bands in Seattle, Washington. He was a product unit manager at Microsoft and he has a background in programming that encompasses consumer multimedia, database engines and networking. At Valve Software, he initially worked full time on engineering. After submitting a five-song demo CD to the company, he was put in charge of the music and sound effects for the 1998 Valve first-person shooter smash Half-Life. He also wrote the code that allowed the Half-Life characters to speak and implemented the software DSP system that provides reverb and echo effects. Kelly Bailey is also the lead singer for a Seattle band Lucy's Fishing Trip.
Around March 2011, Kelly Bailey left Valve with colleague Mike Dussault to work on their project Sunspark Labs LLC, launched in December 2010, developing iOS applications, their first being "Morfo", released in June 2011.
Kelly Bailey Discography
|Kelly Bailey||Half-Life (Album)||Sierra On-Line, Inc||Europe||1998||Sell This Version|
|Kelly Bailey||The Soundtrack Of Half-Life 2 (Album)||Valve Corporation||US||2004||Sell This Version|
|Kelly Bailey||Half-Life 2: Episode Two Soundtrack (Album)||Buka Entertainment, Valve Corporation||Russia||2007||Sell This Version|
|none||Kelly Bailey||Half-Life 2: Episode One Soundtrack (Steam Version) (10xFile, MP3, Album, 320)||Valve Corporation||none||US||2014|
|none||Kelly Bailey||Half-Life: Initial Encounter (CD-ROM, Promo)||Sierra On-Line, Inc, Valve Corporation||none||US||1998||Sell This Version|