Experience "the Difficult Listening Channel" podcast where the sounds in my head become the sounds in yours.
No instrument is safe. No toy left unbroken!
The quest for new sounds has led me to this - circuitbending. Also known as taking electronic devices apart and rewiring their guts in order to make bizarre, mutant noises that were never intended by the original designers.
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Destroy cassette tapes and get some awesome, mutated new sounds. It's fun, easy and I show you how to do it effectively. Pictures and audio examples right now.
More wavs to download!
These come from Michael Oster's original recordings and you're free to use them as you wish. These are 'wav' files, CD quality 16 bit, 44.1k. and are not available in any of my commercially released products.
Remember to "save to disk" when you download these wavs.
carhorn01.wav - 450k - quick honk from car horn outside w/city ambience.
lightbird.wav - 1.2 Mb - small bird calls; outdoors.
metalhit.wav - 75k - 'crack' sound from small newspaper vending machine door.
smallbus.wav - 880k - small bus passes L to R in city.
truckpass.wav - 1.6 Mb - truck passes L to R in city plus distant cars/ambience.
truckreverse.wav - 1.1 Mb - large truck in reverse with 'warning' sound. scrapyard ambience around.
deconGTR.wav 156k - this is a mono sound effect of a short, densely edited, deconstructed guitar strum from a microcassette tape I made in 1990. The sound is full of stutters and digital whine.
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Here are some free sounds.
You can use them in your work (even if it's commercial, broadcast, or podcast). All I ask is that, if possible, you mention or credit F7 Sound and Vision and/or a link to this site be placed somewhere in your project or on your site(s). Fair enough?
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