April 30th, 2008

This is a sound of crickets singing on a summernight in a town or in the suburbs. It's not directly recorded, but made of different sounds. I tried to make a realistic Hollywood night sound with crickets as they really sound in Southern California. So I found an easy on-line field guide of cricket species of the US. Then I checked some different common cricket species and saw a map of where they occur. Then I found out that this site, also had real recordings of those crickets occurring in Southern California or elsewhere. So I downloaded the right species and mixed them together and added a bit of background traffic and wind, and even a dog barking for more realism. It was actually really easy!!! So the result is a sound of the real cricket species that live in California. Perfect for hollywood films where night scenes are included!!! ALSO: When you use this for a film, soundtrack or something, I would very much like to see/hear it. Write a comment with a link here!Enjoy!!! :D I encourage you not to use this sound in projects and sounds that maybe are going to be sold due to copyright issues that could occur by doing so.


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    blessedhenry 2 years, 2 months ago

    it's really nice

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    iamadinosaur 3 years, 8 months ago

    Thankyou so much! Using it in a student play

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    almatma 4 years, 1 month ago

    Nice piece of work. I used it here, hope I credited you ok: https://vimeo.com/71674859. Thanks and cheers!

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    gameprogrammer 4 years, 3 months ago

    Thank you! Will use for my "mini game", that I'm Programming. i will post link when its done for you! :)

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    zjukaster 4 years, 10 months ago

    thank you!
    used for small personal project: https://vimeo.com/53196158

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