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A simple taxonomy for Freesound – Participate in the experiment

Hi everyone, We announce to you the launch of our web experiment Freesound Taxonomies on an sound taxonomy for Freesound. The Freesound Taxonomies experiment is a listening test in which you are asked to categorize a number of sounds into a set … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Sustainability Report 2022

Dear Freesounders, Welcome to our 2022 Sustainability Report! Here we give an update on how 2022 went for Freesound in terms of sustainability, and present our plans for 2023. You’ll see that most of the information is very similar to … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

In Memoriam: Freed Hartman (24 April 1963 – 1 February …

[Guest blog post by Riki Refaeli and David Talmor, Freed‘s family and friends] With great sorrow we part from Friedhelm Hans “Freed” Hartmann upon his tragic death, and provide this tribute to Freed and his many activities including his strong … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

New user interface pre-release

Hi everyone, I know it has been a while since the last update regarding the new Beast Whoosh user interface that we’ve been working on for the last… 5 years already! Well, now we’re getting reaaaally close to the final … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Preserving the Sunset Editorial Sound Effects Library from the USC …

[Guest blog post by Craig Smith] The “SSE” sound effects come from the Sunset Editorial collection which was donated to USC Cinema in 1990. Sunset Editorial had a low-key history in Hollywood. Not a lot is known about them. This … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Recent Additions

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A piano loop it is a little bit to long as I didn't take the time to reduce it, I …

September 23rd, 2023
2 more sounds from timouse in the last 48 hours
3 more sounds from hadescolossus in the last 48 hours
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These 3 sounds can be used as "oooh" or "eeew" sounds. They are free to use!

September 23rd, 2023
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