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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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    carloshenriqs 6 months, 3 weeks ago

    Thank U <3

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    Teddy1282 7 months ago

    I'm using this for a game! Thank you!

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    zammrok 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    cooooooooool!!!!!!!

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    Simulacruw 9 months, 4 weeks ago

    Really great sounds!

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    VoluntaryZonkey 1 year, 1 month ago

    Hey, you don't happen to have this without crickets do you? Just the suburban night ambience? Thanks!

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Type
Wave (.wav)
Duration
01:34:550
Filesize
15.9 MB
Samplerate
44100.0 Hz
Bitdepth
16 bit
Channels
Stereo
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