You can hear ambiences from all over the world, to include London, Singapore, Shanghai, Roman and Japanese shores, several international airports, and even some fictional cities in sci-fi worlds. You can also hear libraries featuring a Toyota Prius, Mazda 6 and a scrapped ’97 Honda Accord, as well as recordings of seagulls and a person counting in English. Plus, listen to 3 drama-packed atmospheric libraries with sinister soundscapes, crime show-inspired tension, and psychological horror textures.
Also, be sure to check out two complete bundles by Audio Hero and New Sound Lab and an animal-focused bundle by Soundholder. Happy listening!
'2016 Toyota Prius' by Kaibrary is a collection of sounds of a 2016 Toyota Prius from 7 onboard channels covering two perspectives of the motor engine, electric engine, tailpipe, wheel well and a stereo interior. Included is a collection of Foley of doors, shift knobs, etc., and various pass bys from two perspectives.
'Shanghai Ambiences' by Sun Smile Island features this fascinating city, full of the old and new, with towering skyscrapers looming over winding residential lanes and streets full of rattling old bicycles and noisy trucks alongside electric scooters and nearly silent electric cars. You'll also hear interior and exterior walla, parks, birds, restaurants, metros, and more.
'Sonikscape' by SampleTraxx has intense underscore, dark atmospheres and abstract textures. This collection comes packed with cinematic soundscapes, vocal atmospheres, textures of processed flutes, ghost breaths and vocal effects, dark oscillations and subsonic frequencies, bowed cymbals, psychological screeches, and more.
'The Case' by MatiasMacSD is inspired by crime/investigation movies and TV series with 185 sounds aimed to enhance the tension and drama. You will find deep bass loops, powerful percussion loops and cinematic melodies, as well as soundscapes and atmospheric elements for a mixture that is great for sound designers and musicians alike.
'Rituals' by SampleTraxx is a toolbox of dark and ominous production elements, organic and hybrid instruments and highly stylized cinematic sound design. Perfect for modern horror trailers and suspenseful scores, you'll hear eerie violin phrases, sinister soundscapes, dramatic benders, destructive glitches, distorted synths, heavy hitting elements, clocks and more.
'Ancient Sea Ruins' by PMSFX is a collection of 53 minutes of detailed sea ambiences - free of city noise and recorded in 192kHz. You'll hear gurgling, lapping, large and subtle swells, waves splashing on Roman ruins, water movement between rocks, peaceful lapping, and unique-sounding wave patterns.
'Shores Island' by Anti-Node Design includes ORTF, spaced Omni and wide A-B sounds of beaches, cliffs, harbors and boats around Oshima Island, Japan. While the calm beaches have relaxing atmospheres, the cliffs sound aggressive as if onboard a ship. The rocky beaches also create colorful sounds.
'Residential Seagulls' by GainWalkers features 18 stereo tracks of seagulls in a residential area. All recordings have been taken from backyards where the city noise is very close to zero, mainly from sunrise and sunset, though there are some night recordings. These recordings focus on seagulls, but they also have a few sparrows, doves and magpies as well. Seagulls vocalizations include classic screams, throaty and raspy calls, laughing sounds and mews from individuals and flocks from various perspectives.
'Modular Explorations: Bristol' by Gregor Quendel is an adventurous library that investigates cinematic alien arcades and cities, deserted crystalline caverns, vast hives of digital insects, distressed metal impacts, and abstract user interface sounds. This library was created with Eurorack equipment (Mutable Instruments, Intellijel, Doepfer, Erica Synths, etc.) recorded into an Emu E5000 Ultra Sampler, then processed digitally using a variety of techniques and high-end effects.
'Mazda 6 III 2.0 Skyactive G' by Soundholder features recordings of the engine under the hood, mixed with exhaust during various driving scenarios and accelerations. In addition to engine recordings you'll find interior sounds recorded in sync with the engine. Additionally there are exterior passes in mono, stereo ORTF and stereo AB during passes. Last but not least, there are few Foley recordings for a total length of 104 minutes.
'The Counting Voice' by John Silke is a library with a man with a neutral English accent counting from zero to one hundred, in hundreds to one thousand, and in thousands to ten thousand. Using the various files you can concatenate the files to read any number between 0-10,999 (and beyond if you fancy some creative editing). All together you get 167 files that are useful for games, apps, infographics, television shows, countdowns - what have you!
'Sounds & Ambiences Of London Vol 2' by WW Audio consists of 101 great and sometime eclectic recordings from the English capital, getting you a total of 5.5 hours of atmospheric London sounds captured at famous locations. You'll hear ambiences from landmarks like Buckingham Palace, Heathrow Airport, Abbey Road Studios, St. Mary Le Bow Church, the Christmas markets, London Underground, and busy streets with distinct sirens.
'Airport Soundscapes' by AmbiSonic Libraries is a constantly updated library that has nearly 6 hours of high-quality sounds from 15 different airports all across the world. With over 24 GB, you'll hear sounds from the departure halls and arrival halls, inside private lounges and bathrooms, at the security check with rolling suitcases and beeping security scanners, announcements in different languages, and passengers waiting at the gates to board the aircraft.
'NSl Complete Bundle' by New Sound Lab includes all 15 New Sound Lab sound libraries with 1,821 files and 831 minutes of sound effects. This collection includes 'Analog Robots', 'Chorus Echo 501', 'Floppy Drives', 'Optical Drives', 'L.A. Freeways', 'Pacific Ocean', 'Rock Slides', 'San Antonio Creek', 'Spring Reverb', 'Wheels & Gears', and 5 others.
'Complete Audio Hero Sound Packs' by Audiohero features all 35 of their popular sound packs. In total this collection features an astounding 6,314 professionally recorded sound effects from a wide variety of categories like animals, cartoon SFX, crowds, military vehicles, fantasy, sci-fi, sports, sirens, underwater sounds, and more!
'Singapore City Soundscapes' by AmbiSonic Libraries explores Singapore as you've never heard it before! This massive library includes ambisonic, binaural and stereo soundscapes capturing the diversity of Singapore's lush sounds. You'll hear busy highways, crowded food markets, neighborhood basketball games at night, skate parks, horse races, city rain, the country's super efficient underground train station (MRT), and even loud military fighter jets and helicopters.
'Animals Bundle' by Soundholder is a collection of 5 sound libraries that focus on cats, cormorants, cranes, stags and honey bees. All together you'll receive over 300 minutes of these creatures with the meows of two very vocal cats, super close recordings of cormorants colonies, the calls of over 1,000 birds singing at once, sounds of charging, roaring stags, and perspectives from inside beehives. This is a highly detailed collection, so now is the perfect time to buy it!
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