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Sound Effects, Vol. 3
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(Cook Records, 2012), 42 mins
Cook Laboratories promises authentic, real sound effects recorded on-location for superior sound quality. You'll have your choice of music that stereotypically characterizes the nursery, the carnival, the old barroom, and the jungle, as well as musical snippets that evidently personify the 18th Century, dissolute...
(Cook Records, 2012), 42 mins
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Ionosphere
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(Cook Records, 1955), 26 mins
Did you know that the ionosphere makes noise? Or that that noise is actually possible to record? This recording shows that the ionosphere, part of the upper atmosphere that is ionized by solar radiation, can indeed be recorded. Here you have the opportunity to listen to the electrical static in stereo synchroni...
(Cook Records, 1955), 26 mins
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Science Fiction Sound Effects Record
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produced by Mel Kaiser, fl. 1958-1962 (Folkways Records, 1958), 31 mins

This eerie album opens with high pitched sounds followed by crackling and rustling noises. While what produced these noises is not identified, they are assigned possibilities such as “Sound of approach of Missile or Creature” and “Launching Site”: it is left to our imagination how these sounds were created...

produced by Mel Kaiser, fl. 1958-1962 (Folkways Records, 1958), 31 mins
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Sound Patterns
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(Folkways Records, 1953), 37 mins

As part of a Folkways Record science series, this compilation is divided into four sections: Natural, Musical, Location and Manmade Sounds. Recorded in 1953, the collection was considered a departure from other similar material: “Like photography and art “annuals,” each issue will include the most unusual —...

(Folkways Records, 1953), 37 mins
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Sounds of the Junk Yard
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produced by Michael Siegel, fl. 1964 (Folkways Records, 1964), 45 mins

Loud whooshing noises open the album giving the impression of perhaps waves crashing. The noise is in fact that of a blow torch! This interesting collection recorded by Michael Siegel enlightens the listener on the sounds of a 1964 Junkyard in Warren, Pennsylvania. Liner notes include information on what each soun...

produced by Michael Siegel, fl. 1964 (Folkways Records, 1964), 45 mins
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Sounds of the Office
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produced by Michael Siegel, fl. 1964 (Folkways Records, 1964), 37 mins

This mysterious album opens with banging and creaking and could be mistaken for a minimalist sound piece. It is in fact the sounds of an office from 1964. Rustling papers, draws closing, typing and footsteps are just a few of the sounds heard on this album. While letting the imagination run in identifying the soun...

produced by Michael Siegel, fl. 1964 (Folkways Records, 1964), 37 mins
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Sound Effects, Vol. 1
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(Cook Records, 2006), 33 mins
Cook Laboratories promises authentic, real sound effects recorded on-location for superior sound quality. From this first volume, you can choose between the warm-up and take-off sequence for jet aircraft or propeller aircraft, horse and carriage or two-cycle old fashioned gas engine, and crows cawing or a baby wa...
(Cook Records, 2006), 33 mins
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Sound Effects, Vol. 1: City Sounds
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(Folkways Records, 1958), 50 mins

This compilation of sounds from the city is divided into two categories: outdoor and indoor sound. Recorded in 1958 by Tony Schwartz for the purpose of using the noises for radio, TV, theatre and film, the sounds include such things as traffic noise (honking taxis, bus’s squeaking breaks etc.) and chattering in...

(Folkways Records, 1958), 50 mins
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produced by Alfred Wolfsohn (Folkways Records, 1956), 26 mins
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