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Singapore Sounds

Too busy to blog post

Hi everyone!
It’s been awhile since I wrote my latest blog post.
I was busy and did not have time to update the blog.

I did travel to many places, and recorded great sound, I also launched new libraries on the Articulated Sound Website.

Brno Museum

Here a little recap of my itinerary since Morocco:

Even though I will post in depth about my visits in these places and the recordings I did,
here is a quick recap:

After Morocco, I stayed 2 months in Budapest, I needed to be stable for a longer period.
Then I went by bicycle along the Danube, to Bratislava, and Vienna. I went to some places in Czech Republic and in Slovakia, stayed in Brno for 10 days,  and Prague for 1 week.
After that  I went to Georgia (the country) for more than 1 month which I liked a lot (In Georgia, I went to Kutaisi, Mestia, Batumi and Tbilisi).

My Only Belongings! Nothing Else!

Then Athens in Greece, and one Mediterranean island called Santorini, Sofia in Bulgaria, Dubai in UAE, Jaipur in India (I stayed 2 weeks), Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, Bali in Indonesia, then Singapore where I am writing these lines.

 

fan sound recordingI also have recorded a lot of fans and HVAC which are featured in the new sound library “100 Fans, HVAC, & Mechanical Drones“.

More Regular Update Post

From now on, I will do more regular update, and most possibly with sound clips to hear from. Here is my plan in 2 steps:

1 Catch up the Session

I will blog post progressively with the latest material and places I’ve visited. Starting with the magnificent Budapest!

2 Post Regular Real-time Update

Then, I will be more vigilant on posting about my progression in real-time.

Hope you like it!
Excited about the next post!!
Cheers from Singapore

World’s largest palm grove!

Recording ambiences & specifics in the world’s largest palm grove, along the Draa valey! Superbe

Unfortunately, the Draa river, that is supposed to pass by the valley, is dry!
No water around! This is due to the dam located upstream at Ouarzazate.
I think it has been like that for 30 years now. But from time to time to let some water flow from upstream. I didn’t witnessed this.
However, local people have to find water for their agriculture, so they dig wells that can go as deep as hundreds of meters in the ground! (and thus draining the last drops from the groundwater)

These were nice recordings, even though a road is passing all along and the traffic resonates from the mountains around.
There were musicians playing traditional music, thus enriching the place with special local vibes.

Montreal 365 ambiences free download | gratuit

Montreal 365 project

Hi, I am so proud to present my newest sound library collection: Montreal 365!

It represents a work that spans over 5 years of recording!

I am happy to make available for free all the 365 ambiences in a low resolution format (mp3). The high resolution quality is available on Articulated website.

You can listen and download some of my recordings on the wonderful Montreal sound map! (thanks to the Stein brothers!) Check it out!

Furthermore, I’m giving away in one pack all the 365 ambiences (mp3 version only) right here :

Download all Montreal 365 low resolution MP3

(!Free to use in your project: the detailed licence)
Also if you use these sounds, you can credit us (but not mandatory) with a link to https://articulatedsounds.com

Happy listening!

Montreal Sound Recording

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the Sahara – Witnessing Quietude!

Sahara desert

It is remarkable to not hear any sound, and this is what I experienced in the desert! The sand absorbs any reverberation and any sound is dampened.

It was not all quiet though! At times I could hear distant motorbikes. And in the morning really sparse birds around the few trees in here.
The most notable sound comes from “wind”! It creates this noise from the motion of grains of sands but also the palms if there any trees here.

A truly great soundscape experience!

at night
the camp
me on my camel!

Walking to the water

walking desert

Walking in the mountains and finding water source in such dry place! We drank tea at Tizgui, I could record incredible frogs in the source canyon!

Madrid! La gran ciudad


The market , a nice place to get tapas, wine and  great crowd ambiences!!
Something’s happening in here!
After many difficult place to sleep in, dormitory and crappy places, I finally got a nice comfortable bed!