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Special dare: celebrating 10 years of Freesound !!!

Yes, it is true: Freesound is 10 years old! I am launching one of our friendly competitions celebrating the occasion. Find out more and get involved: http://www.freesound.org/forum/dare-the-community/37610/

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Dare 30 – Support the developers

Hello Freesounders Sometimes I promote the Freesound Dares (our friendly competitions) here on the main page. But sometimes I forget… So, I am trying to make up for it, because this dare is definitely worth promoting. This time the dare … Continue reading

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Dare-28 – a chance to have your music played on an online radio

Hello Freesounders Just thought I would post here to raise awareness of the dare that is currently going on. The entry voted the best piece will be played on an online radio. It could be yours! Read here for details … Continue reading

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It’s alive!

The dares are comming back to life! So Freesounders, I dare you to participate… http://www.freesound.org/forum/dare-the-community/34322/

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Can you beat this?

We know you beatbox. Yes you… Yes, we mean YOU! We know you beatbox in the shower, or maybe in the car (as you listen to the radio waiting for the green at the traffic lights). Some of you are … Continue reading

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The fear of the dares !

Be afraid!…. Be very afraid! Because the Dares are back! And this month we celebrate Halloween so we await for your scary entries… if YOU dare! Muaah ah ah ah ah ! http://www.freesound.org/forum/dare-the-community/32980/

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The Sound Museum

What if there was a place where sounds could be stored for future generations, like objects in a museum? Wait a minute… There is such a place: Freesound! I could ramble on and on about this but I won’t. Please … Continue reading

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Our friendly competitions (the Dares) roll on…

This is really a short post aimed at anyone who has not yet heard of the ‘Dares’. These are friendly competitions that I run once a month. The themes change with every dares, essentially you are asked to do something … Continue reading

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Dare 10 “The minimalist half-dozen ” is now open!

At the moment the votes for dare 9 are being counted and considerable computing power is being used to calculate the points for each participant (what a complicated points system that was!) While this takes place in the background, the … Continue reading

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Meet the daredevils !

Dear Freesounders, We have recently closed dare 8. It was the first dare to hold a vote for the best entry. Here are the results: 1ST schluppipuppie 67 points 2ND hoscalegeek 63 points 3RD Thatjeffcarter 59 points 4TH afleetingspeck 58 … Continue reading

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