Filename: Walthamstow market
Classification: Economic > Market traders
Recorded by: IM Rawes
Recording date: 16 August 2008
Description: Street traders' and shopkeepers' cries at Walthamstow market, north-east London. Street traders cry their wares and banter with customers. A man encourages passersby to enter a butcher's shop with a rapid stream of sales patter. Edited down from a 30-minute recording, with the individual extracts cross-faded.
Technical guff: Head-worn stereo. Sonic Studios DSM-6S/EH mics and PA-3SX preamp. Edirol R09-HR digital recorder.
Additional notes: None.