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03 March 2010

Car wash in three acts

HAD WANTED TO do this for a while, record the sounds in a car wash, and today a friend was willing to take me through one inside his set of wheels. It’s more popular that way. Three extracts taken from a longer recording for different parts of the wash cycle:

Recorded with an Audio Technica BP4025 single-point stereo mic, which at just over £400 is a pretty good bit of kit, in my humble opinion.