PEOPLE SOMETIMES GET in touch asking if they can include this site’s recordings in artistic, musical or educational projects. It’s fine so long as the intended use is non-commercial and the London Sound Survey gets a credit – the watchword is posterity not prosperity. The site-wide Creative Commons licence helps clarify and formalise this.
Are you far enough along the geek spectrum to be intrigued by things like geology, subterreanean features and three-dimensional diagrams? Me too, so it was good to receive a request for some sounds from the digital artist Sandra Crisp. She’d already constructed an animated 3D model of London’s underground watercourses but needed to make a soundtrack for it.
Here’s the finished result – Sandra Crisp’s Mapping London’s Subterranean Rivers: