Sound actions by category: Social 1
Sound action recordings are of sounds designed to affect people, including situations where many make sounds together towards a common goal. Often they're of voices, but they also include sirens, bells, fireworks and more.
BATTLE BONFIRE PARADE, SUSSEX 2008
Drumming practice Drummers from the Section 5 team practice before the parade begins.
Parade returns The bonfire parade makes its way back into the town centre.
Town centre parade The bonfire parade makes its first pass through Battle town centre.
LORD MAYOR'S SHOW 2008
Lord Mayors Cubs Cub Scouts wait for the procession, blowing whistles and kazoos.
Lord Mayors passing The procession passing by, recorded from a side-street off Ludgate Hill.
Lord Mayors setup Crash barriers are set up at Ludgate Hill along the procession route.
NOTTING HILL CARNIVAL 1984
Island jam session "This was recorded in a park . . . It was just some guys doing a casual jam with people standing around."
Reggae DJ "This was recorded in a street . . . It was one guy with a portable DJ setup along the side of the street when people were milling around."
NOTTING HILL CARNIVAL 2008
Channel One Channel One sound system plays roots and dub to a crowd of older reggae aficionados.
Dawn Ladbroke Grove People gather for the Jouvert parade at 6am around the north end of Ladbroke Grove.
Face Yaa Fear Face Yaa Fear carnival band and float go along Great Western Road.
Glorious Backstage Arts Glorious Backstage Arts carnival float and band in parade along the Great Western Road.
Jouvert Steel bands and revellers head down Ladbroke Grove.
Masquerade 2000 Masquerade 2000 carnival float and band in parade along the Great Western Road.
Peoples World People's World carnival float and band in parade along Great Western Road.
Saxon Sound Saxon Sound play roots and dub in a side street off Ladbroke Grove.
Scenario Scenario sound system plays dubstep to a young crowd on Portobello Road.
NOTTING HILL CARNIVAL 2014
Carnival 2014 Sunday parade An edited sequence of carnival mas band floats passing towards the south by the recording point on Chepstow Road.
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