Freesound Project

The Freesound Project


The Freesound Project is a collaborative database of Creative Commons licensed sounds. Freesound focusses only on sound, not songs. This is what sets freesound apart from other splendid libraries like ccMixter. New to this site? Read the What is Freesound page to learn more!


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Mar 2, 2011 :: Possible downtime tomorrow morning (GMT-1)

Tomorrow in the A.M. (GMT -1) there is the possibility that will be down for a few hours. If we are unlucky in the server hardware changes we are about to do, it might be longer. Keep your fingers crossed!

Oct 3, 2010 :: Freesound API

A small note that the first (alpha!) version of the freesound 2 API has been released. If you are a developer and would like to use freesound for fun sound experiments, give it a spin:

Note that until freesound 2 is released it is Subject To Change!

For requests, comments or bugs use our mailing list:

Sep 11, 2010 :: and

Please have a look and vote: soundcloud and freesound integration

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