This new site, called The Sound and the Foley, is dedicated to identifying and researching the history recycled sounds and melodies. From the Wilhelm Scream to the “Shave and a Haircut” ditty, these sounds are famous and ubiquitous, and yet we usually know nothing about them.
And have you ever tried searching Google for a series of notes you know nothing about? It’s tough.
The first couple posts are live now. Go have a look!