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#MuseumWeek – Cities and Memory’s museum highlights

This week, Museum Week is being celebrated around the world, so we thought we’d take the opportunity to assemble the highlights of our field recordings and reimagined sounds from various museums and exhibitions around the world. Here are the Cities and Memory museum highlights for #MuseumWeek 2015. Enjoy! – The British

Free Cities and Memory album – the best of 2014

Following hot on the heels of our Hamburg-based album Erinnerungen an eine Stadt, we’re pleased to offer up the first in (hopefully) a series of free downloads highlighting the very best of Cities and Memory. It’s been quite a first year for us, with 60 contributors, sounds spread across 23 countries

An oasis of calm in a busy city in India

This morning we pay a visit to the Indian Museum in Calcutta, thanks to regular contributor Moumita Roy, who sends in two sounds from this interesting space. She says: “The Indian museum is located in Park Street, one of the busiest spots in  the city.The reason I chose to record the

Spiritual sounds from New Taipei City

Today’s sounds are from India-based sound recordist Moumita Roy, who submits this hypnotic prayer chant from the Ci-Hui temple in Banqaio, New Taipei City, recorded during a trip in December 2013. The remixed version is a woozy, dreamy reworking of an already pretty special sound. Field recording:   listen to