Variety 2 Sound Effects

Variety 2 Sound FX Library

A bundle of mixed household, ambient, vehicle, and construction sound fx. Highlights of this starter sound library include babies, bones, brooks, cars, thunder, fireworks, and much much more.

  • 150 sound clips (track list).
  • 96 kHz, 24-bit stereo WAV files.
  • 2.19 gigabytes.
  • Professionally recorded, expertly mastered, and lovingly curated.
  • Instant, secure download.
  • Includes 3 formats of bonus metadata : Soundminer (19+), BWAV, MacOS Spotlight.




Read more about this collection in the sound library announcement blog post.

Variety 2 Sound Effects Includes:

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  • 30 foot wide medium-speed river rushing with a trickle, sparkling, in a loop
  • Burglar alarm whooping and rising quickly
  • Apartment fire alarm beeping tone in a loop
  • Sound design siren alarm warbling and pulsing and panning in a loop
  • 4 month-old baby crying frustratedly, bawl
  • 4 month-old baby crying frustratedly, wailing choppily
  • 4 month-old baby crying, overwhelmed
  • Balloon releasing air slowly and squeaky with complaining
  • Balloon rubbing back and forth quickly
  • Beard trimmer starting and running and shaving with grit then turning off
  • Answering machine beep
  • Opening a king beer can, crispy, D50
  • Opening a king beer can, slowly and carefully, D50
  • Bike bell hitting and ringing 1
  • Bulb bike horn honking fast and cheeky
  • Retro beehive blender running without carafe x2
  • Blender starting and running with pulsing varied
  • Woman in her thirties blowing her nose dryly
  • Bone breaking with a hard and aggressive snap x3
  • Bone snapping then rending slowly
  • Beer bottle opening with a bottle opener with hiss and burst
  • Craftex brad nailer firing crown staples into hardwood
  • Brook running and gushing over rocks
  • Gas brush chipper idling then grinding branches, D50
  • Bubbles in a tupperware container bursting succinctly
  • Man burping and belching, short and perky
  • Sound design airy button, pump and depress
  • Sound design buzzing button, nasal
  • Sports or basketball buzzer with reverb
  • Nikon DSLR D200 digital camera snapping a picture many times
  • Minolta XD5 camera shot 1
  • Aluminum soda can opening quickly
  • 2007 Toyota Tacoma car alarm honking
  • 2006 Chevrolet Impala passing by quickly with doppler horn
  • Small clock ticking in a loop
  • Philips percolator coffee maker gurgling breathily
  • Coins pour onto a wooden table staggered and hesitantly
  • Coins shaking in palm thick and collected
  • Coins inserting into a vending machine
  • Construction site inside a train station with hammering and sparse voices in the distance
  • Baggage claim conveyor belt, squeaky
  • Cork popping
  • Woman coughing with phlegm
  • Man coughing dryly and weakly
  • Crowd applause at a minor league baseball game cheering with air horn, satisfied
  • Applause inside surging with some muttering
  • Crowd cheering at a minor league baseball game with applause, air horns, shouts and a whoop, smug, base hit
  • Crowd cheering, 50 people, swelling with a whistle
  • Crowd of four people inside with an ecstatic cheer in celebration and laughing
  • Crowd in a Chinatown supermarket at checkout with Mandarin voices
  • Crowd in a food court with fast food restaurants
  • 13 year old Doberman collie barking slowly
  • Poodle barking short and cute
  • Doorbell chime with a single tone
  • Doorbell chime erratically with a single tone and long ring off 1
  • Eating and biting an apple and chewing slowly and crisply
  • Table fan turning on and running quickly with a whiz and whir then turning off
  • Booted footsteps in real powder-top, packed-bottom snow running by
  • Single Screech Bomb bombshell tube firework burst and whistle quickly, sweetener
  • Single Rainbow Mine with Whistle mortar tube firework launch, burst with a poof and strong whistle
  • Fair bingo and derby race games with balls rolling and male and female announcers
  • Fair crown and anchor games spinning left and right
  • Fair shooting gallery game with air guns and voices
  • Crystal high-toned Riedel wine glass hitting messily
  • Classic sound design laser gun shooting with a spit
  • Hammer hitting strongly and diminishing
  • Handcuffs locking sloppily
  • Metal hatch opening and closing with a groan, creak and squeak, various to slam, D50
  • Bell 222 helicopter idling and taking off
  • Jackhammer, narrow POV, working with a rattle and chatter in the medium distance, D50
  • Jackhammer, wide POV, working with a rattle and chatter in the medium distance, D50
  • FA-18 Hornet jet fighters passing by and swarming in the distance
  • Chef knife ringy sharpening with a rod sharpener quickly
  • Knife drawing with a raspy shing x2
  • Laser sword or lightsabre swinging in the air many times training and trying out the sword
  • Woman in her late twenties laughing hard reaction
  • Late thirties man chuckling and reacting and growing with scorn
  • Male thirty year old clown laughing and stuttering
  • Marbles pouring and cascading into palm
  • Marbles shuffling and rolling in palm
  • Woman in her late twenties moaning in pure pleasure like a porn star
  • Paper magazine page ripping in three stages
  • Cordless Panasonic telephone classic burble ring tone x3
  • Cordless Panasonic telephone bell ring tone x3
  • Cordless Philips 841 VOIP telephone ringing x3
  • Laser printer printing 10 pages then idling
  • Indy Lights race car before a turn passing by with backfire and downshifting
  • Indy race car on a straight passing by with backfire and downshifting 2
  • Clock radio scanning the FM band
  • Rain on leaves medium to heavy with some thunder peals
  • Calm urban rain
  • Record player needle dropping down at the head of a record breathily scratchily
  • Record player needle on vinyl scratching abruptly and hastily
  • Fair ride, The Zipper, swirling and hissing with crowd and screams
  • River and rapids running with a rush and wash in the distance
  • Epson flatbed computer scanner, narrow POV, scan, D50
  • Epson flatbed computer scanner, wide POV, scan 1, D50
  • Late thirties man screaming in surprise and terror, short
  • Musical thick-toned egg-shaped shaker shaking in a quick rhythm
  • Domestic shredder, narrow POV, 1 paper insert and shred, D50
  • Ambulance siren passing by cleanly
  • Late thirties man sneezing with a breath the a chew
  • Man sneezing and coughing x2 in the distance
  • Single Thunderbird mortar tube firework burst and crackle, pitched medium low
  • Steam from kettle whistling and surging strongly, then lifting off burner and diminishing, D50
  • Thunder crack with a huge crisp sound and background torrential rain
  • Thunder with rain bursting and grumble in the distance
  • Thunder rippling slowly with some rain and background cars
  • Thunder with soft rain pealing hesitantly and fading in the distance
  • Thunder with rain pealing slowly with a crackle in the distance
  • Thunder with rain pealing with a crackle contentedly in the medium distance
  • Traffic at a hill intersection with streetcar tracks, wide POV, medium with trucks toiling, D50
  • General Electric EMD SD40-2 freight train locomotives approach, pass and away, Neumann
  • Front-loading recycling truck compressing trash with air releasing insistently
  • Front-loading recycling truck compressing trash and bin bumping
  • Front-loading recycling truck grabbing a bin, lifting then dumping bottles shaking recklessly then down
  • Front-loading recycling truck grabbing a bin, lifting then dumping then down quickly then reversing impatiently with beeps
  • Front-loading recycling truck reversing with backing beeps and maneuvering and grabbing a bin, compressing trash, then lifting
  • Typing on a clicky keyboard with mouse clicks and a background hard drive
  • Late thirties male soldier saying, Copy, in a series with a radio effect
  • Late thirties male soldier saying, Over and out, x4 with a radio effect
  • PA announcement in an airport with a man saying, Baggage at carousel 6 and oversize, engaging, PA effect with reverb
  • PA announcement in an airport with a man saying, Final boarding call for United Airways, 2, PA effect with reverb
  • PA announcement in an airport with a man saying, Homeland security at orange, PA effect with reverb
  • PA announcement in an airport with a man saying, Preboarding to Miami, PA effect with reverb
  • PA announcement in an airport with a man saying, Unattended vehicles will be towed, 4, PA effect with reverb
  • PA announcement in a hospital with a man saying, Code blue ICU, PA effect with reverb
  • PA announcement in a hospital with a man saying, General surgery, x2, PA effect with reverb
  • PA announcement, transit, with a man saying, Last call for train 45 to Chicago, PA effect with reverb
  • Late thirties male police officer saying, 55 will you be 10 15 with 657Fs, x3 with a radio effect
  • Late thirties male police officer saying, All units respond, in a series with a radio effect
  • Late thirties male police officer saying, Officer is down request backup, x3 with a radio effect
  • Late thirties male police officer saying, Suspect is on 9th heading south, x4 with a radio effect
  • Volkswagon Jetta 2007 driver door closing and opening slowly (from the inside)
  • Man vomiting or puking in a toilet while choking and heaving and spewing
  • Walkie talkie talk button on and off quickly in the distance
  • Walkie talkie talk button on and off
  • Walkie talkie or two-way turning on beep
  • Water draining in a bath tub with a gargle, descending with a suck then stopping
  • Water boiling in a kettle with a shriek and gasp
  • Water from a sink faucet, narrow POV, running with air spurts sputter to flow, D50
  • Faucet water filling a glass sink basin
  • Water pouring into a beer glass
  • Woman in her forties whistling a wolf whistle or cat call slowly
  • Title whoosh with an airy doppler
  • Transition whoosh with a hollow glow swirling and building
  • Metal wind chimes ringing lightly
  • Metal wind chimes ringing steadily
  • Wind storm as heard from inside, moaning
  • Zipper on a leather bag opening briskly, body bag


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