New Year’s London, UK, 2021, recorded from an open microphone in Kilburn, London. I used the built-in audio recorder in VLC media player to capture the streaming mp3 file from the URL on Locus Sonus Soundmap. The recording starts at approximately 11:54 PM, December 31st, 2020 and runs to about 12:02 AM, January 1st, 2021, London Time.
New Year’s Chicago, 2021, recorded from an open microphone somewhere in Chicago. The same technique was done for this recording as for London. I recorded from approximately 11:54 PM, December 31st, 2020 to about 12:04 AM, January 1st, 2021, Central Standard Time.
Here is my recording of New Year’s 2021 featuring the sounds of the celebration around midnight at my home in Seattle. The recording starts at about 11:54 PM, December 31st, 2020 and ends at about 12:15 AM, January 1st, 2021. I made the recording on my iPhone using my Shure MV88 stereo microphone.