Waterphone: How scary noises are made in every movie.

via Reddit

Invented and developed by Richard Waters, a waterphone is a type of atonal acoustic musical instrument consisting of a stainless steel resonator bowl or pan with a cylindrical neck and bronze rods of different lengths and diameters around the rim of the bowl. The resonator may contain a small amount of water giving the waterphone a vibrant ethereal sound that has appeared in movie soundtracks, record albums, and live performances.s.

Redditor callum202 is a cruel, cruel man: “I’d love to hide in some dark place like a parking garage, in the early morning, with one of these and when the night shift workers go to their cars just play all these sounds…”

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