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Working with found sounds can be a great way to find inspiration where you wouldn't otherwise expect it. Maybe tapping on your kitchen table is just the percussion sound you needed, or how about making a melody out of sound of clanging metal? In a new article, Computer Music Magazine offers 10 great tips for finding and finessing found sounds.