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The sound of the underground: The audio identity of the London's transport system

Over 150 years ago, the London Underground set a new benchmark for transport communication design. Harry Beck's iconic map and Edward Johnston's were replicated around the world and their core elements remain in London underground’s design today. As companies become more aware of sonic signage and voice, we review the sound of the tube, which carries 1.37 billion travellers every year.