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  1. James Murphy Wants to Change the Subway's Tonal Sounds

    James Murphy Wants to Change NYC Subway’s Beeps 

    The subway turnstiles in New York City’s subway system are famous for their harsh tonal beeps but the LCD Soundsystem front man wants to improve them. In the Subway Symphony campaign launched today, the 45-year old musician says he’d love to create music specific to different stop signs and debuted possible samples. One problem he might face is the current subway tones are there for persons with disabilities to know if and when a card has sufficient fare. But Murphy and his partners are working with the MTA to work with this issue.  

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