Secret Sound

    Whoa! A THIRD winner in 2018 ... you guys are killing it!!
    Virginia Quinonez from Nashville kicked her 2018 off right when won $1,381 on January 8 when she guessed the sound was running in corduroy pants!
    And then Derek Whisenhunt from Delight won $121 when he correctly guessed the next sound as sharpening a pencil!
    And then, April Almand from Prescott won $151 by telling us the sound was using an ice pick!

      So now we have ANOTHER NEW SOUND ... good luck!

    The Sound
    Weekday mornings at 7:20 with the HOT FM Morning Crew - it's your chance to score big cash!  
    Correctly identify the sound and you win all the money! (Don't play the sound too loudly ... it's supposed to be soft.)
    Click Play above to hear the current Secret Sound. Listen as many times as you need, and if you think you know what it is, enter below for a chance to play and win!

    Enter To Play

    Get set to win the HOT FM Big Money Secret Sound. Fill out the the info below and that's all you need to do ... then Cliff and Sharon will call you to play! Good luck and thanks for listening.


    Incorrect Guesses

    Closing a book

    Someone stapling paper

    Popping something really softly

    A snare drum

    A car door shutting

    Striking a lighter

    Somebody thumping somebody

    A kiss (like a smacking kiss)

    A soft footstep

    Hitting a fly with a shoe, against a table or a wall

    Somebody stomping their foot

    Beating on a wooden barrel with a bat

    A typewriter key being pressed

    Striking a match on a matchbox

    Dropping a bag

    Ticking of the hands on a clock

    Falling snow

    Automatic car locks on a car

    Taking a picture with a camera

    Opening a pocket knife

    A mailbox closing

    Snapping your fingers

    Locking a door

    Dropping a newspaper on a porch

    A ball coming out of a pitching machine

    Locking your phone

    The wind blowing a limb against the window

    Closing the lid of a sports water bottle

    Using a nail gun

    An air nail gun

    A baseball hitting a glove

    Opening a microwave

    A shovel going into the ground

    Pulling a tab on a coke can

    Closing a glove compartment

    A cabinet door shutting

    Shoveling dirt

    A button snapping

    An old typewriter key

    A hacky sack falling to the ground

    A single shot from a CO2 powered paintball gun

    A staple being removed from a piece of paper

    Flipping a circuit breaker

    Checking the air pressure in a tire

    Opening car door

    The snapping of a binder

    Striking a match

    Opening a soda bottle really quickly, hearing the fizz and then putting the lid back on

    A car door shutting

    A refrigerator opening and shutting

    A book being stamped

    A tennis ball dropping

    Your Twitter refreshing

    A paintball gun shooting

    A mouse click

    Closing a three ring binder

    Putting a needle on a record

    A dart hitting a dart board

    A hole puncher punching paper

    Pushing the button on a pen

    Punching a timecard into a time clock

    Setting a mousetrap

    Ticking of a clock

    A bag from the Baggo game hitting the board

    Turning a night light on or off

    A seatbelt clicking

    An old fashioned camera flash

    Striking a fire starter to get a spark

    Breaking a stick

    Toast popping out of an older toaster

    Closing a book

    Releasing an arrow from a bow

    Removing a stylus from a cell phone

    A dart hitting a dart board

    Scissors cutting hair

    Snapping or clapping a slateboard clapper

    A finger thump (flicking your finger)

    A circuit breaker tripping

    The locking mechanism on a washer

    An old style cash register, when the numbers pop up on the other side

    A laptop closing

    Unlocking a deadbolt lock

    A librarian stamping a book

    Using an antique calculator

    A deposit stamper, stamping on paper

    Trying to suck something out of your teeth

    A bolt lock on a door

    Someone punching a punching bag

    The click of a door

    An ear piercing gun

    A mousetrap going off

    Closing a cassette tape door

    Cracking an egg

    Clicking the safety off a gun

    Letting the oven door shut by itself

    Flicking a rubber band on a piece of paper

    An electric stapler

    Blowing the paper wrapper off a straw

    Closing the lock box, like at a post office

    A lamp turning on and off

    Breaking off a bit of scotch tape

    A turkey spitting

    Dropping a bag of ice on concrete

    Toast popping up

    A knock on wood

    A key strike on an electric typewriter

    Opening the latch on a briefcase

    Snapping closed a Tupperware lid

    Closing a briefcase latch

    The key flipping open on a car key fob when you push the button

    Blowing a kiss

    Clicking the button on a pen

    Piercing the foil on a keurig pod

    Lighting a pilot light

    Hitting a beach ball

    A big paper clip, when you hit the sides on the paper

    Firing a gun that's not loaded

    An axe chopping wood

    Tearing off a piece of toilet paper

    Tearing off a piece of paper towel

    Pulling a door open when it's sticking

    Unlocking an older generation iPod

    Tapping papers on a table when you're organizing them

    Turning on a light switch

    Pressing the key on a computer keyboard

    Pressing the key on a manual typewriter

    Locking a deadbolt on a door

    Kicking a door

    A balloon being popped from a distance with a sharp object

    The click of a 6 volt flashlight

    The sound the barrel makes when you use a combination lock

    An iPhone 8+ when you have the clicks turned on the keyboard

    A ballpoint pen retracting

    Snapchat sound

    A metronome ticking

    Punching a time card

    A tennis racket hitting the ball

    Switching on high beams

    Dropping a notepad on the floor or on a table

    Punching a time card

    Tapping a pen on a desk

    A pencil lead breaking

    The latch sliding into place when you close a door

    Shooting a staple out of a staple gun

    Taking a picture with your cell phone

    Pushing the ice/water selection buttons on the front of a fridge

    The little plastic bit on the end of the string of a venetian blind, hitting the blind or the window in the breeze

    A golf swing hitting the grass

    Closing the lid on an ice chest

    An airsoft gun

    Dropping a bag of money

    A suction toy when it pops back up

    Flicking a zippo lighter

    All saving water sprinkler

    A bad alternator on a car

    The rear of an [expensive] SUV closing

    Swatting something with a newspaper

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