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by Kevin MacLeod
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A collection of classical tracks recorded by Kevin MacLeod under the Creative Commons Attribution license. Famous pieces, including Richard Strauss' Also Sprach Zarathustra , and Tchaikovsky's Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, settle in nicely among Kevin Macleod's own compositions. Found at http://incompetech.com .
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Kevin_MacLeod/Classical_Sampler/
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by Death Grips
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by COOLRUNNINGS
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/COOLRUNNINGS/BABES_FOREVER/
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by TerbujurKaku
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Debut album of TerbujurKaku is a remix album fuses popular dangdut/disco koplo songs with breakcore and drum n' bass. Disko/dangdut koplo is a popular underground contemporary dance musicin Indonesia, similar like techno brega in Brazil.
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/TerbujurKaku/Megamix_Album/
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by Death Grips
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Death_Grips/Death_Grips/
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by Ultrabunny
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The first studio album from Ultrabunny - Connecticut's Elder Statesmen of Noise Rock. more info here : PLAY AT MAXIMUM VOLUME ALLOWED BY LAW. 01. Civilian Contracted Interrogator 02. Project Gemini 03. Controlled Flight Into Terrain 04. Lunch At The Modern 05. Squirrel Attack (schnauzer mix) 06. 391 Bowery 07. Three Gents In A Jam 08. The Thrill Of It All   ©2012 Ultrabunny. All songs by Bunny/Tent/Beest except "The Thrill of it All" by Bryan Ferry and "391 Bowery" by...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ultrabunny/The_Third_Ultrabunny_Album/
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by The Conet Project
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Now you will be able to hear this unique and extraordinary phenomenon for yourself, as Irdial-Discs releases THE CONET PROJECT: the first comprehensive collection of Numbers Stations recordings released to the public. This Quadruple CD is an important historical reference work for research into this hitherto unreported and unknown field of espionage. The CDs contain 150 recordings spanning the last twenty years; taken from the private archives of dedicated shortwave radio listeners from around...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/The_Conet_Project/The_Conet_Project/
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by John Harrison with the Wichita State University Chamber Players
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The Four Seasons (Italian: Le quattro stagioni ) is a set of four violin concertos by Antonio Vivaldi. Composed in 1723, The Four Seasons is Vivaldi's best-known work, and is among the most popular pieces of Baroque music. The texture of each concerto is varied, each resembling its respective season. For example, "Winter" is peppered with silvery pizzicato notes from the high strings, calling to mind icy rain, whereas "Summer" evokes a thunderstorm in its final movement,...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/John_Harrison_with_the_Wichita_State_University_Chamber_Players/The_Four_Seasons_Vivaldi/
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by DJ Donna Summer
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A bevy of remixes of the first song off DJ Donna Summer's "Panther Tracks" Please check the artists websites, they all rule: Aaron Spectre - http://www.myspace.com/aaronspectre Black Rabbit - http://www.myspace.com/theblackrabbitmyspace DJ C - http://www.myspace.com/djc Glowstyx - http://www.myspace.com/glowstyxxx Hard Off - hard.off@gmail.com Karsten Pflum - http://www.myspace.com/pflum Ladyscraper - http://www.myspace.com/ladyscraper Nero's Day At Disneyland -...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/DJ_Donna_Summer/Rock_Rock_Rock_Remixes/
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by Kevin MacLeod
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Kevin_MacLeod/Oddities/
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by junior85
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This music was made as part of a commission to create music utilising binaural beats. Each of these tracks are designed to bring brain activity gradually down to the level of deep relaxation.
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/junior85/Sleep_Music/
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by Martin Luther King
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These are speeches by American civil rights activist Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King . The first is King's infamous "I Have a Dream" speech delivered on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. on August 28, 1963. The second is a speech given January 14, 1968, at a demonstration supporting anti-war activitists, including singer Joan Baez , imprisoned at the Santa Rita Prison in California. The recording of Dr. King's speech was produced by Colin Edwards for KPFA radio the day...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Martin_Luther_King/The_Speeches/
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by TV Girl
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by Kevin MacLeod
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Great Jazz selections from Kevin MacLeod's royalty-free Creative Commons licensed website http://incompetech.com .
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Kevin_MacLeod/Jazz_Sampler/
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by The Womb
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by Custodian of Records
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Presented By Grandgood.com released 19 February 2013  all remixes, beats produced by The Custodian of Records.  Mastered By Michael "St Mic" Moxham  Cover By Set Rule and TCOR.  Logo & Title art By Sol Zalez
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Custodian_of_Records/The_Remixes_Vol_2/
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by Pablo Ribot
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Pablo Ribot's second release on S27 comes in the form of an homage to the Science retro-futuristic fiction genre of film and television. "Sci-Fi Vol.1" is the first instalment of a forthcoming three volumes coming over the next few months and the material featured on this segment is taken from archives of music created, composed and produced by Pablo Ribot between 2007 and 2008. It also features a brilliant blend of Electronic music fusing elements of glitch-hop, jazz and...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Pablo_Ribot/Sci-Fi_Vol1/
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by Silver Process
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FANTASTIC PLANET (1973) directed by   René Laloux La Planète sauvage AKA Fantastic Planet is a surrealist story based on the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia. Set in a far distant world human beings or "Oms"have been domesticated by the gigantic Draags. Wild Oms however are a problem and are exterminated by the dozen. One domesticated om Terr is able to escape his masters with a headset that puts information directly into the brain. Armed now with the Draags technology he leads...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Silver_Process/Fantastic_Planet/
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by Kimiko Ishizaka
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This is a new recording of J.S. Bach’s Goldberg Variations, BWV 988. Recorded by Kimiko Ishizaka on a Bösendorfer 290 Imperial in the Teldex Studio, Berlin, produced by Anne-Marie Sylvestre, this recording is the first fan-funded, open source, and completely free recording ever produced. Every part of it is free for you to use, share, and copy.  via Open Goldberg Variations Project
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Kimiko_Ishizaka/The_Open_Goldberg_Variations/
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by Various Artists
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Another New Year's Eve is upon us, a time to reflect on all that has happened in the previous year and to wonder about events yet to come in 2006. New Year's Eve is celebrated in so many ways around the world, it is truly a global time of reflection and anticipation. Here at Comfortstand, we decided to celebrate the changing of the year by asking artists from all over the world to take the song most associated in people's minds with New Years Eve (the old Scottish song 'Auld Lang Syne'), and to...
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by Scott Holmes
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Attention! For copyright reasons, please email me confirming the song/s you would like to use so I can give you permission.  scottianholmes@live.com Thank you.
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Did somebody order a pizza? Or, does someone need their sinks...unclogged? Whatever. The plot doesn't really matter. I'm here. Let's bump silicone in soft focus. Grunts. Yeahs. Cue the porn music. Here we have the first entry in the wildly popular, wildly erotic "Wakka Chikka Wakka Chikka" series, presented by the venerable Comfort Stand Recordings . It's a simple concept - have a bunch of international recording artists render their own version of the barely noticeable but totally...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Various_Artists/Wakka_Chikka_Wakka_Chikka_Volume_1/
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by MIT Concert Choir
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THE PERFORMERS Dr. William Cutter, Director, presents the MIT Concert Choir, December 2, 2006, Kresge Auditorium, MIT. Featuring: David Collins, pianist Joshua Li, baritone Stephan Jung, baritone Daniel Cunningham, baritone Michael Johnson, bass Sudeep Agarwala, tenor Elisabeth Hon, soprano THE WORK Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the secular poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana organized into a libretto, mostly in...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/MIT_Concert_Choir/Carmina_Burana_Carl_Orff/
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by Felipe Sarro
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Brazillian pianist Felipe Sarro performs original works by German Baroque composer Johann Sebastian Bach , as well as nine transcriptions of Bach's work for piano by Russian composer Alexander Ilyich Siloti . Sarro performed all pieces on a Grotrian-Steinweg Concertino piano. There are over 1,000 known compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). The Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (Bach Works Catalogue) is a numbering system identifying his compositions. The prefix BWV, followed by the work's...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Felipe_Sarro/Bach_Original_works_and_transcriptions/
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by Oval
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Oval released his album Ringtone II as a companion piece to his two albums Oh and O , both released in 2010. They are available for purchase below, through Thrill Jockey.
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by Glass Candy
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Glass Candy's first official full length LP. Their debut album, "Love Love Love", available on Troubleman Unlimited Records. Recorded as Death Disco betwenn November/December, 2001. Ida No - vocals Ginger Peach - drums Johnny Jewel - guitar Track #4, the cover of the Rolling Stones' "Last Time", is only available on the official release
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by ZUHN
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second album of zuhn in los EMES most successful grandest most diabolical the previous listen to this little marvel
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by Bruce Miller
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a collection of field recordings from India The music here was recorded by myself between mid-Aug./mid-Oct. 2008 with a mini-disc player and a Sony multi-directional stereo mic. The areas covered are: Assame (mostly Guwahati) in the country's overlooked NE, Darjeeling, Varanassi and 4 places in Rajasthan (Udaipur, Jodphur, Pushkar and most importantly, Jaisalmer, in the region's western desert).  I'm not an ethno-musicologist, but have been fanatical about folk music from all over the world...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Broos/Field_Recordings_from_India/
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by iot
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Recorded in February 2004 and released in January 2009, this is iot's swan song, rounding out a trilogy of albums spanning over ten years.
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/iot/Love_Songs/
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by Robbie Fulks
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Robbie's debut CD was the surprise hit of '96, and served notice that a) Country Music did NOT have to suck b) that he was a top-notch songwriter and performer and c) things in the underground country scene were never going to be the same. Truly the bar had been raised. A classic. Let's let Robbie describe it: "13 original country songs with an early 50's production aesthetic (hot vocals, robust bass, live instrumental tracks) and arrangement, reviving certain types of songs long abandoned...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Robbie_Fulks/Country_Love_Songs/
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by Audio K
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Just some old song
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by IKOS David Clifton with the choirs of Peterborough Cathedral
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This unique Christmas album is a project which, as reviewer Tom Lennie predicted, has become a consistent favourite in many households during the festive season.  It is also the name of a collective, a group of like-minded musicians and artists, some of whom appear on this album. The choirs of Peterborough Cathedral, full band, the London Telefilmonic Orchestra, solo singers and instrumentalists and some of England’s finest musicians have contributed to this beautiful interpretation of...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/IKOS_David_Clifton_with_the_choirs_of_Peterborough_Cathedral/Christmas_Carols_And_Songs/
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by Jason Shaw
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Jason Shaw's music is a great resource for anyone interested in using CC licensed music in their next project. This is a collection of his acoustic, folk, and country tracks.
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Jason_Shaw/Audionautix_Acoustic/
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by White Noise
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An hour of white noise. Volume 2 coming soon. Photo by luisa ribas http://www.flickr.com/photos/66947678@N00/4345932866
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by Reverend Gary Davis
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Arbiter Records brings you an excerpt from one of their latest world music albums. A never before heard improvisation from Rev. Gary Davis, Fast Blues in A is a blues guitar tune based on the song "Mountain Jack".  Recorded 1955 - 1957. Other works on the album include West Coast Blues, Two-Step, Candyman, My Heart is Fixed, and other blues favorites. The whole album can be purchased online at Qualiton Imports Ltd .
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Reverend_Gary_Davis/The_Sun_of_Our_Lives/
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by Weyes Blood
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"...the “Shattered Mirror”/”Liquor Castle” 7-inch . “Shattered Mirror” marks an interesting development in the Weyes Bluhd catalogue. Not as pretty as some of the earliest ballads (which, as far as I know, have never been released), not as deranged as some of the material on Strange Chalices of Seeing , the track is a true balancing act of influences. I hear an acknowledgment of pop classics in the drumbeat, that classic Jesus and Mary Chain-by-way-of-The Ronettes stomp. But in...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Weyes_Bluhd/AEM003_Weyes_Bluhd/
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by Classwar Karaoke
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People are being undertaken. Losses of versatility are routinely brokered from the annual resurrections. The ripened are understood as doxa that is held beyond us. Our age is mired in a perfidious slush of stella vegetable pi. Note, dear friends, these cut throats:    05_Elements: In spring 2012, I began inviting players whose work I like to contribute improvised parts towards a long-term project with the working-title of 'Elements'. The intention was that each player contributes in...
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by I Was A Teenage Strangler Soundtrack
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FMA SOUNDTRACKS   I WAS A TEENAGE STRANGLER SOUNDTRACK By Alien Pornography   The very 1st Misty Mundae movie! Softcore princess Misty Mundae (Chantal, The Rage) in her first film role ever! A swingin’ party where ghastly teens indulge in liquor, mind-altering substances and acts of lewdness, defilement and promiscuity...A sexually depraved lunatic on the prowl, bent on wringing the life from these helpless youth...A night of bizarre and unspeakable atrocities that will have you, too, in...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/I_Was_A_Teenage_Strangler_Soundtrack_1734/I_Was_A_Teenage_Strangler_Soundtrack_1372/
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by Leon Lishner
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Operatic bass-baritone Leon Lishner and friends perform a collection of international folk songs concerning war, battle, and peace. Lishner is joined by Roger Nelson (tenor and musical coordinator), Thomasa Eckert (soprano), Rinde Eckert (tenor), Carol Sams (mezzo-soprano), Clan Stewart Pipe Band (track 2, and others. For more detailed information about the songs in this 2-LP set, see the Freedman Catalogue at the University of Pennsylvania. Leon Lishner entry at Wikipedia Leon Lishner obituary...
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by MIT Concert Choir
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The MIT Symphony Orchestra supports the MIT Concert Choir in this performance of Franz Joseph Haydn's Die Jahreszeiten ( The Seasons ).  The choir is conducted by William Cutter. In failing health near the end of his musical career, Haydn composed this work over two years while struggling with a libretto prepared by Austrian nobleman Baron Gottfried van Swieten, who also penned the libretto for Haydn's popular The Creation .  The text is based on the poem "The Seasons" by English...
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by Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai
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Arbiter Records brings you an excerpt from one of their latest traditional world music albums. Taishikichô Chôshi is a particular style of Japanese Gagaku music (traditional Japanese Imperial Court Music), recorded in 1941. Other works on the album include mulitiple varieties of Gagaku music as well as traditional Buddhist sutras. The whole album can be purchased online at Qualiton Imports Ltd .
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Kokusai_Bunka_Shinkokai/Japanese_Traditional_Music/
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by Wired Magazine; Chuck D
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This CD was distributed along with Wired Magazine's Nov 2004 issue. It is a collection of songs produced under Creative Commons, inspired by Creative Commons' remix website, ccMixter. "Rip, mix, burn. Swap till you drop. The music cops can't do a thing - it's 100 percent legal, licensed by the bands. The Wired CD , copyrighted for the 21st century." check out Wired Magazine's page for this release here , with a great article by Thomas Goetz. Also check it out on ccMixter here .
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Wired_Magazine/The_WIRED_CD_Rip_Sample_Mash_Share/
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by Masters Remastered
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We challenge YOU to take a well-known and loved piece of classical music and MAKE IT COOL AGAIN (or weirder, or slower, or whatever you want)! Challenge runs from March 9th until April 3rd. All compositions come from the public domain and are put back into the public domain using a CC0 license . 
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by Juanitos
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"100% Good Vibes Music"  Juanitos is an internationally-minded SoulJazz inspired group from Chambry, France. They've been making all kindsa exotic beats since 1991. Oddio Overplay previously featured Juanitos' 2007 album Exotica . They also have a track on BlocSonic's NetBloc vol.24 , and lots more at their website . Soul Africa is an irresistable Afrobeat & reggae-leaning funk album released in 2010 on Jamendo .
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by Firewater
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In 2005, Firewater's Tod A embarked on what would become a three year sabbatical through the Middle East, the Indian Subcontinent and South East Asia. He had recently split with his wife; George W. Bush had just been re-elected; New York, his home for the last 20 years, had become a cold and foreign place. He wasn't even sure he wanted to make music anymore. "I was extremely depressed. The NYC skyline looked like bad wallpaper to me. It was either kill myself or hit the road," he...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Firewater/The_Golden_Hour/
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by Low
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    This set from Low is a great way to start the week as WFMU continues digging through our recordings from All Tomorrow's Parties NY. Joined by new bassist Steve Garrington, Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker's trademarked brand of slowcore stunned the audience into a reverential bliss. Although it did sort of seem like everyone was robotripping all weekend..."Man it must be awesome to get the security gig on this festival," Alan observed from a security guard's perspective, "Half...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Low/Low_Live_at_ATP-NY_9202008_on_WFMU/
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by Adam & Alma
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Adam & Alma is a young electro duo from Stockholm, Sweden, who now release their debut-EP Back To The Sea. The duo consists of Ellen Arkbro and Johan Graden. With roots in jazz, and also strongly influenced by American indie pop and Swedish electro, they create their own musical universe. Electronic sounds, Johan's piano and Ellen's voice make a unique sonority that brings the electronic back to the organic. Back To The Sea is a collection of the first songs they made together. - 23 Seconds...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Adam__Alma/Back_To_The_Sea/
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by melodysheep
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By remixing ordinary science lectures and documentaries with uplifting and exciting music, the series puts a new spin on science, appealing to students, teachers, and laymen. Since its launch in Fall 2009, Symphony of Science has been featured on CNN, NPR, Wired, Adult Swim, and many more outlets. The videos have attracted over 30 million views online, resulting in the release of the first single, A Glorious Dawn, on Jack White's Third Man Records label, as well as Best Of and Collector's...
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by Cool Devices
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The difference between zero and one is very subtle, one is zero and zero is one, there isn’t any difference. But in the end, it’s all we’ve got. When I asked to join the pirate ship called Cool Devices, my heart was in the gutter, my mind was clouded with chemicals and false expectations, my confusion was at an all-time high and my love for life was at its lowest. Enter Jason Frederick. Poet, painter, newlywed, freak, lover of life, speaker of mind, whistle blower, thirty-something angry...
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by Dexter Britain
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"These tracks are available to download for free and use for your amusement or project. Please link back, credit, share and drop me an email if you have used the tracks so I can admire them in action. Thank you. CREATIVE COMMONS: Attribution/ Non Commercial You may download these tracks to listen to, remix and share, however you must attribute Dexter Britain as the composer/ writer and link back to an official Dexter Britain website. You may not sell the works or your remixes or any other...
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by Idio-Savant
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From a synthesizer-plus-brass jazz quartet to a free-improvising, aurally spacious acoustic trio, Idio-Savant performed music that shared similarities with Don Cherry's "Multikulti" world music explorations, the AACM's anything-goes approach to instrumentation and 20th century "sound" composers like John Cage and Karlheinz Stockhausen, whose work eschewed traditional forms. Their second album featured the band working in live tandem with TRANS, the Birmingham, Alabama duo,...
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by Ethan Persoff
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Dedicated to Charlie Feathers and Sensuous Black Woman. Recorded May 2001, full album art and information at: http://www.ep.tc/music/snap
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by Dexter Britain
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Volume. 5 of my Creative Commons Collections.This one is all about classical sountracks and just some instrumentals that have a classical. Featuring new tracks and some from my back catalogue spanning from 2007.   More tracks available at soundcloud.com/dexterbritain
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Dexter_Britain/Creative_Commons_Volume_5/
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by Various Artists [Artifacts/yclept]
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Download a PDF booklet of liner notes, commentary, musician listings and artwork here . This is a simple documentary survey of a very particular time and place; a sliver of a local culture — made in imitation of, or perhaps as a salute to the work of musicologist, Dick Spottswood, one of our heroes. The best stories can’t be told in this amount of space, but here’s an outline: “...in Richmond, or in any Southern city for that matter, you do see types now and then which depart from the...
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Chastity Belt's latest album is called No Regerts. That is not a typo. They were recently featured on NPR in large part, it seems, because one of the hosts thought they had "the most horrifying publicity photo" he'd ever seen. (He subsequently allowed that their music "isn't anywhere near the worst music you'll ever hear — in fact, it's awesome.") (WFMU)
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by Post Mortem Photographs
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" This eerie netrelease comes courtesy of newish French imprint La Manufacture De Bruit, which translates as The Factory of Noise (thank you internet translator). Researching this duo, comprising David Vallée and Stéphane F was a bit of a task and I certainly don’t recommend blindly typing Post Mortem Photographs into Google. Still, they got my attention and I’m glad I investigated further. This record is split into 8 movements and one 12 second interlude and focuses on the duo’s...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Dirtbombs/Live_at_WFMU_on_The_Cherry_Blossom_Clinic_on_10252003/
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by Big Blood
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The Bleedin' Hearts are Tom Kovacevic (5,6,7,8), Micah Blue Smaldone (5,6,7,8), Kelly Nesbitt (2,6,7,8).  All songs written and recorded at home by Colleen and Caleb.  Many thanks to the Bleedin' Hearts.  This album is dedicated to Stella Richards and Our Poor Neighbors. DTTR 011
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Big_Blood/Big_Blood_amp_The_Bleedin_Hearts_1295/
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by The New Happy Birthday Song Contest
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WFMU  and the  Free Music Archive  are challenging songwriters everywhere to unseat “Happy Birthday to You” from it’s cultural throne by composing possible replacements. The Birthday Song Contest seeks a few new Happy Birthday songs that are simple and catchy, with great earworm potential that can be sung in restaurants, bowling alleys, and even in TV shows and movies – free of charge.   The song "Happy Birthday To You" is the most recognizable song in the English...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Happy_Birthday_Song_Contest/The_New_Birthday_Song_Contest/
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by Joe Meek
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Foreword by Frank M. Young Joe Meek's story is that of a man who triumphed over obstacles. Whether these obstacles were the repressive, conformist record labels and studios of pre-Beatles Britain, or not being able to sing in key, read music, or play an instrument, the producer/songwriter's apparent motto was "never say never." As these, er, remarkable songwriting demos show, Meek had a definite ear for a catchy tune. He could also create simple, clever turns of pop-song phrase....
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Joe_Meek/Joe_Meek_Demos/
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by Whodiniz
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  All these things add to my creativity and I express these emotions in my music.   I started off making very experimental sounds and tones then progressed to a more structured form of music, I’ve always had a passion for Hip-hop music so got into sampling back in the day messing with loops and adding instruments and percussion.   I have worked with many interesting artists, from different walks of Life.   Hiroko...       裕子 , "rich child"       弘子 , "broad...
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by Motown Meltdown; Qulfus
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The follow up to the international sensation, Motown Meltdown, is here! Spurred on by popular demand, the brain trust at Gigante Sound proudly brings you Motown Meltdown: Volume 2 ! The deadly duo of Blanketship and Qulfus have now opened their vault of Motown karaoke and original multi-track recordings to other artists. Alongside our two tunesmiths, featured on this release are: mashup maniac Rokhausen, electro -chemist Vytear, dub maestro Lord Tang, and Gigante Sound's own T H E M A Y S...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Motown_Meltdown_Volume_2_1743/Motown_Meltdown_Volume_2/
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by Black Bones
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Black_Bones/Pirates_of_the_Coast/
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by Asthmatic Astronaut
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Good morning sunshine  In 2005 I began creating beats,I would get up before work and borrow my flat mate's computer and sample records from a Technics turntable and create loop based hip hop beats.  This is my first release a collection of what I considered to be the best of the bunch at a time where I would make around six beats a day and only leave the flat to go to work.  I first released this as a hand made CDR and now its free for the first time digitally. credits released 02 February...
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by Roger McGuinn
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From Roger McGuinn's "The Folk Den Project" page: "In November of 1995 I began a project for the preservation of the music I love, Folk Music. Each month I would record a song, print the lyrics and chords, add a personal note and put it on my web site, mcguinn.com. I wanted everyone to have the opportunity to learn the songs and to be able to sing them with their families and friends, so downloads were offered free of charge." The lyrics, chords, and notes on each song can...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Roger_McGuinn/Folk_Den_Project/
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by The Darkest Love
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/The_Darkest_Love/Jailbait/
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by Sore & Steal
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The sessions for Many Moons A Go-Go were recorded 10 years ago. After being remixed several times, these pieces are being released for the first time. On all the tracks the musicians are as follows: Steal guitar: David Rothon. Musical Sore: Ian Masters All tracks recorded at Forbidden Planet Studio in Balham, 1999. Produced by Sore & Steal Tracks 1, 4-7, 9-12 mixed by Koji Uchida & Ian Masters in Kyoto 2006. Track 2 mixed by Nick Davidson in Bradford 2006. Track 3 mixed by Sore &...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sore__Steal/Many_Moons_A-Go-Go/
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by The Easton Ellises
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The Easton Ellises : Dance It, Dance All.  Released on 12" Vinyl on May 15, 2012 thanks to a internet fan funding campaign.   Written & Produced by The Easton Ellises Recorded at Le Bunker Lyrics by Alex D Female Vocals by Marilyne Laperriere Artwork by Dominic Prevost   "Dance it, Dance all" is the 10th Easton Ellises creative commons single. To mark the occasion, the band launched a successful 30 day fan funding (a.k.a. crowd funding) campaign in order to collect the...
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by Dollar Boyz
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The original incarnation of Chi-Raq.
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by Claudio Nuñez
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"Love hurts" is the side B of "The tension of the strings" (it was recorded the same day). Like the first session is a set of 5 compositions in real time for classical guitar solo with some extended techniques and a little of everything in terms of textures, styles, harmonic, rhythmic and melodic explorations but with the accent in more romantic and melodic mood" From: http://www.acustronica.com/albums/91-lovehurts.html
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Claudio_Nuez/Love_Hurts/
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by Jan Morgenstern
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Original score for the 2008 Sacha Goedegebure short film, Big Buck Bunny .
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Jan_Morgenstern/Big_Buck_Bunny/
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by Howie Mitchell
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This is a self-recorded cassette labeled only "Early 70s." Howie sings and plays dulcimer and wooden banjo.
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by Grand Mal
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Named after a form of a seizure, Bill Whitten’s aural experiment Grand Mal has almost the same heart-wrenching effect. Almost. “Lower Yer Heart,” off sixth album Clandestine Songs (out July 20 via the Grover label), begins with quiet piano drops and guitar strums between multi-layered exaltations to the power of love. Then, in the fashion of Architecture In Helsinki, the sweet ditty collects speed and instruments to cresendo into a full-blown rock ‘n’ roll anthem, complete with...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Grand_Mal/Clandestine_Songs/
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by Juanitos
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EXOTICA by the Juanitos has something for all fans of space age pop, funky '60s soul and now sounds, surf rock, and Latin dance styles.
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Juanitos/Exotica/
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by Monk Turner
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Monk_Turner/Love_Story/