Archive for the ‘free music’ Category

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Just stopping by…

May 15, 2009

…to indicate a couple of sites, one for fans of old-time/country blues/folky stuff, and another for fans of the punk/new wave/no wave/post punk interphase.

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I bloggeth not…

April 16, 2009

…but over here is one of my favorite records, Desert Equations: Azax Atra by Sussan Deyhim (myspace) and Richard Horowitz.

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Thank you, Inconstant Sol

June 3, 2008

I’ve been trying to reunite myself with this record, Bush Baby by Arthur Blythe, for a long time.

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In a world – of bloated corporate Tune Pimps…

February 29, 2008

Matt Lebofsky is Free Music Guy.

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The Hellcows on the blogosphere.

September 10, 2007

The Hellcows were one of my favorite bands to see in Portland in the late eighties, they had a very original approach to noisy art-school postpunk with lots of personality. The only thing that I didn’t like about them was that they hated my band, I mean really hated my band, and loved to talk smack about us onstage. Anyway, someone put their first EP and split single with Smegma up on a blog. Good times.

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Kletka Red may no longer exist, but they made more records than I thought.

August 12, 2007

I bought and enjoyed Hijacking when it came out in 1996. Definitely the most transformational of the nineties Klezmer activity (excluding Charming Hostess for having a more catholic-with-a-small-c concept of Jewish music and for dabbling in goy tuneage), well-informed by punk, Beefheart, and improv. Then I didn’t hear anything about them until I came across this blog post (via), which tells me that they made another record, Hybrid, before Soybelman hung it up, linking to free lo-fi downloads and the reissue available for sale, and also some YouTube (that’s a YT link, natch).

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Dude, free metal.

July 10, 2007

At TGR’s Free Metal Albums. Browseable by sub-genre (there are 16) or country of origin (there are 30).

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