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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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by Evgeny Grinko; Evgeny Grinko
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All tracks were composed, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Evgeny Grinko in Zhukovsky (a city in Moscow Oblast) in 2010. Original artwork by Dasha Shestakova.
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Evgeny_Grinko/Winter_Sunshine_EP/
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by Uton
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Recorded in Linnavuori, Finland, 2005 (with cassette four-track recorder). Featuring Jari Koho a.k.a. Kulkija on "Background Meditation". Originally released on CDR by Ruralfaune, 2007.
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Uton/Background_Music_For_Silence/
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by Origami Repetika
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After releasing his first single on Happy Puppy last year, Origami Repetika is back with his first mini-LP for us. The man behind Origami Repetika is Adam Sigmund, who is a member of the Origami Republika collective, and now is also a member of the South Jersey SoundFont Collective (SJSFC). There's lots of bright and sunny sounds in these bouncy chip-tunes, and would probably do well if you were looking for chipmusic to exercise to - case in point, the song "Sunny Morning Exercise...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Origami_Repetika/Computer_Time/
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by Lee Rosevere
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An album of original music, inspired by the writings of Isaac Asimov.  Each track is named after the corresponding short-story that inspired it. Click for the front and back artwork, and the liner notes are available as in .doc format as well as .jpg , reprinted below: I realized after completing this album, that it would be more beneficial to the listener if they were familiar with the stories the songs are titled after. Instead of posting the stories here (and risking some serious copyright...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Lee_Rosevere/Asimov_music_inspired_by_the_writings_of/
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by Anamanaguchi; Anamanaguchi
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New York's Anamanaguchi finally makes their debut with the driving and dynamic Power Supply. The fully-packed release shows a range of feelings from "putting the final blast into a robot boss" to some more heartfelt tunes — all with hyper-melodic, electric powerpop flavor. It is recommended that you sing along with the squarewaves. Please enjoy!
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by nisei23
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nisei23′s album Soft Shapes is an overture of Drone-driven and melodic textures & rhythmic loops at the same time. It is product of over 3 years of work. nisei23′s music on this album is designed to be amorphous, shifting through time and space. Soft Shapes contains 19 Tracks, including extensive cover arts and release credits. “It’s like a dream where everything is familiar but everything is different”, he confesses. The sounds on his album were carefully constructed from...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/nisei23/Soft_Shapes/
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by The Detroit Cobras; The Detroit Cobras
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Baby is the Detroit Cobras' third full length CD. Produced in part by Greg Cartwright of Reigning Sound (who is also the guitarist on these recordings) it gives props to the lost stars and misfits of soul's glory days. Possessing a vocal powerhouse at the midpoint between the nasty-girl romance of Ronnie Spector and the "don't EVEN mess with me" growl of Tina Turner, the Detroit Cobras know how to uphold their rep as THE TOP-SHELF ROCK AND SOUL BAND; a thrashy, sexy powerhouse that...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/The_Detroit_Cobras/Baby/
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by New Weird Australia; No Anchor
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Sleeve Notes, June 2011 by Ian Rogers: I once attended a lecture in Liverpool by sociologist Keith Kahn-Harris where he described heavy metal as an essentialist ideology, a genre of music borderline obsessed with what it means to be a ‘true’ heavy metal fan. Expanding on this, Kahn-Harris was careful to point out that this ‘trueness’ was not fixed in reality. Unlike punk and hip-hop, heavy metal does not aim to authentically represent everyday life. Instead, metal operates in a much...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/New_Weird_Australia/Bleak_Metal/
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by Dino Felipe; Dino Felipe
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"dino's 'kinks' EP is a compile of 8 songs; music from 2003-2007. the EP starts with a tribute to carlos gesualdo, a remix of werner herzog's documentary "death for five voices". the songs range from rhythmic songs, to ambient songs, and a mix of both. one song dino uses his voice as he has been doing more often lately. the EP ends with what maryanne amacher calls "3rd ear music", as a tribute he decided to attempt to make this sine wav related 3rd ear music,and it kind...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Dino_Felipe/Kinks/
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by HEADPHONE HOSPITAL
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1 Alien Pornography “Red hands” Featured on E comp “Factory 2000 Soundtracks Vol. 1”   This incarnation of Alien Pornography was Mikey Ovum and William Hellfire.   “Red hands” was intended to be for the soundtrack of a modern day ‘Jack the Ripper’ feature which never materialized. “Red Hands” may have appeared on one of the many Factory 2000 feature soundtracks.   Inspired by Goblin and Keith Emerson’s Italian horror film soundtracks this ‘spook-prog’ recording was...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/HEADPHONE_HOSPITAL/HEADPHONE_HOSPITAL/
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by Dino Felipe; Dino Felipe
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::::: DINO FELIPE : Personality Crisis (BR021) ::::: Personality crisis...this illustrates pretty well what's going on here. The litlle big microsound master Dino Felipe, one of the problem child of the famous Schematic label, is making his first release on BedroomResearch with some tracks that are a bit like browsing Am radio in search of some underground rock, newwave or experimental folk stations. 8 rounds of square poppy beats fighting against interferences on a surrealist battlefield, with...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Dino_Felipe/Personality_Crisis/
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by johnny_ripper
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audio content for visualizing scenes in your head  everything written, arranged and produced by johnny_ripper. (except for samples and certain field recordings)  Journeyman is a remix of Forss' Journeyman, featured on Soulhack (forss.to) Vocals: Rich Medina  Your Heart features George. on vocals (soundcloud.com/waitformealaska)  thank you to anyone who listens, downloads, shares, and/or enjoys the album.  thank you to freesound.org and it's users for making some of the field recordings...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/johnny_ripper/soundtrack_for_a_film_that_doesnt_exist/
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by Ergo Phizmiz
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We present for your delectation a new mini-album, 27 minutes of rhythmic electronic sample music and sound-collage by Ergo Phizmiz.   It is intended, as the title implies, for parties and right royal knees-ups, but can be listened to at your discretion (or indiscretion) in any chosen environment or context.   * (Any of the rare breed of Ergothusiasts may be interested to know this is the first of Ergo's works produced entirely using the taking, juxtaposition and processing of samples in a...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ergo_Phizmiz/Music_For_Your_Party/
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by Chad Crouch
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Chad Crouch's interpretations of French composer and pianist Erik Satie. "Erik Satie (1866-1925) was was a French composer and pianist. Satie wrote theatre and ballet music, as well as piano music. His compositions are original, humorous, often bizarre, and very minimalistic. His music is sometimes called furniture music, supposed to be in the background of everyday life. It is evidently anti-romantic and also anti-impressionistic. Satie eventually became a leading figure of the French...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Chad_Crouch/Vol_4_Satie_Rearranged_Furniture_Music/
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by Daniel Johnston; Daniel Johnston
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Artist and rock legend Daniel Johnston phones it in from Waller, TX. He's collaborated with Half Japanese, Sparklehorse, the Butthole Surfers, Okkervil River, and Yo La Tengo, with whom he phoned in his vocals while they played live in the studio on WFMU in 1990. Ghostly in two senses, both haunting and stripped of body, raw, literally in the spirit. And totally sweet in two senses as well, warm and awesome.
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Daniel_Johnston/Phoning_It_In_042005/
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by Silver Process
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During the 2nd set on 4/16/12 of Silver Process at Spectacle Theatre , this time joined by Megumi Saruhashi on violin to re-imagine the score for the very 1st cinematic version from 1903 of Alice In Wonderland by Cecil M. Hepworth & Percy Stow
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Silver_Process/Alice_In_Wonderland_1903/
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by Craycrays
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Download more tracks by Craycrays at The Beehive Recording Company
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Craycrays/Dont_Give_Up_On_Me/
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by Roads to Space Travel; Roads to Space Travel
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Roads To Space Travel's second album after what was a busy year for the band that saw the release of their debut record to tons of critical praise, a sold out seven inch release on DeSoto Records and East Coast / Midwest dates with Burning Airlines. Ballad/Jazz/Waltz delivers an even more potent follow-up to their Amish debut, complete with pop hooks like in the album's opener "When I Gave Up", hard rock moments coupled with syncopated rhythms, and full on rock jam of "Birds in...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Roads_to_Space_Travel/BalladJazzWaltz/
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by Colonel XS; Colonel XS
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suRRism-Phonoethics  is proud to release 'Collected Ballet Music' by  Colonel XS ! Receive your eligible copy here: Colonel XS - 'Collected Ballet Music' (mp3 and covers ) or here:  Colonel XS at Internet Archive Visit: Colonel XS
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Colonel_XS/Collected_Ballet_Music/
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by Jared C. Balogh; Jared C. Balogh
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suRRism-Phonoethics  is proud to release 'Detaching Realities' by  Balogh "sparkling glamour of grease passing the route of the time’s measurement,- faulty faulty I dare to speak…" -undRess Béton Receive your eligible copy here: http://www.archive.org/details/sPE_0093 or here:  Balogh - 'Detaching Realities' (mp3 and covers ) Or from the player below ( Balogh - 'Detaching Realities'  at Free Music Archive) Visit:  Balogh T.rans A.tlantic R.age Altered State Reflections
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Balogh/Detaching_Realities/
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by Kevin Purvis; Kevin Purvis
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p { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } KEVIN PURVIS – AINT NO REASON TO WRITE NO LETTERS 2000 MD19 I moved to Charlottesville Virginia new years day 2000. I arrived with a 3 track cassette recorder eager, among other things, to record solo acoustic perfomers. I approached a couple folks, but the only one I did was Kevin. We got together once in a friend’s house renovation I was living in for free (in exchange for demolition). It was an empty old house with wood floors. I got Kevin in there and with 3...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Kevin_Purvis/Aint_No_Reason_to_Write_No_Letters/
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by Buskerdroid
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Gameboy Love EP is the new album by the hyperactive Italian chiptuner Buskerdroid. It comprises 5 tracks made exclusively using the LSDJ software. This 16th original Da! Heard It Records production is back to the basics : 8bit music! Buskerdroid offers his listeners some serious energy through his doped-up sounds. Taking no prisoners, he drags his Gameboy into the most unexpected corners by creating hybrid tracks combining 8bit and hardtek. Gameboy Love EP will leave you breathless, it’s...
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by Th' Legendary Shack*Shakers; Th' Legendary Shack Shakers
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Th_Legendary_ShackShakers/Cock_A_Doodle_Dont/
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by Johann Johannsson; Johann Johannsson
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Icelandic composer/producer Jóhann Jóhannsson weaves subtle electronics and a live string section into cinematic soundscapes and otherworldly textures. He performs works spanning his back catalog and talks with Kevin Cole in this set recorded live at KEXP. - M. Ogaz
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Johann_Johannsson/Johann_Johannsson_-_Live__KEXP_5132010/
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by !!!
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Funk-punk party starters !!! performs live at KEXP’s “Bean Room” stage during our broadcast at the Capitol Hill Block Party 2010.   
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by William Hellfire
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Hellfire – Archetypes In December 1994 I bought my first home recording apparatus, the Tascam 424 4-track cassette recorder.   I started recording solo sessions and impromptu jams with friends.   Before I had a drum kit at my disposal, I used to make ‘mock drum kits’ with pots and pans, stretched canvas and glass.   I would buy these Junkers at Salvation Army or commandeer old glass bowls from around the house; kind of like a little kids marching band set up.   I would cover the pot...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/William_Hellfire/Archetypes/
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by Black Feelings; Black Feelings
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18 minutes of blind mindless heaviness celebrating their deepest feelings for Montreal. Still can't figure out if they dig this city or not. Sludged and dragged, this is a one-sided battle. Side A has gold spray paint with black splatter. B side is straight black, empty. Cassette boxes contain gold foil, red arcylic paint, and black spray paint. Xeroxed insert. Edition of 77.
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Black_Feelings/Aum_Shinrikyo_Endless_Montreal/
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by Evgeny Grinko; Evgeny Grinko
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Evgeny_Grinko/Cinematic_Melodies_EP/
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by Rocketship Park; Rocketship Park
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Josh Kaufman's Rocketship Park returns for a second album. The physical manifestation of this record is a 7" single + CD + cookie set. The full album on CD is packaged with a 7" single of "Fast Friends" b/w "Catherine" and "Pistachio." 300 pieces. The first 100 records will be pressed on black and white split vinyl like a black and white cookie. Hand numbered. Letter-pressed. Art by Kara Smith. Each order comes with a delicious homemade cookie or sweet...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Rocketship_Park/Cakes_and_Cookies/
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by Great Lake Swimmers; Great Lake Swimmers
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"Tony Dekker takes acoustics very seriously. His haunting, somber ballads emit an otherworldly quality, due in no small part to the natural environment in which they're captured ... Natural reverb and folkie arrangements complement Dekker's soft voice perfectly" - Exclaim! Tony Dekker is the singer/songwriter behind the musical project Great Lake Swimmers, and the new third full-length album "Ongiara" will be released in Canada on March 27, 2007 by Nettwerk Productions while...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Great_Lake_Swimmers/Great_Lake_Swimmers_Live_On/
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by Skeletons; Skeletons
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One of the most fascinating bands from the hugely creative Brooklyn/NYC scene of recent times,  Skeletons  create intense, original and revelatory music, working a globe-spanning realm of inspirations into a singular and colourful vision of guitar-based songcraft. Led by  Matt Mehlan  and his long-term collaborators  Jason McMahon  and  Jonathan Leland ,  Skeletons  have spent the last few years touring their potent live show all around, releasing a string of bold, beautifully...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Skeletons/People/
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by Bad Party
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For more info and music, click the link below! http://beehiverecording.com/arist.aspx?id=1035
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Bad_Party/Not_That_Kind_Of_Girl/
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by Jared C. Balogh
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My name is Jared C. Balogh and I am from Bethlehem, PA U.S.A.  I consider myself a multi-media artist (musician, composer, artists, and video maker).  This album is called “Detaching Realities Vol. 2″. Volume 1 was released on the net label Surrism-Phonoethics  ( surrism.phonoethics.com ) on January 25th, 2011 and it is also featured on the Free Music Archive . “Detaching Realities” is a series of compositional jazz interpretation of when life has a intense surreal/abstract feel of...
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Balogh/Detaching_Realities_Vol_2/
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by Joe Mazzola
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For more info and free music by Joe Mazzola, click the link below! http://beehiverecording.com/arist.aspx?id=1034
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Joe_Mazzola/32_Ford/
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by Go-qualia
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[BK-K 001] Go-qualia Girl of Synesthesea/Chapter1 http://bunkai-kei.com/release/bk-k_001/  
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by Jonathan Coulton; Jonathan Coulton
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From Jonathan Coulton : You may have heard about my new greatest hits CD “JoCo Looks Back.” 20 of your favorites! Technically it’s 20 songs chosen via a complicated algorithm involving popularity, best guess, and my own selfish desires and whims. But who’s counting! If you’ve been to a live show recently you may already own one, but it’s not available for purchase online yet because: Right now I’m doing a special thing with the Creative Commons 2008 fundraising campaign that’s...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Jonathan_Coulton/JoCo_Looks_Back/
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by Creative Commons
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A European musical tribute to - and celebration of - the 10-year anniversary of the Creative Commons sharing tools. Europe has great musical talent! Some of which is freely available under open licenses. This mixture showcases the talent of 20 artists from 20 European countries. Local Creative Commons organizations have compiled this selection for your listening pleasure. CREATIVE COMMONS - 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY In December 2002, Creative Commons release its first set of copyright licenses for...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Creative_Commons/CC-10_Europe_Mixtape/
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by Dynomite Cat
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Dynomite Cat –Little Weirdo Side Project with members from King Ghidorah!, Mono Ovum and The Starlets. Only girl fronted band from Severed Lips Recordings. Singer Ruby Honeycat was the house photog for SLR and played with William Hellfire in SLR side project Dynomite Cat.   The initial recordings via LSD fueled ‘pots n pan’ drums with guitar and vocal overdubs were never released and only played for friends around SLRHQ.   Ruby brought Mikey Ovum to Severed Lips which resulted in an...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Dynomite_Cat/Little_Weirdo/
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by Monroeville Music Center
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Written and recorded for the 2013 'Choose Yer Own' festival.
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by Lifeguards
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Robert Pollard and Doug Gillard of Guided By Voices are LIFEGUARDS . The two first worked together outside of the GBV realm on the 1999 fan-classic Speak Kindly of Your Volunteer Fire Dept , which included "Do Something Real" the anthemic theme to Steven Soderbergh's film Full Frontal . Their debut release as Lifeguards, Mist King Urth , emerged in 2002 on Pollard's own Fading Captain Series label to fervent fan approval. In 2010 Pollard and Gillard reconvened for the first time since...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Lifeguards/Waving_at_the_Astronauts/
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by Henry Homesweet; Henry Homesweet
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These are collected songs by Henry Homesweet from all over the web. They represent several years of his work and flow from solid chiptunes to house. However, all tracks are centered around his mad sound chip composing skills. Henry Homesweet is sure to have you dancing.
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Henry_Homesweet/Collected_Songs/
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by Tiny Creatures; Tiny Creatures
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Twenty-six adjectives describing tiny creatures: Delicate, bizarre, cute, vulnerable, tough, ingenious, whimsical, mechanical, spontaneous, quick, primal, weird, hungry, careful, scaly, dangerous, soothing, confusing, grim, inventive, fascinating, efficient, gentle, harsh, strange, smart. Listening to Tiny Creatures is like listening to an intelligent ant colony expatiate upon predicate calculus, Harlequin romances, sour gum balls, the infield fly rule, Ikea furniture, Debussy, and Encyclopedia...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Tiny_Creatures/Tiny_Creatures/
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by The Joe Dirty Show
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More info & free music from the Joe Dirty Show at the Beehive Recording Co -  http://beehiverecording.com/arist.aspx?id=1002
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Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/The_Joe_Dirty_Show_1776/Aeroplanes_1120/
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by Closely Watched Trains; Closely Watched Trains
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The debut album from Closely Watched Trains
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/_Closely_Watched_Trains/Closely_Watched_Trains/
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by Tardiss
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  Tardiss return with their third release on No-Source and their most intricate release to date. This five track EP is made up of rich textures, full arrangements, and a brilliant sense of wonder. "Blue" begins with the epic "Missing Lincoln". The track shifts from complex synth work and commuting IDM rhythms to a more acoustic sounding down tempo piece, before bring it all together in crescendo. The second track, "Define Grit", induces a vision of urban...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Tardiss/Blue_1590/
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by Karpov Not Kasparov; Karpov Not Kasparov
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A classical opening fantasia followed by the stormy march of the pawns and then by a dancing ode to Kaissa (the godess of chess) after which follows a moment of groovy tension under the pressure of Time, followed by the story of The Turk, an XVIIIth century chess-playing machine that was eventually exposed as an elaborate fake (after 50 years of glory and victories over Napoleon and Benjamin Franklin among others) and finally followed by a vivid piece of musical irony called Deep Fritz after...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Karpov_Not_Kasparov/Soundtrack_For_A_Game_Of_Chess/
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by Origami Repetika; Origami Repetika
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This is a debut release on Happy Puppy from Adam Sigmund, aka Origami Repetika , aka Agent 220 of Origami Republika (universal network of people who are interested in sharing expressions) Origami Repetika has a number of releases on our close friends Adam Crammond's proc-records.net label, as well as the infamous 20kpbs and abulia concepts. "These are two tracks I recently finished before taking a break for the rest of 2011 as my new wife and I are getting a place of our own right after...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Origami_Repetika/2_high_fidelity_songs_4_headphones/
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by King Ghidorah!
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LONG PIG Compilation of King Ghidorah! released and unreleased tracks. 1995-2000 Archetypes, demo's and oddities features on compilations or just played round the house to friends and foe, cat's and rats. 1. Tonka (instrumental) 4tk cassette recording. Originally titled after the Italian Argento penned western 'today it's me tomorrow it's you' and a love letter to Ennio Morricone and Goblin exploitation film soundtracks. This instrumental was the last song the band wrote and recorded. Probably...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/King_Ghidorah/Long_Pig/
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by King Ghidorah!
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King Ghidorah! Jet Jaguar EP FOR THE CURIOUS ONLY! These are very early demo recordings from 1995.   Mostly improvisational rehearsal recordings with improved overdubs.   Very messy and sloppy, though being a purest I included them for those people involved and for those with loads of time to kill and limited mental capacity. Jet jaguar, the giant robot from Godzilla VS Megalon is a disco robot.   This music is not Disco.   It is of limited structure, an exercise in improvisation over...
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/King_Ghidorah/Jet_Jaguar_EP/
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by King Ghidorah!
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Satanis Infinitum 1. Vultures 2. Autogol 3. 1 10th mile 4. Sleeping Sickness 5. Mishima mikey ovum: bass (backing vocals tk 5) matt icklan: percussion (lyrics tracks 2 and 5) william hellfire: guitar, vocals (lyrics tracks 1,3 and 4) Sleeping Sickness appears on the soundtrack to Duck! The Carbine High Massacre (trailer here) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNtUviDpyQg
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/King_Ghidorah/Satanis_Infinitum/
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by Kris Keogh; Kris Keogh
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Kris Keogh is an Australian musician, producer, artist and designer and is the sixth artist to feature on New Weird Australia’s ‘New Editions’ release series with ‘ Processed Harp Works, Volume One ’. Several years in the making, the genesis can be traced to leaving behind the tropics and moving to Osaka in 2008.  Coming from his base in Arnhem Land and never having lived in a city before, Kris soon realised he could do whatever he wanted. Learning to play the harp was top of his...
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by Delphine Dora
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by King Ghidorah!
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King Ghidorah! – Kabala (actually spelled 'Kabbalah' but...) Recorded in 1995 on taskam 424 cassette 4 tk. with generic Sam Ash microphones.   Drums and bass recorded live and mic’ed,   plus guitar ‘live in the room’ unmic’ed adding to the phasing.   Guitars and vocals overdubbed.   No compression. No direct lines. Star 80 (Explicit) Inspired by the The Dorothy Stratton story and the sleazy film but the same title; as told from the point of view of the Eric Roberts in all of us....
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by Cellar Dweller
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Cellar Dweller made his Planet Terror debut a couple of years ago with the very personal Maple EP. Now he returns with Origami, a three track journey into this most musical of minds. Melodies and ideas from Maple are developed alongside an undeniably minimal aesthetic, drawing influence from producers like Plastikman, Stephan Bodzin and Autechre. To be enjoyed in a darkened room with a dose of introspection.
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by Olneyville Sound System; Olneyville Sound System
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Roma - Harmonica Adam - Drums Dan St. Jacques - Bass Jon Von Ryan - Sings A now-out-of-print 1997 release on Load Records.
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by Zombie Raiders; Zombie Raiders
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Close your eyes and picture the sounds of godzilla mating with a whole biker gang. - Myspace
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by Caïman Nain; Caïman Nain
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by If, Bwana; If, Bwana
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by Kiss the Anus of a Black Cat; Kiss the Anus of a Black Cat
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For several years I have been recording music using my instruments and a computer, although it wasn't until (K-RAA-K)3 got in touch with me, that I brought my ideas together to make actual songs. Before that, the only audience was myself. Although the songs on this cd are folksongs really and have a structured course, my musical approach and interest goes out to religious and shamanistic music, be it buddhist, krishna or american indian music. Not because of it's contents but because of it's...
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by Anti/Uton; Anti/Uton
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Originally released on CDr by Haamumaa , 2003, and limited to 100 copies. Music was improvised & recorded in Porvoo, Finland, December 2002 (except "The Messenger", June 2002). Anti/Uton was a duo, which later changed their name to Hunton Quintet . Broken Face: "Acoustic and electric guitars, all sorts of percussions and keyboards make up a spooky sound racket that walks the tightrope between drone and noise. This cd-r would work eminently as a sci-fi soundtrack but works...
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by Owen Pallett; Owen Pallett
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Canadian violinist Owen Pallett makes audacious neo-classical pop with live and looping strings, piano, percussion and vocals. He plays songs from the album “Heartland” live over the KEXP airwaves.
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by Nonloc; Nonloc
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Nonloc is the solo guise of Mark Dwinell, the guitar-slinging ringleader of East Coast spontaneous trance rockers Bright. When composing on the spot with Bright, Dwinell directs the minmailst, krautrock inspired jams into melodic and sonically layered songs, draping over it impromptu vocals in a manner loosely akin to any number mid-70's Kraut legends, or the philosophies of Damo Suzuki and his instant compositions. Nonloc takes direction from the Bright model, but springboards away with a more...
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by Souvenir Driver
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3 tracks from our new homemade E.P. "& If He Left Off Dreaming About You" ... Last couple albums were made in studios; so this was a return to bedroom & basement recordings for us. Tons of fun to make. You can download the full E.P. at:http://souvenirdriver.bandcamp.com Songs produced & written by Nate Wey.  
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by Young Love
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This is where hideously delicious horror soundtrack primitivism meets the persuasion that all you disco-beat, synth-punk jerks like, but done the way it should be. They howl like wolves! 'Possessed' features a repetitious, dissonant lock-groove that winds up stabbing itself. Truly. 'King Kobra' is a hot one here — a huge, plomping death procession for jungle shimmies, woodblocks on the off-beat ticking away the seconds of your life! 'Love On The Run' kisses us goodbye — a camp, sexy...
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by Mr Morse
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To download this album in WAV / Lossless format please visit Mr Morse on Bandcamp 1 Cold Skin 2 Greenwich 3 Renunciation 4 Ink 5 Kill The Sun 6 Prophecy 7 Milky Dragon 8 Esther 9 Collapse Available now as a Pay-What-You-Want Download. "Collapse" is debut album by electronic Kiev-based duo Mr Morse that consists of Andrey 'castlejim' Kunin and Iwan 'Gheron.' All tracks written, performed and produced by Mr Morse. Artwork by  Andrey Kunin Mr Morse online:  mr-morse.bandcamp.com...
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by Flying Luttenbachers; Flying Luttenbachers
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The ultimate sonic battle between The Behemoth and The Void!!! The cosmos are shaken and nothing survives! The Flying Luttenbachers "Cataclysm" features 9 tracks of intense, modernistic rock. For close to 15 years, this notorious instrumental unit has been terrorizing puny earthlings with a high energy, amorphous fusion of all things extreme and dissonant. (-via CDBaby.com )
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by Bird of Youth; Bird of Youth
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"Not all music journalists who take a go at being musicians are able to walk it like they professionally talk it. However, Beth Wawerna, an Atlanta-native/Brooklyn-based singer and songwriter, exudes true lyrical introspection interlaced with melodic whimsy in her musical project Bird of Youth. Her band's recently released first album, Defender , co-produced by Will Sheff of Okkervil River, stands as a document to Wawerna's talents on the performing side of the Industry of Human Happiness....
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by D-Fender; D-Fender
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D-Fender aka Rodrigo Vargas is an active member of the Techkilla Crew from Guadalajara.  The Chicken Fight EP  demonstrates liquid fresh sound, dynamic bass, and analog synths melodys within a danceable atmosphere.
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by BL/\CK CEILING; BL/\CK CEILING
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BLACK LANTERN MUSIC PRESENTS: [BLM033] BL/\CK CEILING - BL/\CK CEILING tracklist 1./\    2.+ 3./\/\ 4.++ 5./\/\/\ 6.+++ "A constant intensity glowing and cracking through the never quite hardening blackened surface. Familiar samples get pulled into the compositions and devoured, leaving us to breathe in their ghosts like steam hovering over the tracks. The magic of ocean production seems to be the impossible demonstration of a slight sense of hope existing within complete sorrow, but...
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by Volvox; Volvox
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the second installment of the spill / dualpLOVER reissue trilogy of one of the most unique but unheralded bands to ever exist. bad earth was a CD reissue of their 1991 cassette release that was initially available as an edition of 100. “The second in an set of archival re-issues of Melbourne-based entity Volvox, Target Earth is truly one of the oddest things one could ever ask to hear. A vocalist who has a speech difficulty due a fall through a plate glass window (or so legend has it)...
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by Wreck and Reference
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by Sunslide; Sunslide
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[fm.m13] fieldmuzick mini cd serie We didn’t have space in London for the piano so it was kept in a barn in Cambridge for five years. I had it moved to our new home in Suffolk. At the start of the year. We live just opposite the docks of Felixstowe. It’s the second largest container ship facility in Europe after Rotterdam. There’s quite a lot of noise and yet there is a huge bird population just opposite in the marshes and on the River Orwell. I started harvesting the atmosphere along...
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by Wolf Asylum
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[alk037] Wolf Asylum [Unshackle]   All Tracks By Wolf Asylum   Artwork by Rumbus Merrylegs   An Alkalinear release [2014]
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by Thee Knaves; Thee Knaves
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Written and recorded by Bo Knutson & Matt Perzinski on 4-track in Baltimore, Maryland (2009-2010). Available from Well-Dressed Records: www.welldressedrecords.com
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