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Free Music Friday

This week’s Free Music Friday post is easy as the good folks at Flavorpill, one of my favorite arts blogs posted 20 great albums you can (legally) download for free right now.  Some of the downloads I was able to embed on this site others you just need to click on the artist and enjoy! […]

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Free Music Friday

Noisetrade has created their 65 summer mixtape with artists like Ivan and Alyosha, David Wax Museum and Langhorne Slim.  Click on the photo to get your summer started. One of my favorite albums last year was David Byrne & St. Vincent, Love This Giant and now they’re touring this summer and releasing a new song […]

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Music Collaboration

John Fogerty just released an album “Wrote a Song For Everyone” comprised solely of past Creedence Clearwater Revival and solo songs.  The hook is he’s collaborating with a different artist for each song of that artist’s choosing.  i.e. Foo Fighters performing “Fortunate Son” and  Dawes performing “Someday Never Comes” I’m not sure if it means anything […]

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Paul Simon

You may remember that Paul Simon released a pretty good album last year “So Beautiful Or So What“. It ended up selling about 250,00 copies in the US.   A decent number but in 2012 Paul is digging into the vaults.   This is the 25th anniversary of  “Graceland”.  To call it a landmark album […]

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Free Music Friday

Spin Magazine gives you an 8 track sampler from iTunes to enjoy from artists like Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros to Zola Jesus.   Click on the photo of the band Metric to get the music. If you’re interested in everything NPR Music is digging right now you can click on the photo of […]

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122.86 beats per minute

From the amazing mind and talent of David Byrne: David Byrne stayed in A Room for London, a one-bedroom installation above the River Thames, from 17 – 19 February 2012. During this residency, he created Get It Away… London’s tempo is 122.86 beats per minute. I brought along some field recording gear to use while […]

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