Various music blogs & sites containing mp3 downloads
What you see here encompasses nearly all of my online music findings. I love music, all kinds, and my passion is finding new sources for new tunes to listen to.
Most of these, like the vinyl record blogs, offer music that you simply cannot find anywhere else. Obviously the blogs listed further down the page which distribute downloads of more recent CDs are coughdoingsoillegallycough. Download at your own discretion.
Vinyl Record Blogs & Sites
Miscellaneous Music, Oldies & Independent Artists Sites
Dismuke's Virtual Talking Machine---One of my all-time favorite oldies music sites and still going strong! The BEST collection of Vintage Phonograph Recordings from 1900-1939. In streaming/downloadable Real Audio format.
Fantastic Music!---More oldies!
UBUWEB - 365 Days Project---Bizzare recordings for every day of the year in 2003 and 2007.
Jazz Online---Lots of great old jazz tunes in MP3 format.
Hot - Dance & Vintage Jazz Pages
Internet Archive: Audio---A great collection of music. Live recordings, podcasts, audiobooks, and vintage cylinder and 78 rpm recordings.
Tinfoil.com---A great place to not only hear, but learn about the earliest recorded sounds and music.
Edison National Historic Site---The very beginning of sound! Listen to Thomas Edison's historic early recordings.
Free Early and Renaissance Music - Classical Guitar Recordings
Free Solo Guitar
Free Solo Piano
Free Music Group
Heftone.com---Some cool banjo music.
Mark Little's My TV Themes
Remixes.net---If you like remixes, this is the place to be. In ram format.
Oddio Overplay---Tons of audio choices. Explore and play!
TV Acres - Theme Song Resources---Lots of different sites with TV and movie themes available.
More Recent Music Blogs
You can also find a lot of mp3's free on the web by using Google and typing the name of the song and/or artist, along with the words "mp3" and "blog". ;)
WebUpon: Music Rules 2: Top 45 Music Websites That Deliver the Greatest Free Music --- Great list of music search engines, online radio sites, and other resources for free music on the web.
Tinydad.com: Free Music: 22 Websites That Are Driving Daggers Into The Heart Of The RIAA --- A few extra music resources on this list.
Wired: Listening Post's Top 10 Hottest Music Sites -- "the 10 hottest digital music websites in the world"
Online Radio & Music Search Sites
Fizy / Videomusic