The Future of Free Music

Free music, free culture in general in fact, is a thing of obvious benefits. To the creator it’s an outlet which allows for honest enthusiasm, for the passion which was invested into the work to be appreciated by as many…

Poetical or Political?

When I’m writing for this site, or just rambling incoherently about free music, I habitually refer to ‘us’, the movement that is, the free music scene which provides a common thread to bind together a vast number of completely different…

Free Music Evangelising

One of the biggest tricks the free music movement is missing at the moment is one which is all too often barred to us by the very mediums we chose to use. I’ve noted before, fairly bitterly in fact, the…

Future of Reviewing

It’s probably an act of perfect timing on my part, observing the slow and arduous decay of the print medias, the proliferation of digital downloading (legal and otherwise), the advent of Spotify and Last.fm; and then deciding that my new…

Failed Futurism?

It’s just about the first thing you’ll notice on first arriving on the free music ‘scene’, that vast, all consuming ocean of Experimental music which regardless of the counter-trend still manages to make up the bulk of content released.

ETHX : Boom To Bloom

ETHX – Boom To Bloom It’s a rarity within the CC world to come across a new album, from an act you don’t know which does in fact have some star quality to it. Not that fame is any measure…

Entertainment for the Braindead : Roadkill

Entertainment for the Braindead – Roadkill Another Entertainment for the Braindead release, another gushing review from me..? We-ell we’ll see about that. Roadkill is Julia Kotowski’s fifth release and follows on from a very fine tradition of Folk-Pop goodness which…

YouSir : Hostile Takeover

http://widgets.jamendo.com/en/album/?album_id=82739&playertype=myspace Download this | Create my own widget This album on jamendo.com Royalty Free Music – Stock Music Library | Jamendo PRO Now making music is far from my forte but like all good obsessives I had a crack at…