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LILY OF THE WEST by DEAD HORSES

First time in 20 years copyrights in the United States will enter the Public Domain.   Bravo! The Milwaukee Record has already gotten a head start on 2019 with their monthly “Public Domain” section. I’ve looked but I couldn’t find if the artists have granted public...
FREE CHRISTMAS MUSIC

FREE CHRISTMAS MUSIC

This is an example of how incorrect copyright notice can allow intellectual property to become owned by the public.  Found and posted at the internet archive by Gerard Arthus, this 1957 collection of Christmas classics was released without any copyright notice as...
“Common People” by Pulp

“Common People” by Pulp

I loved this song when it came out, and I think I love it even more now. It’s timeless but it’s also a time-capsule, with music so perfectly matched to the lyrics, and production so right that you are thrust into the picture from the first bar to the end....

“LAWS AND SAUSAGE” by THE UPTONES

Wow, I saw the best California Ska for free! That’s right! I saw them @ Music in the Park in Albany, CA. and you can listen to this song for free. The Uptones performed at this year’s final concert of the series. A classic Ska song is political without choosing sides....
“Beirut” by Yasmine Hamdan

“Beirut” by Yasmine Hamdan

Yasmine can sing, no matter of language she’s singing!! This Lebanese singer, songwriter and actress, who is now living in Paris, is so compelling whatever language, it doesn’t matter to me. I first heard her in SoapKills, the first Middle Eastern electric act I...