This is the Dato DUO, an instrument for two. A gritty sounding synthesizer paired with a flashy sequencer. For kids aged 3 - 99 and up!
Make synthy goodness with a friend!
A hybrid music documentary/concert film featuring Sharon Jones, Charles Bradley and the rest of the Daptone Records family.
Funk and soul legend Daptone Records deserves a documentary!
A simple instrument for composing, saving, and performing melodies. The first dedicated arpeggiator & sequencer in one portable device.
Compose, save & perform songs. Also kittens!
A mastering studio that pops up in central Bristol’s low-cost spaces: bringing you affordable access to world-class sound
Bringing music mastering to the masses!
Let's write a book that shows the world how sharing can be good for business.
We need more books that explain why Creative Commons is a viable option - for artists, businesses, educators, and creators. Chip in here!
I'm hoping to produce my first line of four guitar effects pedals and to promote the music and arts community within West Virginia.
Distorted guitars + community = yes please
Our map answers the questions: How loud is a specific location? Traffic? Planes?... Human noise?....7am garbage route?....Trains?...
A sonic map of ....everywhere!
The nuance and control of an acoustic drum. The limitless possibilities of digital sound. A true leap forward in drum technology.
Digitize your drum skills!
Connect Mixfader to your smartphone or tablet and perfect your mixing and scratching techniques, whatever your level.
Teeny tiny fader! Better than a smartphone, because it has a knob!
Make music in a new and intuitive way at home, in the studio or live on stage.
If you don't want a tiny instrument called a "Wob" or a "Wiggle," I dunno what to tell you.
We've long made visual art that influenced music - and vice versa - but this is both! Minds = blown.
Like fire? LOVE music? Now you can combine the two! Introducing: The Sound Torch - world’s FIRST affordable PyroBoard
Like a Rubens Tube, but in speaker form.
A film about “lo-fi legend” R Stevie Moore: the cult outsider who's recorded over 400 albums and is still waiting for recognition
A documentary about ex-WFMUer and prolific home recording artist R. Stevie Moore.
You can help purchase the equipment necessary to save Harry Bertoia's massive archive of Sonambient tape reels + release unheard works
Help bring more music into the world!
Women In Tech: The Book alternates teaching career skills with inspiring autobiographies from amazing women in tech!
A book about women in technology!
From a wild hurricane hitting your town, to a wild party in nature - KaliPAK is all the power you need when there's no power around
Stay charged off the grid!
NEOH is the first headset to provide a spatial sound rendering system, giving you a sound closer to reality than any other device.
Portable surround sound!
The Ma Belle Music Project: recording contemporary old-time music and building a website to share it with the world.
Keep old-time music alive!
A radio classic. The first-ever podcast. Now doing both on WBUR in Boston, and everywhere online.
One of the first podcasts ever... and still going strong!
We are into tiny stuff. So, this capo: yes.
A documentary feature about the wild and pioneering days of silent animated cartoons.
Weird & wonderful cartoons from a bygone era!
A rock and roll road trip across America leads an undocumented child prodigy to the crossroads of fame and federal law.
A documentary about a guitar-slingin' rock & roll prodigy... who also happens to be undocumented.
A multimedia theatre experience colliding live performance, neuroscience, and interactive technology at Under the Radar 2015.
Science + technology + art. Yes.
Wireless noise masking earplugs that block out the world while still letting you hear the things that matter most.
For those rare moments when you don't want to listen to anything...
Future Hits makes two new bilingual and heartfelt (yet secretly educational) albums to engage Spanish and English-speaking listeners!
We love all things secretly educational!
We want to localize and publish Osamu Tezuka’s 2 volume series, Ludwig B, into English.
A comic about Beethoven!
Cobblestone streams music to your sound system. Use your smart phone to control music to any speaker over WiFi. Free your music.
Like a fake rock to hide your keys in, but with music instead
DC's chefs, musicians, and mixologists unite on H St to create a classical music concert paired with locally-sourced food and drink.
Soon, you will be able to taste music!
The DRC; a Desktop Record Cutter designed with modern technology & a vintage soul. Funding expands feature set & reduces sell price.
DIY to the max! Cut your own records AT HOME!
Women have been leaders in computing from the start, but not enough of our contributions are remembered. Keep our history.
Learn + gamble at the same time!
SnapRecorder is a patent pending portable recording booth built w/ triple-layer sound proofing design to provide crisp clear recordings
Tiny portable recording box!
Alash's 3rd Album, "Achai," is dedicated to our mentor Kongar-ool Ondar, who meant so much in passing on the tradition of Tuvan music
An album featuring Tuvan and original tracks!
A documentary on composer Kevin MacLeod, his practice of releasing all his music for free and how he unwittingly became one of the most heard composers in the world with his work ending up in millions of videos, thousands of films, and many odd places.
A documentary about Kevin MacLeod, a well-known and prolific composer of royalty-free tracks!
We are a collective of amazing storytelling radio shows. Let's remake public radio together.
Help these great storytelling podcasters reinvent radio with PRX!
Why can't we download ebooks from library websites to Kindles? Libraries don't have the infrastructure. We're here to help - for free.
They want to help libraries improve their infrastructure to move indie e-books to mainstream device formats. What's not to like?
Microduino-Joypad is ... an 8-bit game console + open source + UPin27 + AVR,STM32,MSP430,51 compatible + smart controller == Awesome!
Open source video game consoles? Yes please.
BruNotes is a music program offering free music instruction to low-income urban youth. All funds provide students with instruments.
...Because everyone should be able to make music!
The Public Radio is a single station pre-tuned FM radio in a Mason jar. Your station. Always there.
Tune in to your favorite radio station from a mason jar.
You can also build your own with an open source circuit design available for free download.
The HONK! Festival is a one-of-a-kind street spectacle of revolutionary proportions.
We look forward to this every year!
A kid-friendly RPG (powered by the Fate Accelerated engine), about dogs, cats, other friendly critters, and the silly stuff they do!
A CC RPG!
ISSUE Project Room inaugurates publishing imprint Distributed Objects with LP releases by Sabisha Friedberg and Sergei Tcherepnin.
FMA curator Issue Project Room is starting a record label!
Kronos founder’s R&D Fund supports “adventure, the unknown, and unexpected opportunities.” Donate now to fund four new works!
Help Kronos Quartet embark upon exciting new musical adventures.
Help E6 bring the Crazies what they want...a mind-melting two disc set, with one including covers and the other E6 rarities.
Fire in the Disco! Fire in the Taco Bell!
The Global Jukebox Song Tree is an innovative online resource to explore world music and culture, produced by Alan Lomax.
Great project to unleash Alan Lomax's recordings to the world.
A new season of the Peabody Award winning public radio series, documenting the extraordinary stories of ordinary life.
Great radio doc series based in NYC.
The inspirational true story of Moondog, the legendary musician and New York icon whose life was an unexpected, outrageous adventure.
Support a doc about NYC icon and musical genius, Moondog
A Little Free Library is more than books. It's about growing stronger connections within a neighborhood. Help seed our new library!
We love all things free, and library
We sing, we string, play piano, and pick guitars. Our third album is in the making and we need your help to finish it!
An album recorded in an old power plant in Iceland
Exploring the life of a Renaissance man - his dizzying life in the realms of art and music and its impact on those around him.
Support a doc about proto-punk progenitor Tomata du Plenty
"Dreaming Pipes" has been a great success - thank you all for your support. I'm now proud to present here the Lindsay System Chanter.
You had me at small bagpipes.
Pono's mission is to provide the best possible listening experience of your favorite digital music.
Will this be a game changer for digital music, or not?
Smart Studios looked like another Midwestern warehouse left behind by the economic decline of the 1980s. No one viewing its depleted exterior could have guessed what was going on inside - and how it would change the sound of music forever. NOW ON iTUNES
Great idea for a music doc!
A feature-length documentary about the burgeoning power of the Latino vote in America, written and directed by Gianpaolo Pietri, and executive produced by Latina actress and activist Eva Longoria.
Documentary Film about emerging power of the Hispanic vote + promo video featuring FMA music
It's time for a new CD! Here's your chance to get a limited-edition physical copy and other goodies.
Your chance to get a physical copy FMA Artist Josh Woodward's glitchy new CD: "The Beautiful Machine"
MIDI Sprout allows plants to control audio and video synthesizers in real time.
let the plants play synthesizers!
The KRTS Youth Media Project gives student producers the tools to tell the stories that matter to them.
Youth Media in Marfa
3 operas. 30 artists. 3 weeks. Alex Waterman directs Robert Ashley's groundbreaking works, new and reimagined for the Whitney Biennial.
Robert Ashley, new and reimagined for the Whitney Biennial.
One Piano and a hive of Bees!
please place a pledge to Pregnant. Touring the UK will further sustain our dream of sharing our music with the world
Organic music from Placerville CA.
Help Pregnant continue its mission of sharing music with the world by touring the UK!
Destroy All Presets is an electro-pop album created entirely on a Game Boy Advance. The tunes are nerdy, upbeat, and catchy as hell.
Kickstart a a chiptunes album on a Game Boy Advance cartridge
The story of a young guitarist in the North of Niger, trying to make it against all odds. The first ever Tuareg language fiction film.
This project is amazing. Help kickstart a very unofficial remake of Purple Rain in the Sahara desert of Niger.
The world's first multicopter that's powerful enough to carry a high quality action camera and folds up smaller than a 7in tablet.
Is that a drone in your pocket?
XRAY.FM: A new radio station with a progressive blend of talk, music, and culture. Help us launch a station as distinctive as Portland.
Support a new community radio station launching in Portland, OR!
Support Rooftop Films' 18th year of creating the most unique film viewing experiences in NYC and beyond.
Support those who support indie filmmakers!
Lightning Records series to release albums both as hand made, limited edition cassette tapes and as digital downloads.
A digital archive of New Orleans hiphop and bounce supported by the Amistad Research Center launching Spring 2014!
We love the idea of a digital archive of New Orleans hip-hop and bounce
Summit events bringing together musicians and technologists in ATL, CHI, NYC & SEA. New ideas, conversations, and workshops.
Help Cash Music bring musicians and technologists together to discuss open music!
Our feature film ‘The Fold’ is filled with beautiful music and we would like to release a soundtrack album.
Support custom music for a feature film
We've written a mountain of beautiful new arrangements and are making our second full-length album. We can't wait to share it with you!
One of our favorite FMA artists funding a new full-length album!
Horror hosts Queen Gorya & Terry "the Wolfman" dodge becoming faded reality TV stars as an exclusive cult chases them down. TV pilot.
An interesting project for fans of old horror hosts!
Season 4 of the award-winning radio show about design, architecture and the 99% Invisible activity that shapes our world.
Support the greatest thing happening in radio.
For one night only, the original members of the legendary Homebrew Computer Club will reunite at the Computer History Museum
If this project reaches its stretch goal, the Homebrew Computer Club reunion will be documented in a CC-licensed film!
Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier, without copyright: a new recording adn digital score, now available at http://welltemperedclavier.org.
Crowdfunding Project to Place Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier in the Public Domain for Everyone to Download & Use
An open-source, educational approach to sharing the complex process of becoming a USDA-certified meat processor.
An Open-Source Food Safety Model
120-page full-color graphic novel of the first book of my webcomic Persimmon Cup. Sci-fi in scope, Bertozzi-ish in execution.
Exciting graphic novel project from WFMU supporter Nick Bertozzi
The early years (1949-62) of the Fats Domino / Dave Bartholomew collaboration and its roots in the culture and music of New Orleans
New documentary about the 65 year collaboration of Fats Domino and Dave Bartholomew and the birth of rock 'n' roll.
I'm planning a return trip to Indonesia to collaborate with a wide variety of incredible local musicians and visual artists!
Help send Arrington de Dionyso back to Indonesia to collaborate with local artists.
It will be so much easier to always be right with this rad wristband recorder
Kickstarting a free, open archive of recordings of all of Chopin
A documentary about the best soul singer you’ve ever heard–even if you've never heard of him.
Exciting Music Doc from WFMU's Rob Hatch-Miller
A radio documentary asking big questions about America's decision to lock up millions of people, often for non-violent drug crimes.
The Prison Time Media radio documentary project
We are recording our first studio album! It includes original tunes, special guests, and songs never recorded before.
The California Feetwarmers are a Los Angeles-based jazz band. Their first studio album will be licensed under CC BY-NC.
To make government accountable, people have to know the facts. But prying secrets out of Washington is hard. FOIA Machine can help.
Let's turn on the FOIA Machine
We're building the first issues of The Brooklyn Quarterly, a digital magazine of literature and public ideas, from the ground up.
This kickstarter video uses music from the FMA artist Talib Kweli Greene -- enjoy!
Making Art is a peek inside the artist's mind, exploring the motivations they have for their creations and highlighting the results.
An exciting film project from filmmaker Jesse Brass.
His recent profile of artist Melanie Norris utilized music from the Free Music Archive:
David Lowery, Cracker, & Camper Van Beethoven - 30 Years of Uncompromising, Original Rock
A Feature-length doc about David Lowery (Cracker) "a temperamental and tenacious talent."
Data Dealer, the bitingly clever game about personal data & privacy. Run your own Tracebook & crush those whiny privacy critics!
Game about personal data & privacy
USB Drive With Remix Packs, Sample Libraries, Ableton Live Sets, and New Upcoming Remix Album.
All samples, stems, and instruments would be royalty free and under Creative Commons Share Alike License
The nation's largest art parade may have been flooded, but it's not washed away!
Help Save The Largest Art Parade In America!
We just finished a 22-track record over 3 years without help from a label. Help us make Endless Fantasy more than just an album!
Support FMA artists Anamanaguchi and make the world more chromatic!
We are a team of multimedia reporters covering the global economy. We are going to make a t-shirt and tell the story of its creation.
NPR's Planet Money is making a T-Shirt that will tell the story of its own complicated global odyssey.
An investigative documentary from director Brian Knappenberger about the life of the internet pioneer and activist Aaron Swartz.
Help Tell Aaron's Story
Ready-to-assemble furniture should be more interesting. I created my first product, 'This Stool Rocks,' which was available on Kickstarter in 2013.
This project plans to share their design files using a Creative Ccommons non-commercial license.
A graphic novel based on the songs of Jonathan Coulton, written by Greg Pak and drawn by Takeshi Miyazawa.
Support Our Friend Jonathan Coulton & Save the World!
This project seeks to create new, CC-licensed typesettings of public domain horn solos
Apocalyptic rock duo Dead Unicorn will soon release its 3rd album Pandemic. We need your help to fund mixing, mastering, vinyl & promo.
Visit this page for a nice video explaining why the band has chosen to release their music under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
SYMBIOSIS: An art book exploring a world where all technology is powered by biological engines that are deeply linked to humans
Symbiosis, an intriguing CC-licensed science fiction art book
The fourth album from Selva de Mar features guest musicians from Spain, Israel, Guinea Bissau, Mexico, Argentina and USA.
Barcelona's Selva de Mar started out as a street duo, sculpting "aquatic music" from the wooden timbre of the cello blended with the metal frequencies of the hang. Their new album will introduce international guests as Selva de Mar continue to refine their craft.
Two records, a new LP and a full cover of Bowie's Diamond Dogs, to be self-released in Spring 2013 -with your involvement and support.
Support FMA Artist John Vanderslice as he soars way over his goal!
Music by Elizabeth Adams, Jack Callahan, Beau Sievers, Andrew C. Smith, K.C.M. Walker, performed by String Noise
All recordings from this series will be shared on the Free Music Archive
A political refugee returns to his small village in West Africa to build a community radio station that educates and inspires people.
Help this documentary project build a radio station in Cameroon
What if everyone in the world could code? An interesting open source project.
An exciting Science Journalism initiative that will be using Creative Commons music in their podcasts
AHHH! You Guys Rule! We have 37 hours to hit our NEW GOAL of $10,000 to support our efforts to Keep Williamsbug Awesome!
A new space for Williamsburg's beloved and unique music, art and performance space
Anglo-American (indie-folk-pop) duo Rue Royale are recording a new album. Join the journey by pre-ordering here.
Support Free Music Archive artists Rue Royale in their next endeavor!
A collection of pieces written over the past 4 years exploring the creative potential of websites like Craigslist, Omegle, and more.
A collection of pieces written over the past 4 years exploring the creative potential of websites like Craigslist, Omegle, and more.
CLOUDS is a documentary exploring creativity through the lens of code
With a premier screening at Eyebeam NYC, and a killer list of interview subjects we're thrilled to see this project fully funded and then some.
The General Assembly records their sessions…but makes people pay for the video. Let's buy all the 2012–13 video and put it online—free!
In the name of transparency, help make video from America's oldest legislature free and open to the public.
GLI.TC/H is a free & open event celebrating g͟͏l̨í̵͠t̸̕͡c̸͞h̴̨͜e͏͏͏͏̛͟s̛͟͠! Artists, educators and tinkerers gather ه҉҉҉҉҉҉҉҉҉҉҉҉҉
Tinker with technology, create art, and share knowledge with your community at this free and open public event
Time's Up is an all percussion based record with "single" length (3-4min) songs providing drum "hooks" much like a pop album, but not.
Adventurous percussionist Blake Fleming is a founding member of Laddio Bolocko, Dazzling Killmen, Mars Volta. The seasoned drummer's solo LP can be downloaded from the Free Music Archive under a Creative Commons license. This Kickstarter will bring a vinyl LP to your turntable!
The Music from Saharan Cellphones Volume 2 is coming to vinyl.
Bluetooth cellphones are the preferred filesharing method throughout much of West Africa. This series helps document the sound of contemporary Malian village rappers, auto-tuned Tuareg guitarists and more. The Kickstarter supports LP production as well as artist payments.
A 24 artist, 2xLP tribute to Outlaw Country's Renaissance Man, Kris Kristofferson.
Karl Blau, Wooden Wand, Calvin Johnson and Simon Joyner are a few of the 24 artists taking part in this 2xLP tribute to Kris Kristofferson.
1st vinyl LP + flexi-disc postcards from Lame Drivers: free power pop experimentalists since '03.
Prolific contributors to the FMA, Lame Drivers are raising money to release their first vinyl LP and a wicked Flexidisc series!
They are planning on releasing all of the new songs under a remix-able Creative Commons license!
Dust & Grooves is a photo and interview project documenting vinyl collectors in their most intimate environment: their record room.
Dust & Grooves is a wonderful documentation of vinyl collectors and culture.
Help fund what will surely be a beautiful book and insightful look into this world of intense music geekery!
Bonus: Can you spot the WFMU t-shirt in the trailer?
Old tapes. New unheard multimedia stories. Help us bring print journalists' lost interviews to life via podcast, radio, and YouTube.
Blank on Blank turns unheard interviews into new multimedia journalism. Interview and guest mix at FMA: http://bit.ly/P4QAON
An award winning radio show about design, architecture and the 99% Invisible activity that shapes our world.
Help keep this amazing Radio Program Alive for Another Season; An Entirely New Breed of Independent Media that is Thoughtful, Innovative, and Entertaining.
Help us share the story of New Jersey’s WFMU, the world’s longest-running freeform radio station, in its fight to stay alive.
A documentary about WFMU, the one-of-a-kind radio station that founded the Free Music Archive.
Check out the trailer and help make this long-awaited film a reality!
Eyebeam = open source & open content; to make what we do open to all, we are creating a new public space for books, exhibits & coffee.
NYC's Eyebeam is a haven for open source art and technology.
Now they're expanding their public presence with a new open space in Chelsea!
The Free Form Film Festival presents experimental films, art films, documentaries and video art to a variety of communities.
The Free Form Film Festival curates a diverse array of genre-bending art, just like the FMA.
Help build a home for this nomadic festival supporting experimental film and video art!
A multi-media project expanding the short film, 'How Mata Hari Lost Her Head and Found Her Body' into a video installation.
Amy Ruhl's short film 'How Mata Hari Lost Her Head and Found Her Body' features a soundtrack from FMA contributing artist Julian Lynch. The 7" is one of the prizes on the table as Ruhl transforms Mata Hari into a video installation.
Eini uses her imagination, creativity and the nature to survive an abusive childhood.
Hanna Sköld's first Creative Commons film reached 50,000+ people through alternate distribution channels like the Pirate Bay. Now she's out to do it again!
A new public domain score and studio recording of Bach's Goldberg Variations - set the Goldbergs free!
J.S. Bach Open Sourced and Crowd Funded: http://freemusicarchive.org/curator/FMA/blog/JS_Bach_Open_Sourced__Crowd_Funded
SF Rock Project would like to start a "lending library" of instruments to offer students
tUnE-yArDs collaborated with the SF Rock Project in their "Big Country" video.
Now they're giving back by creating a library of instruments for students to play with.
At a time when arts education in public schools is being cut, this project gives us hope!
Help us fund a compilation album of live music from some of Portland's best independent bands!
The Banana Stand is a secret venue / recording studio in Portland Oregon.
They aim to release and license their recordings in collaboration with the artists, and some can be found under Creative Commons licenses on the FMA to help spread the word!
'Slipping: Skate's Impact on Egypt' is a passion project on Egypt's first and only skateboard shop and the resulting scene.
A documentary on the emergence of skateboarding in Egypt.
The soundtrack is sourced from the FMA.
Funding will pay for production costs with a portion going directly to the musicians.
More here: http://bit.ly/JljdXl
To support the media blitz for their brand-new album, the band is offering a Kickstarter-only EP and other amazing premiums.
Wondering why you hadn't heard the Chrome Cranks reunited, released a great LP, and are doing this kickstarter?
Maybe it's cuz they don't have a publicist. They're raising $4000 to hire one.
"Publicists are the gatekeepers to the music press." (Note: FMA ignores publicists)
Help us buy music and release it to the public., without copyrights.
Releasing classical music recordings and sheet music into the public domain.
Learning and telling the stories of Near Eastern musicians in the US in the early decades of the 20th century.
Help musician and musicologist Ian Nagoski extend the reach of his project documenting the music of the Ottoman-American diaspora—a story that had previously gone unheard!
Love the personalized gifts up for grabs from each member of this Philadelphia dream pop group.
We're proud to host ASDIG's live performance from Primavera Sound and music from side-project King Kong Ding Dong!
Help them finish their next record, get yourself a copy & more!
The Ende Tymes Festival is an annual celebration of noise, experimental music, and video art. Over 40 artists will perform at 2 venues
Phill Niblock, Shelley Hirsch, Sudden Infant, Cheapmachines, Thomas Dimuzio, Telecult Powers, Mike Shiflet, and Grasshopper are just a few of the national and international artists who will perform at this year's experimental music & video art festival curated by Bob Bellerue
Asheville FM is ready to take the next step in being a model for locally-focused Internet radio with worldly appeal. Let's go!
Support freeform radio in Asheville, North Carolina!
The burgeoning station is applying for an LPFM license in 2012, but even as an internet broadcaster, costs are high in terms of streaming royalties and studio equipment.
A True Story About Why We Are. From the creator of Everything is a Remix.
a new online video series from the creator of 'Everything is a Remix'
I would like to press and release 500 copies of the "Finally, Caves" LP and film a music video for the 8 1/2 minute song.
cool project from a key figure in Nashville's noise scene
We're building a totally free platform of tools for artists and labels to sell, share, and promote music directly to their fans.
CASH Music is building free, open source tools for artists and labels to connect directly with fans -- no middleman!
The Street Muse Project is a documentary short in which Gull will be documenting street/public music in Africa.
"The overarching goal of this project is to facilitate the sharing of creativity."
A new record label gearing up to reissue two rare LPs: Kenneth Higney "Attic Demonstration" (1976) & Sound Ceremony "s/t" (1979)
Kenneth Higney's Attic Demonstration was recently featured on the FMA, and we can't wait to hear it on vinyl!
Oxbow [theoxbow.com] has been called "the greatest art rock band in the world" by Vice. If seeing is believing? Well, we want you to.
thank you gifts include a phone call from a member of your choice from this multi-talented group.
Vocalist Eugene Robinson is also the host of "Knuckle Up" on Combat Music Radio
Alec K. Redfearn & the Eyesores are working on "Sister Death" our 7th full-length record.
Providence RI genre-bender working on a new album
ZZK TV is an audio visual project bringing South America's hardest working indie label to life through the power of the internet.
Frequent WFMU guests from the ZZK crew bring digital cumbia to the world through Club Zizek, ZZK releases/comps/mixtapes, tours, and now, ZZK TV!
for a taste of Rainbowdragoneyes, check out the live recording from Blip Festival NYC 2009
Also don't sleep on side project Magic Hammer!
Karl Blau unearths new styles in his self-released series entitled KLAPS. Hand packaged albums -- "Mystery In Your Mailbox."
We're selling limited edition guitar pedals including the 8-Bit Fuzz in order to raise money for a US tour.
Half a million crazed music fans descend upon a tiny Serbian village for the 50th anniversary of the world's largest trumpet festival.
Recordings from the Guča Trumpet Festival, as featured in the Brasslands documentary --
Acclaimed cult pop entity My Teenage Stride is making preparations for a new full-length album. Be a part of it.
My Teenage Stride debut 5 new songs on the Free Music Archive
A series of four short films by Vincent Moon shot at the legendary All Tomorrow’s Parties music festival in the UK.
ATP is one of the world's most incredible and unique music festivals. The Free Music Archive hosts WFMU broadcasts from All Tomorrow's Parties NY
On October 29, Issue Project Room Artist-in-Residence James Ilgenfritz presents The Ticket That Exploded: An Ongoing Opera.
James Ilgenfritz is Artist-in-Residence at Issue Project Room, many of his performances are archived on FMA along with his 10khrs podcasts (http://freemusicarchive.org/member/10khrs)
R. Stevie Moore has been doing the "Direct-to-Fan" since way back before the Internet came along. So this feels like a natural step for the DIY icon to be going the crowd-funding route via Kickstarter.
via FMA, Feb 4 2011 (http://bit.ly/eyoGX4)
BBOX is a volunteer-run, freeform, internet radio station that calls a recycled shipping container in Downtown Brooklyn, home.
an Internet radio station grows out of a shipping container in Brooklyn
FMA contributor Peter Swimm (True Chip Til Death!) performs at the finale party this Sunday 10/16
Blip Festival needs to raise money this year due to severe budget cuts in grants that have previously supported artist travel and performance fees.
Free Music Archive is home to mp3 archives from Blip Festival 2009
Help manifest our summer project Coolzey and the Search for the Hip Hop Hearts as a DVD and CD combo and more!
Support the new LP by Blue Sausage Infant: a dose of psychedelic drone/noise/spacerock called "Negative Space."
Blue Sausage Infant at FMA:
BSI is part of the Zeromoon label/collective
The Silent Barn was an all-ages music venue in NYC, home to experiments in music and social culture for 7 years, and hopefully more.
Silent Barn's Party Lab hosts straight-to-cassette mixes of not just the live performances, but everything happening in and around the space at that moment in time