100 legal sites to stream and download free music Music is life, I never found anyone who’s life isn’t influenced by Music. Why the best things in life like Music are not free? Actually, there is more legally available for free Music than you think. image by nothingatall Here is a list of 100 sites that let you stream or download music for free legally! This super list has sites where you can find most of your favorite songs and other awesome music that you will enjoy listening to.
12-june-2011-albums-worth-checking-out.html from pastemagazine.com There’s a lot of great music coming out this summer, and a few of the best albums will be from brand new artists. Here are five debuts you should be looking forward to. 1. Punk Childhood: When I Grow Up by Andy Fairhurst& In When I Grow Up by Andy Fairhurst, children seem to harbor such high aspirations for their adult age as becoming the Joker or the Bane! It’s all tongue-in-cheek and humorous, so there is no need for the parents out there to get freaked out; after all, as we all may remember from our own childhood days, kids are often more active in their imaginations than we give them credit for. There’s also a playful, impish streak to most kids, so it shouldn’t surprise you that the British illustrator, based in North Wales, has chosen to depict them as such. Fairhurst also paints digitally and professes his liking for art with a dark tinge to it. Source: DeviantArt.com ↑ Back to top
7 Alternatives to Pandora and Last.FM Whether you are annoyed by the ads on Pandora, the limited number of skips, or the abyss of cruel 30-second song teasers from Last.FM, many online listeners are growing weary of mainstream methods of hearing new music. While the Pandora algorithm is strong, and the Last.FM related artists tool is pretty useful, don’t fool yourself in to thinking that there aren’t other great ways to expose yourself to new music in the depths of cyberspace. Here are 7 alternatives to Pandora and Last.FM that will infuse your day with an uninterrupted stream of music that large record companies haven’t managed to squash under their thumbs yet. StumbleAudio StumbleAudio has a killer recommendation engine that works better for me than Pandora’s. Instead of “genomes”, StumbleAudio uses listeners’ favoritism as well as buying pattern data from online music stores to make suggestions.
solipsistic NATION No. 240: blueOrb : solipsistic NATION solipsistic NATION No. 240: blueOrb Posted by solipsisticnation on Saturday, May 21, 2011 · Leave a Comment Today on solipsistic NATION we’re going to bring in the Rapture with a mix put together for us by Praketh, who is also the host of the blueOrb podcast. Concept Art World & Daniel Dos Santos Daniel Dos Santos is a professional freelance illustrator working in a variety of genres including novels, comics and film. He has worked for clients such as Disney, Universal Studios, Penguin Books, Random House, Tor books, UpperDeck, Wizards of the Coast, and DC Comics. Link: www.dandossantos.com 20 fantastic ways to find new music that you like (no Last.fm & Pandora inside) OK, everybody knows that Last.fm & Pandora are great services, but there are a lot of other tools that can help us to find new cool music. Some of them just expose daily musical goodies, others make recommendations based on your very own preferences, and others take the web interactivity ever further. Explore the best 20 ways to discover new music in a web 2.0 world. Live music discovery Wonderwheel
Will 'Born This Way' Be the Most Important Album of Lady Gaga's Career? Lady Gaga is at once the biggest pop star in the world and not really a pop star at all -- at least not in the conventional sense. In myriad ways, she's unlike Britney Spears, who despite a recent string of hits and a well-received album seems about as removed from her own career as she can be while still being physically in the room with a mic strapped to her head. And she's a totally different animal than real-life friends Katy Perry and Rihanna, hit-makers who share an affinity for letting big-name producers and songwriters do their artistic heavy-lifting. Like her above-mentioned pop diva counterparts, Gaga works with top-notch producers to swaddle her songs in dance floor-ready beats, but her skills as a lyricist set her apart from the flock. "People are expecting a lot," Billboard editor M.
12 Deliciously Different Plush Toys - Mental Floss Look around the world wide web if you want to get a gift that no one else will think of, with a little help from your friendly mental_floss internet scouring service. Some of these plush toys are suitable for children, but not all of them! 1. Alex Artist AngelaTiara made a rag doll version of Alex DeLarge from the 1971 film A Clockwork Orange. This was a custom order, but I hear you can contact her to have a doll made for yourself. Top 10 Intellectual Rappers Music Despite being in the mainstream consciousness for over twenty years now, Hip-Hop is still largely thought to consist solely of idiotic, crude and often pointlessly violent lyrics that debase and malign the English language. Although to be fair, that is still the majority of the Hip-Hop music being shoved down our throats by the big music labels and radio. However, there is an increasingly large presence of extremely intelligent Hip-Hop pushing the genre’s boundaries and transforming rap into academically and artistically viable poetry. NOTE: Judging intelligence is an extremely subjective matter and will always spark debate, however I did abide by some criteria when making my selections.