Alex DB – Tranzmitter Breakz Netlabel

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Alexandre Augusto, a.k.a. Alex DB, lives in SΓ£o Paulo and has been involved with Hardcore, Jungle and Drum’n’Bass since 1992 playing at pirate radios at the north side of the town.Β Alex became a synonym ofΒ  a cool soundtrack maker for nights which works with the most musical sides of Drum & Bass, what made his name well-known through the whole Brazilian Drumn’n’Bass scene as β€˜atmospheric man’.

A fine Brasil Drum’n’Bass compilation.

Download Alex DB – Slow Dance [Creative Commons license] Download full album.

Thanks toΒ  Tranzmitter Breakz Netlabel for the tip.

Josh Woodward – Creative Commons Acoustic Rock

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Well, you should know Josh Woodward when you listen to Creative Commons music. He sounds like a refreshing street musican. He shares more than 170 songs.

Hey Josh, you cut your hairs. Where have all the hippies gone?

You can download his latest album for free as zip or buy a CD at his store. Listen to the songs, read the lyrics and even have the guitar tabulature.

Azoora feat. Graciellita – 23 Seconds Netlabel

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Azoora has released seven EP’s on 23 Seconds Netlabel between 2008-2011 and those who have listened to them before will recognize the sound in this project. Graciellita has made a clear imprint on the atmosphere with her voice and presence. Both artists have a background in trip-hop and this is clearly reflected in their collaboration.

Female vocal trip-hop.

Download Azoora feat. Graciellita – Motionless [Creative Commons license]

Thanks to 23 Seconds Netlabel for the tip.

Don’t paniq – Crowd funding works

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Paniq is a well known artist in the Creative Commons music scene. His new album is here. You can download it for free or a voluntary donation. It’s catchy tunes, heavy basslines go deep into your ears and will stay there forever and will create you a good mood.

The whole album was crowd funded. It was produced only with donations. Here’s the budget of €4588.

  • €1485/month for rent, food, insurances, repairs, electricity, internet and transit tickets.
  • €1000 for manufacturing of CDs, including glass master, digipak package and 4-colored booklet.
  • €1025 for packaging and national/international shipping of CDs.
  • €195 for compensating accumulating PayPal fees (about 3%)

Any money left after the production was given to Creative Commons, EFF and Amnesty International.

Fantastic, isn’t it? And even better, the whole album was released under a by Creative Commons license, so you can do whatever you like with the sounds.

The whole album was created on a Linux Audio infrastructure with a desktop computer running Ubuntu Linux, Ardour, Audacity, Aldrin, JACK, Jacker, QSynth and lots of plugins.

Nuff said. Here’s his old hit Elektronische Musik and the one and only paniq last.fm top 10. Enjoy. We’re loving it.

And don’t forget to drop a comment. The artists like feedback.

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Dub One! – Ideology Netlabel

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Dub One! from Berlin born in 1972, first contact with keys with the age of 5, wanting to become a jazz pianist within a phases of puberty-megalomania. Touching jazz, jazz-rock and funk, he happily arrived at downtempo, dub, reggae and trip-hop, you can still hear his musical past, much to the dislike of some hardliners.

Off-beat!

Download Dub One! – Sound Shot [Creative Ideology license]

Thanks for the tip Ideology Netlabel.