Since it seems myself and gutter have been finding/posting quite a few free album download sites lately, i think we need a topic. Below are sites that host/support free album downloads.
Evilsons Hosts their ep from 2002 for free. Click on "Sounds". This Ep is in english although the band is Finnish, and is quite good.
This Page Hosts quite a few albums for free. Click on "Free Mp3s". I have yet to hear any of these albums.Sadly, this EP is sold out but you can download the songs and the cover images below and make your own copy...
Go Kart Records Hosts 6 full mp3 albums for free. Click on them on the left hand side. All of these albums are rockin. Check them out.
Angels Heart Offers their album for free. Click on MP3's on the right. It wil ask you for some friend's email addresses.We at Go-Kart Records want to make it perfectly clear that the RIAA does not represent the views of all record labels.
We feel that only by embracing technology can we gain from it, and that a battle like the one that the RIAA is fighting can simply not be won.
Either enter some, or just put some fake ones like email@example.com. Either way, it wil llet you download the songs. This band is quite a good band, check them out.
This Page Offers a free Latvia punk/hardcore/ska online sampler/cd. I'm not sure how good this is, i have yet to hear it. EDIT: I just started downloading these files, and all the songs are high quality 320 kbps mp3sOkay. Here's the deal. We are giving our mp3's away for FREE. That's right. Not one or two but all of them. Yes we spent a lot of time on this record. Yes it cost a lot of money to produce, record, mix, and master. Then why? Because we think music should be free.
OperationIvy.com has 199 mp3's to download on their site. All of the releases hosted are bootlegs. most are 128, but some higher. Check them out.Here you can download free 22 songs by 12 various latvian hardcore/punk/ska bands, burn them to cd and print out covers, to create your own D.I.Y. copy of "HC.LV Compilation of latvian hc/punk/ska music".
This Site Offers the album by Midget Fan Club called A Total Nightmare. All i can say about this cd is it kicks major ass.We currently have 223 mp3s available to download, as seen below. We will not put up any official OPIV releases for download - all the mp3s below are from bootleg releases. Click on the record's title to view the tracks listing. Mp3s from Downfall's unreleased Get Ready for Action demo, and a couple of Basic Radio tracks, are seen at the bottom of the page.
Renfield 13 Offers clips of songs from their new album. They are calling this a 'demo' and it can be downloaded in a .zip file. They are a very good band."With this record we tried to mix the sounds of new school punk with the old 70's progressive sound of bands like Pink Floyd, Manfred Mann, and The Steve Miller Band.
This Site Offers an album download of a Brazillian punk band, so im told they are anyways. Also has a live performance of them is hosted. Both are in .tar format.
The Punk Hour Vol. 1 is an online sampler featuring punk bands like Anti-Flag and Ten Foot Pole. You can even print out sleeves and make your own cd.
Scary Kids Scaring Kids Hosts their "After Dark" Ep for Free.Below, you can see the fourteen tracks of the very first totally free of charge punkhour.com netsampler.
That concludes my list of free album download sites. If you have any now or find any in the future, post them here.