Please send any new submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Free Music Friday" in the subject line
Submissions should include your band's name, title of submission (and whether it is a full length, EP or single song), myspace or website link, and similar bands for the "recommended if you like" section. Please upload it to a downloading website such as mediafire or megaupload and send that link.
Never Drafted - In Arms
RIYL: Thrice, La Dispute, At the Drive-In, Refused, Brand New
Sam Francis - Vaporize Timeclock
RIYL: John Frusciante, Brian Eno, Video game music, New Age, Robert Fripp
KeithCharles Spacebar - BeforeCommonEra
RIYL: Real hip-hop
Runny - We've Come For Your Women (And Some Of Your Men)
RIYL: The Dwarves, Black Flag, GG Allin, The Dead Milkmen, The Descendents
Arrow to the Sun - Be Brave
RIYL: Circa Survive, Thursday, Ivoryline, Saosin
Highrise - Growing Up To Grow Apart
RIYL: Deaf Havana, You Me At Six, Paramore
Animal Skins - A EP
RIYL: These Arms Are Snakes, Cursed, Fear Before The March of Flames
Dre Carlan - DC II
RIYL: Lo-fi melodic acoustic punk, Justin Sane, City & Colour
Citadel - Six Years
RIYL: Alexisonfire, Dance Gavin Dance, Circa Survive, Proceed, Architects
Eolune - Tiny Oceans
RIYL: Dredg, Thrice, Radiohead, Nine Inch Nails
Andrea Caccese - Icarus Falling/Set The World on fire
RIYL: Elliott Smith, Nick Drake, Sigur Ròs, Sonic Youth, Lucero, The Ataris
Icarus the Owl - Qualia
RIYL: Thrice, Minus The Bear(guitar tapping), This Town Needs Guns, Mathy Pop Punk
Snowmobile - Empty Rooms
RIYL: Sigur Ros, Radiohead, The Album Leaf, Jeniferever
Car Full Of Midgets - Garbage
Authors - Authors
(exclusively on their Purevolume page)
RIYL: Oh, Sleeper, Misery Signals, Lower Definition
Samplers / Compilations / Demos
Irela - Two Song Sampler
RIYL: House of Heroes, Lovedrug, Copeland
Found - demos
The band has been giving away a free track every Friday for the 25 weeks leading up to the release of their factorycraft
album on 3/15/11
All the previous free tracks can be found here
Six Month Archive
The Scissors - "Rehabilitated"
RIYL: Screeching Weasel, Bad Religion, Teenage Bottlerocket
Beyond Goodbye - "Number One"
RIYL: The Wonder Years, The Starting Line, Sparks The Rescue
Run, Forever - "The Devil, And Death, And Me"
RIYL: Against Me, Desaparecidos, Titus Andronicus, Neutral Milk Hotel
Oliver Trolley - "Maybe I Could Tell"
RIYL: Jack's Mannequin, Motion City Soundtrack, The Maine, Never Shout Never
Miracle At St. Anna - "On The Reg"
RIYL: Bring Me The Horizon, The Devil Wears Prada
Native Bells - "What Are You Gonna Do?"
RIYL: The Go! Team, Of Montreal, The Buzzcocks, The Apples in Stereo
Nathan Parent - "You're Mine"
RIYL: Sondre Lerche
Grumps & Captain Midnite - "Gateway Love"
RIYL:Mike Posner, Skream & Example, T. Mills, Isles & Glaciers, Pierce The Veil
Martin Peter - "10.000 Jesus"
RIYL: Black Keys, Sweat Master, Flaming Sideburns, Hives, Eagles Of Death Metal
Case Closed - "Breathe Slow"
RIYL: Taking Back Sunday, Brand New, 90's alternative
Chow Mein - "You're My Jam"
RIYL: Breathe Electric, HelloGoodbye, Romance On A Rocketship
Mikey Chuck Rivers - "If I Ever Leave This World Alive (Flogging Molly Cover)"
RIYL: Getting drunk on St. Patty's and listening to country covers of Celtic songs
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