SoundzAbound (through Badgerlink) go to http://www.badgerlink.net/all
Choose “All Resources” (green button on top left) and then scroll down to “s” for Soundazabound
From there, if you click on Soundz audio (halfway down) and then Volume 1, you can browse the audio list for a song length, type (acoustic, reggae, etc.) and download for free. “Soundzabound offers a wide variety of music, audio themes and sound effects for grades K -12 and universities that ensures your copyright safety. Perfect for podcasts, PowerPoint™, videos, news shows, video yearbooks, digital storytelling, presentations, TV broadcasts, web design and more!”
UJAM: Sign up for a free account and play around a bit to create your OWN music for free. Under the “Create” tab, there is a “Jam-a-Gram” which is easy and funny.
Free Music Archive: Every mp3 you discover on The Free Music Archive is pre-cleared for certain types of uses that would otherwise be prohibited by copyright laws that were not designed for the digital era. These uses vary and are determined by the rightsholders themselves (please see their FAQ)
CC Mixter:Music on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons license. You are free to download and sample from music on this site and share the results with anyone, anywhere, anytime. Some songs might have certain restrictions, depending on their specific licenses. Each submission is marked clearly with the license that applies to it.
The Free Sound Project: Unlike CC Mixter, which focuses on providing songs for use, the Free Sound Project works to provide sounds and audio snippets to users. It’s a great resource for sound effects like creeky doors or animal noises.
Royalty Free Music: MUST cite this source for music if used in any videos that will be published online. Example: Title Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ --- It is important that you replace the word with the Actual Title of the piece that you are using! The Licenses page has a quick copy-paste feature that makes it all very easy!
Josh Woodward.com: Produced with a Creative Commons license, you can freely download, share amd use all 200 of this artist's songs.
Dano Songs: He is an acoustic rock singer/ songwriter who says "I also like experimenting with all kinds of instrumental styles.Click here to license my royalty free music and songs."
Free Sound.org :Freesound aims to create a huge collaborative database of audio snippets, samples, recordings, bleeps, ... released under Creative Commons licenses that allow their reuse.
Free Stock Music: "We offer a wide variety of 100% free production music in ten genres: cinematic scores, classical, corporate, country, easy listening, electronic, hip-hop, international, pop and rock." Songs for video, movie, film, video game, or media project. "Our music comes with a royalty-free license allowing you to use the music in all types of productions for worldwide distribution, forever. There are never any fees."
Find Sounds: a free site for finding sound effects on the Web. It is a Web search engine, like Google and Yahoo, but with a focus on sounds. "It is simple and easy to use, and suitable for all ages. Note to parents: audio files containing obscenities are filtered out so this site is safe for children."
see more options online here: http://www.symbaloo.com/mix/booktrailerresources
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