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Prime Live Dylan

Bob Dylan’s latest archival release has a pretty perfunctory title, yet Live 1962-1966: Rare Performances from the Copyright Collections contains astonishing performances not widely heard by even the staunchest Dylan fanatics. Sourced from tapes considered too rough for general release, the lo-fi nature of the recordings tends to enhance the intimacy of the acoustic pieces, while it amplifies the buzz of the electric pieces. The performances themselves show off unexpected nuances employed by Dylan to make each one unique, reimagining familiar works with subtle detail....

 

Freegal: "Free & Legal" Music Downloads »

Freegal Music gives you “free & legal” access to millions of songs.

Note! Freegal services are available to KPL Resident Area borrowers only.

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Freegal is a downloadable music service from your library, with hours of streaming media, too! All you need is your library card number. Freegal offers access to about 11 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists, and over 15,000 music videos. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 100 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Learn more...

 

Hoopla Digital: Videos, Music, Audiobooks »

Borrow free digital videos, music, and audiobooks with your library card.

Note! Hoopla services are available to KPL Resident Area borrowers only.

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Start using Hoopla Digital today to begin borrowing free digital video, music and audiobooks with your library card. Gain access to thousands of titles – available for instant streaming or temporarily download – and watch on your smartphone, tablet or computer.

There’s no waiting to borrow and Hoopla Digital’s automatic return eliminates all late fees. Learn more...

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