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Bargains in the Basement - Live and Local

This week’s #1 find was from KPL’s extensive music collection; a copy of the Ken Morgan Jazz Unit (Ken Morgan, saxophones, flute; Gail Baker, vocals; Matt Jackson, piano; Paul Erhard, bass; Mike Roush, drums), recorded Live at Chaps on Main (remember Chaps?) on a very cool Saturday evening in February, 1979. I have a copy of this on vinyl from long ago, but I must admit that I haven’t played it in quite some time. After listening to the CD, I found it rather remarkable how well the music holds up some three-and-a-half decades later. The sound is clean, bright, and immediate, and the band is on fire. Do yourself a favor and give this one a spin (again), it’s worth the effort....


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.


Freegal is a downloadable music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and PIN. Freegal offers access to more than 7 million songs from 10,000+ labels with music that originates in over 60 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.


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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