Music

Please Note:All movies and music at Central Library (including holds) must be checked out in the Audiovisual area located in the lower level. Thank you for your cooperation.

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Best Albums of 2016 (or “The Best of the Dumpster Fire of a Year that was 2016”)

It is truly difficult to compile a best of 2016 list when the past year has been so awful to musicians. Bowie, Prince, Haggard, Cohen, Jones and Russell were just some of the amazing talents who died in the past twelve months. I cannot count the number of times I have said out loud, “The band in heaven keeps getting better.” Below is a list of my favorite bright spots of the year that could not end quick enough....

 

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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