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Free music with your library card

Thu, Jan 22, 2015

Astoria Public Library patrons can access free music with their library cards through Freegal.

What is Freegal?
Freegal® is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and your PIN (last four digits of library barcode number). Freegal offers access to about 8 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.  More Freegal details:

  • Each cardholder can download 5 free songs per week--to keep!
  • 7.9 Million+ songs /13,000+ Music Videos
  • 28,000 labels including the world's largest--Sony Music Entertainment
  • Over 220 different genres; everything from Classical Music to Rap, including Pop, Rock, Children’s, Country, Classical and many more…
  • Thousands of popular artists including Adele, Alicia Keys, Barbara Streisand, Bruce Springsteen, Carrie Underwood, Céline Dion, Daft Punk, Dave Matthews Band, Elvis Presley, Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean, Johnny Cash, John Legend, London Symphony Orchestra, Mumford and Sons, One Direction, P!nk, Pearl Jam, Pitbull, P!nk, Sara Bareilles, Santana, Yo-Yo Ma and many more…
  • Music from over 100 different countries
  • New music available the same day it shows up on I-Tunes or in the stores. New content added daily.
  • Free Mobile apps for Apple and Android devices

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