The giving game was strong this season. Enjoy our biggest crop yet of free music downloads that were available in December from the likes of thefullglass, 6am at the Garage, Inkswel, Santi, Midland, Machinedrum, Lone, Dr Packer, Latinaotearoa, Paula Temple and Lockah.
The Full Glass Compiled - Free download
Artist agency thefullglass releases a whopping compilation featuring 16 free tracks from their artists, including Midnight Shift artist Tapirus, as well as Nick Sinna, Drvg Cvltvre, Aroy Dee and Hinode. Check it or lose.
6am at the Garage round up - various
6am at the Garage lovingly compiles a list of the festive freebies and mixes given out during this time and you can check it out in its full glory here: http://www.sixamatthegarage.com/music/free-festive-tracks-mixes with heavy duty business from the likes of Pezzner, Dirt Crew, Innershades and KiNK.
Inkswel - Believe in Me (Inxwel edit) From the Hot Shot Sounds label comes Aussie Inkswel and his free 'Believe in Me' edit for a freaky holiday season.
Santi - En El Camino A chilled downtempo freebie from santi, featuring "A mix of Afro-Latin rhythms, Jazz harmonies and Electronica." "Cíclico is Santi's first full-length album. It features Tuğçe Kurtiş on vocals and Santiago Ferreira (Santi) on vocals, guitars and beats."
Sade - Shelter Me (LNTG Rework)
The master of edits himself Late Nite Tuff Guy releases a free download that stirred up quite a frenzy. "As a Happy Holidays present to you I've decided to give you a DL of my previously unheard Sade edit, Shelter Me, one of my new favourites. My sincere thanks to you all for being on this incredible musical journey with me and I'm looking forward to a fantastic 2015 and want to wish you a very Happy New Year."
Boards of Canada - Olson (Midland Re-Edit) Midland says, "Something I did a long time ago which was in my Fact Mix in 2010 and gave away for free. Keep getting messages asking for a new download so here it is as a mastered WAV."
Beyonce - Mine (Machinedrum RMX) A Machinedrum remix of Beyonce? We're on it. Given away as part of Glasglow's Lucky Me's acclaimed Advent Calendar - one track for every day - giveaway. Access the full vault here: http://thisisluckyme.com/advent
Lone - Life Time Loop Not much is known about this sweet tune from Lone aka Matt Cutler but it is a hip-hop-ish melodic loop you might want to get your paws on.
Ray Munnings - Funky Nassau (Dr Packer Rework) Classic funky festive edit thanks to Dr Packer.
Latinaotearoa - Bossa Nova Zelandia We won't miss an Isaac Aesili production. "A very suave tune bringing you the flavours of summer. Beats by Dj PG, produced by Isaac Aesili. Vocals by Jennifer Zea."
Paula Temple - Gegen
Get on this quick from R&S stable and British Noiscian Paula Temple as it expires 4 Jan 2015.
Oneohtrix Point Never - Still Life (Lockah DJ Bootleg)
A breaky meets bass bootleg from Lockah of Oneohtrix Point Never's 'Still Life'. Yesh.