Music


 
These subscription databases can be used remotely with an active Round Rock Public Library Card. Members of the public without library cards are welcome to use these resources on the public computers inside the library.
 

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Freegal is a streamable and downloadable music service which allows cardholders to stream three hours daily and download five songs a week. Freegal works with any MP3 device, including iPods.

Need help? Check out Freegal’s help files.

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Music Downloads

 

Audio Archive
Contains recordings ranging from alternative news programming, to concert recordings, to Old Time Radio shows, to book and poetry readings, and more.
Free Music Archive
An interactive library of high-quality, legal audio downloads from WFMU radio.
Hype Machine
Compiles music bloggers and the music they write about. Listen for free or pay to download.
Live Music Archive
An online public library of live recordings available for royalty-free, no-cost public downloads.
National Jukebox
Historical Recordings from the Library of Congress.

Radio and Music Streaming

 

Alt Latino
NPR’s Alternative Latino stream.
KUTX
KUT’s all music station streamed.
Last.fm
A music discovery service that gives you personalized recommendations based on the music you like.
NPR Music Radio
Streamed music from NPR and public radio stations.
Pandora
Create personalized radio stations based on your favorite songs, artists, and genres.
Soundcloud
A site where you can sign up to explore a large community of artists, bands, podcasters, and creators of music and audio.
Spotify
A digital music service that gives you access to millions of songs.

Music Players

 

Foobar2000
Highly customizable and expandable media player.
Media Monkey
Manage, tag, and organize your music collection.
Music Bee
Supports podcasts, web radio stations and SoundCloud integration
Vox
Mac music player supporting Hi-Res audio and 5.1 audio playback.
 

Local Music

 

Music on Main Street
The City of Round Rock brings you Music on Main Street, a free music series on the Prete Main Street Plaza stage, 221 E. Main Street, from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays from March through May. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and the entire family.
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra
Established in 2002 to provide an opportunity for non-professional adult musicians and talented students to perform in a dedicated orchestra environment.