Public Domain is long overdue in the USA!
We offer a link to a FREE listen to music that we like.
Everyone should know about the beginnings of music they love.
This site was designed to find this music and share it
No one profits from this site’s MUSIC but YOU!
Find MUSIC U LOVE from others.
Knowledge is power!
I built this site to help keep this gr8 music alive. Enjoy.Matthew King Kaufman
I found some real musical nuggets here.Eric Din
Very Good Collection!Joel Selvin
Really Good Music! I learned plenty and enjoyed every moment at this wonderful resource.Lou Parmelee
What a fine idea! Great music too.Biba Katz
What We Do
Search the WWW for music and post the results
Identify music in the Public Domain worthy of your time
Post Links to Music
How It Works
Music Lovers/collectors have preserved these musical gems.
Then these recordings are converted to digital files, some of these files are make accessible for free to the public.
@publicdomain4u.com we post a link to a piece of music history you should know about.
These posts contain a short description about their relevance from the poster.
Examples of Music You’ll find here
Another important figure in early Jug Music, Clifford Hayes was born in 1895 in Glasgow, Kentucky. Hayes played fiddle with the Earl McDonald Jug Band in nearby Louisville, the birthplace of Jug music. He later started his own band, and recorded with Sarah Martin and...read more
King David's Jug Band was a popular attraction in Cincinnati, Ohio's West End in the early 20'th century. Named for guitarist David Crockett, the group also featured Sam "Stovepipe" Jones on, well, just about everything. As a "one-man band" performing in speakeasies...read more
Named after the Quality Cafe in Los Angeles, Harvey Brooks Quality Four was one of several bands formed by pianist Harvey Brooks with clarinet and sax man, Paul Howard. Here is their instrumental version of the classic American murder ballad, "Frankie and Johnny."...read more