Free Music Friday: Creative License: Steinski’s Rough Mix is a free DJ mix that features songs and artists discussed within Kembrew McLeod & Peter DiCola’s new book Creative License: The Law and Culture of Digital Sampling.
The free download features hundreds of songs and samples mashed together by Steinski, the sonic cut-and-paste artist best known for an influential series of early-1980s twelve-inch singles, popularly known as “The Lessons.”
Peppered throughout the mix are soundbites from McLeod’s co-produced documentary Copyright Criminals, which was recently rereleased as a box set titled The Funky Drummer Edition.
While this DJ mix may be illegal to sell, you can get it as a free download at the site Illegal Art.
It is available in both FLAC and 320kbs MP3 formats, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial license.