Thursday, June 18, 2009
http://frontera.library.ucla.edu/ Labels: Music
The Arhoolie Foundation's Strachwitz Frontera Collection of commercially produced Mexican and Mexican-American recordings (the Frontera Collection) is the largest repository of Mexican and Mexican-American vernacular recordings in existence. With funding from Los Tigres del Norte Foundation the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center has sponsored the digitization of the first section of the collection by the Arhoolie Foundation.
Song samples available for streaming.
http://www.pbs.org/video Labels: Television
On PBS Video, award-winning national programming and locally produced shows are just a click away. Watch your favorite shows and catch the episodes you may have missed, all on your schedule. PBS Video content is brought to you through on–demand streaming. All you need is the latest version of Flash and a reliable Internet connection, and you’ll be able to enjoy hundreds of hours of content. And best of all–it's free!
http://womu.alexanderstreet.com/ Labels: Music
Contains 50,000 tracks of contemporary world music that deliver the sounds of all regions from every continent. The database contains important genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, and more.
Monday, June 8, 2009
http://www.cinemanow.com/ Labels: Pay - Video
Download-to-own: Hollywood movies, popular TV shows, and music videos are available for purchase, providing an unlimited viewing period on up to 3 devices. Pay-Per-View: Hollywood movies are available for purchase, providing customers a 24 hour window to watch the video. As with all CinemaNow downloads, customers can start watching in minutes or download the file and watch it anytime, anywhere.
Price: Download-to-own movies are priced from $9.99 to $19.99; TV shows and music videos are priced at $1.99. Pay-Per-View movies are priced between $2.99 and $3.99.
Labels: Pay - Video