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- Join the IRC channel (see community resources) and tell apotheon about the work. Make sure you provide both the address for whatever serves as an official homepage or source for the work, and the address for an authoritative source for the license terms of the project.
- Use the (temporary) measure of visiting the CopyfreeWorks repository, forking it, editing the datafile, and submitting a pull request. See the CopyfreeWorks README for more details on how to do this.
So you've scoured the internets in search of music recordings in the Public Domain and found bupkis. If only someone would have gone out and found all of the decent Public Domain recordings and collected them in one spot! If only. FreePD is that collection of public domain music.
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