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http://shopusa.roughtraderecords.com/

http://www.qobuz.com/ French site. Charges in Euros. Excellent for electronic and bleepy music some of which you will know and some you won't. Pricing generally €6-10. Format is FLAC with some high res here and there.

http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/cat/

http://www.classicsonline.com/

http://musicishere.com/

http://www.ariama.com/

http://www.passionato.com/

http://www.groovetown.com/

http://www.zunior.com/

http://www.mergerecords.com/

http://www.matadorrecords.com/store/

http://bleep.com/ UK based and charges in £. Again (as name suggests), quite a bit of electronica but an interesting world music section and some acoustic material as well. Choice of FLAC or WAV but limited High res catalogue.

http://www.store.livenation.com/

http://www.rhino.com/shop/format/Digital

https://www.burningshed.co.uk/

http://boomkat.com/

http://archive.org/details/etree

http://www.eclassical.com/

http://www.itrax.com

http://www.highdeftapetransfers.com

http://www.linnrecords.com The online wing of the existing Linn label. Good spread across classical through to electronica and generally high res. Not cheap and wants £'s as your currency. Usually a choice of FLAC and WAV

http://www.dgmlive.com

http://www.hdtracks.com

http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/

music.e-onkyo.com/contents/hd.asp

http://www.classicrecords.com

http://www.2l.no/hires/index.html

http://www.shockwave-sound.com

http://www.referencerecordings.com

http://www.magnatune.com

http://www.unipheyemusic.com

http://boomkat.com

http://dancemusichub.com

http://www.junodownload.com Lots and lots of bleepy music with a wide spread across the various sub genres. WAV only. Has the ability to charge in multiple currencies. Not much High res. Can be good value if you like bleepy music.

http://www.stompy.com

http://www.trackitdown.net

http://www.acousence.de/index.html

http://www.hifitrack.com/en

http://www.gimell.com/

http://www.linnrecords.com/label-yarlung-records.aspx

http://bluecoastrecords.com/

http://littlerecordcompany.com/store.html

http://hiresmusic.com/homepage.html

http://www.minnesotaorchestra.org/li...usic-on-demand

https://indietorrent.org/v1/

http://www.thephiladelphiaorchestra.com/

http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/

http://www.musiczeit.com/

http://www.davidbyrne.com/music/cds/...pens/index.php

http://www.chandos.net/

http://www.wolfgangsvault.com/

http://bandcamp.com/ Awesome. A big open marketplace where acts sell music direct. FLAC and WAV available and prices range from free to about £14. Lots of the music is awful but it is easy to listen before you buy and there are some gems here. Charges the currency of the band so lots of variation.

http://www.analekta.com/

http://www.addictech.com/store/

http://www.gubemusic.com/

http://fastatmosphere.com/

http://www.naimlabel.com/

http://www.djshop.de/

http://www.highresaudio.com/

http://www.livedownloads.com/

http://www.somarecords.com/

http://recordlabelservices.greedbag.com/

http://www.crammed.be/

http://www.dacapo-records.dk/en/

http://www.gimell.com/

http://www.allcelticmusic.com/

http://cedillerecords.org/

http://www.digital-tunes.net/

http://www.ektoplazm.com/

http://www.frettunes.com/?afid=f43e8...1c4c54c2fa0f63

http://hifitrack.com/en

http://www.topspinmedia.com/

http://www.neilyoung.com/

http://melodishop.com/

http://www.gubemusic.com/

http://www.audiopornrecords.com/

I think maybe a good idea given where music is headed. will of course update and edit as things change, add to, etc..

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Maybe a sentence about each (type/range of music, resolutions available, prices etc) would help?

I'll update the ones I know. Maybe one of those mod sorts can tidy it later;

http://www.qobuz.com/ French site. Charges in Euros. Excellent for electronic and bleepy music some of which you will know and some you won't. Pricing generally €6-10. Format is FLAC with some high res here and there.

http://bleep.com/ UK based and charges in £. Again (as name suggests), quite a bit of electronica but an interesting world music section and some acoustic material as well. Choice of FLAC or WAV but limited High res catalogue.

http://www.linnrecords.com The online wing of the existing Linn label. Good spread across classical through to electronica and generally high res. Not cheap and wants £'s as your currency. Usually a choice of FLAC and WAV

http://www.junodownload.com Lots and lots of bleepy music with a wide spread across the various sub genres. WAV only. Has the ability to charge in multiple currencies. Not much High res. Can be good value if you like bleepy music.

http://bandcamp.com/ Awesome. A big open marketplace where acts sell music direct. FLAC and WAV available and prices range from free to about £14. Lots of the music is awful but it is easy to listen before you buy and there are some gems here. Charges the currency of the band so lots of variation.

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Thanks TR, your appetite is immense :notworthy: , I'm convinced your days are about 50 hours long, weird but great for us mere mortals.

I'm still working through the RA gig list on the Fave Track thread , love the German gig (Blue Haus ??).

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As always Teddy is nothing if not thorough and big thanks to him for these details .However as noted I have looked a some of these sites and like HDTracks they are for US purchase only so perhaps we can put a sticker or comment against those like this as we come across them and if there are any suggestions of how to by pass this problem then maybe someone can add that too .

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Its called "proxy server" ;)

http://theartofsound.net/forum/showthread.php?t=14677

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Thanks TR, your appetite is immense :notworthy: , I'm convinced your days are about 50 hours long, weird but great for us mere mortals.

I'm still working through the RA gig list on the Fave Track thread , love the German gig (Blue Haus ??).

Yah, Blau Haus is killer

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Blimey, all that and no mention of beatport! All forms of dance and electronic music, most available as wav.

well, thats because dance music sucks.

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feel free to compile one. :P

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Interesting topic/thread - thanks.

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http://www.murfie.com second hand shop with lossless download option

quite a lot of music and good prices

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Bookmarked!  Well done and thanks a heap Teddy.

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