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Joel Mabus

MP3 Page

Looking to buy an album or song 
as a high quality download? Go here!

Looking for freebies?  keep reading...

Below are some free downloads for you to enjoy. BUT -- These recordings are all copyrighted material. You have permission to download them for your own listening pleasure, but you do not have permission to replicate or market these sound recordings or post them to another website, facebook page or other social network.

The songs here are mostly sampled at 56Kbps.
Not nearly as pristine as the original CD, but fairly fast to download
and with audio similar to radio broadcasts, to my ears.

I'll be adding offerings from time to time,
so check in again for new songs.

Click on the song title to go to it's own download page with pertinent info
as to file size and recording details. From there you can initiate download.



Grab it while you can.  The moment is now. No telling what it is -- or how long
it will be up for grabs!  Click here to know.

GRASSROOTS selections

My first album was an LP, released in 1977, entitled Grassroots.
Here are some free mp3's of songs from that album, digitized from the vinyl.

You Can't Buy My Records at Wal-Mart
-- and this is the only place you can get this song, an MP3 -only release 
from January 2004  Sampled at 64Kbps

Three instrumentals for Spring:

The Sweets of May (trad. arr. Mabus)
Jig for Guitar from TOP DRAWER STRING BAND

The Falls of Richmond (trad.)
duet for oldtime fiddle & banjo. Brian Bishop & Joel Mabus from TOP DRAWER STRING BAND

The Flowers of Michigan (trad. arr. Mabus)
clawhammer banjo on this old fiddle tune from PROMISED LAND


For the winter solstice, here are some seasonal tunes from
HOW LIKE THE HOLLY, my Christmas CD.

Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen (Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming)
guitar solo

Christmas Bells (Longfellow & Mabus)
vocal & guitar

One Horse Open Sleigh (Alias "Jingle Bells")
guitar solo



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