MP3Lizard

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MP3Lizard
MP3Lizard logo
MP3Lizard screenshot 20190124.jpg
URL English[IAWcite.todayMemWeb]
Finnish[IAWcite.todayMemWeb]
Project status Offline (partially, see text)
Archiving status In progress...
Project source Unknown
Project tracker Unknown
IRC channel #archiveteam (on EFnet)
Project lead Unknown

MP3Lizard was a website for royalty-free music by independent artists that was operated by the Finnish web publisher AfterDawn. It was launched in that form in 2001 and effectively unmaintained since 2005. On 2019-01-24, AfterDawn announced that the site had been closed[1].

Archival

Contrary to the announcement, the site was not actually taken down entirely immediately. While the homepage and many other pages (e.g. artist profiles) started redirecting to the AfterDawn website, seemingly all content is still accessible through alternative URLs.

Two independent archivals are currently in progress: ArchiveBot job job:dzezdihrv21ypyaqyiqpeokll and a grab with wpull by User:JustAnotherArchivist. The former covers only the English site, the latter covers both languages.

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