Wednesday, December 09, 2009

Creating, Remixing, Streaming and Listening to Music Online

As technology advances and bandwith + wireless expand like so many galaxies, the possibilities for music creation and listening become nearly limitless. Free possibilities abound. Here are some of my recent favorites/recommendations. Have fun with these.

Music Creation: Notation-Based

Music Creation: Loop-Based
One Motion-drum machine which can be exported as an SWF file.

Music Creation: Web-Based Audio Editing/Hosting
Indaba Music
Myna by Aviary-Use Myna to remix music tracks and audio clips. Apply sound effects and record your own voice or instruments.

Music Streaming/Listening
Grooveshark-Listen to streaming music in a clean, i-tunes-like interface. Create playlists, see photos of artists. to streaming music at songza.

Last FM- Search for, Learn about and listen to music by all types of musicians/artists. Doubles as a social networking site. plus reviews, news and features.
This is a great site for discovering music that is not restricted by copyright. It is also organized by musical style and genre in a clear manner.

1 comment:

frobot said...

I detailed 30+ music promotion websites w/ reviews. All for promoting music. It was a 5 day experiment.

Hope this helps!!!