Online radio and free (legal) music download sites.

*Anchor Tapes – Video sessions.

*Aquarium Drunkard – LA based music website that new, reviews and free mp3s.

*BUniverse– Part of the Boston university website, the Today Sessions showcase bands in live intimate settings.

*Click Music – Similar to This is Fake DIY in style and features, this also has a good free mp3 section that is worth checking out.

*Converse Music – Register on the site to get access regularly updated free downloads and competitions.

*Daytrotter –  An online radio and free download website that gets some really amazing artists that are passing it’s way into the studio to record live, exclusive sets and allows you to listen to and download for free.

*Don’t Die Wondering – Free downloads from extremely new bands.

*FADER –  The online part of the magazine, which specialises in hip hop and indie. This has a download and mp3 section on the music portion of the site and has free downloads and streams.

*Hear Ya – American online radio/download site, great bands, great sessions all available for free, plus a daily downloads email.

*KEXP 90.3 FM – Online radio station based in Seattle, America. On the website you can listen online to shows, and archived live sessions.

*Phoning It In – Over the phone live sessions.

*Pitchfork– Featuring news, reviews and downloadable tracks.

*Planet Rock – A digital radio station that specialises in classic rock both old and new.

*Radio Tuna – A way to find which radio stations are playing the bands and/or genres you’re listening to.

*RCRDLBL – Streams and download tracks from lots of different genres, labels and artists, updated each day.

*The Weather Report – ‘A cool, breezy, partly cloudy blend of rock / electronic / noise / local jams. Slight chance of showers. Maybe a tornado. The weather’s always changing.’

*This is fake DIY –  British, independent, underground site that includes features, interviews, reviews as well as a whole host of free downloads.

*Transparent – Indie record label with a site/blog that features a lot of new tracks that are available to stream and download, a long with videos and features.

*Woodsongs Old Time Radio – Grassroots, Americana, country, bluegrass, old and new live sessions.

*WOXY.com – American online radio station. This one has a lot of indie/rock/left-field bands that perform on programmes and the sessions get archived, most of them stay on for quite awhile so you can go back and listen to some from the past as well as more recent ones, some of them you can download too if you right click and select save.

*xlr8r– Online magazine with podcasts and regular free mp3s.

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