Best music websites
Music is one of the few things that can unite people – different generations, backgrounds and economic classes can all come together over their shared love of a musician or song, and that’s what makes it so powerful.
If you’re a music lover, there are plenty of places to share your passion online and find others who feel the same. From sites to listen to new music to the best places to read news and reviews, here are some great ways to celebrate and enjoy music online…
Rolling Stone – Rolling Stone has been one of the most prominent music and pop culture magazines for decades, and its website is no less impressive. Here you can find news and reviews, interviews and even MP3 downloads.
All Music – You can find plenty of new reviews on this website, but there’s also a great selection of editor reviews of their favourite albums from years before. The variety of genres you can find here is excellent, and when you make an account, you can also receive personalised recommendations based on other music you like.
NME – NME or New Musical Express, is a weekly music magazine that’s been published since 1952. It is one of the most iconic sources of music news and reviews in Britain, a tradition carried on to its website, where you can find everything from information about upcoming gigs to the latest news on popular musicians.
Soundcloud – Soundcloud is considered one of the most reliable places to find new music and connect with up-and-coming artists. The streaming service lets users upload and listen to tracks for free, so if you love discovering new acts or independent artists, this is the place for you
Spotify – This popular music streaming service also has a web version where you can listen online. A free account will give you access to a huge catalogue of songs, as well as expertly curated playlists and playlists created by other users.
BBC Music – The BBC is an excellent source of new and well-loved music, most of it available online for free. From the music website you can create playlists, listen to songs and catch up on popular music radio programmes as well.
Latest posts by Silversurfer's Editor (see all)
- 10 tips to make perfect sausage rolls at home - November 16, 2017
- Are you offended by the Greggs Christmas Advert? - November 16, 2017
- Gino D’Acampo’s Mamma Alba’s meatballs - November 16, 2017
- Win ONE of TEN 2018 Dairy Diaries and fabulous cookbook sets! - November 16, 2017
- Retiring to Portugal - November 15, 2017
Leave a Comment!
Community Terms & Conditions
These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it.
You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.
be accurate (where they state facts); be genuinely held (where they state opinions); and comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.
Contributions must not:
contain any material which is defamatory of any person; or contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory; or promote sexually explicit material; or promote violence; promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; or infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person; or be likely to deceive any person; or be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence; or promote any illegal activity; or be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety; or be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person; or be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person; or give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case; or advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.
Nurturing a safe environment
Our Silversurfers community is designed to foster friendships, based on trust, honesty, integrity and loyalty and is underpinned by these values.
We don't tolerate swearing, and reserve the right to remove any posts which we feel may offend others... let's keep it friendly!