OrangeFreeSounds.com, 8tracks.com and Live365.com are good sources of free, calming music. As of 2015, 8tracks.com features more than 60,000 calming playlists available for free streaming. Live365.com offers a variety of meditation stations that users can sort alphabetically or by popularity and recency. OrangeFreeSounds.com features relaxing ambient tracks, soft piano music and background sounds.
Users who want to stream radio music on their mobile devices can use free apps available on 8tracks.com. Some of the common tags of calming music on the site include calm, chill, indie, relax and sleep. Users may type different tags on the search box at the upper-left corner of the site to find their desired calming music.
Established in 1999, Live365.com allows thousands of broadcasters to share high-quality music and millions of listeners to access broadcast and radio programming services. While the site offers free streaming, users can pay for VIP membership or to listen without seeing ads.
OrangeFreeSounds.com lets users download music for free without signing up or paying. The site shares completely free background music, music loops and sound effects for personal or commercial uses. The music category includes relaxing music, background music and sound logos, while the sound effects category introduces animal, bell, nature and other relaxing sounds. The loops section includes drum and synth loops.