Free Music Archive provides ambient, new age and soundtrack instrumentals for Internet users to download for free. Last.fm also provides free instrumental downloads, including guitar, piano and post-rock instrumentals.
Free Music Archive provides audio downloads of instrumental tracks that have licenses that allow users to legally download them for free. Free Music Archive users can choose to pay tips to artists featured on the site as a sign of appreciation for their music, but this is optional. Although all music on this site is free to download, some tracks have license conditions that forbid listeners from using the music for commercial purposes.
To download an instrumental track from Free Music Archive, locate the desired track within the instrumental genre section of the site, click the track's title, then click the downward-facing arrow to start the download. There is also an option to listen to the track online before downloading it.
On Last.fm, users can download instrumental music by finding the desired track and clicking the button that says "Free MP3" and features a downward facing arrow. This starts the download, with no need to sign into the site or pay any money. Users should note that only some tracks on Last.fm are available for free download.