Best Torrent Sites for Music

You know those days when you’re so tired driving home from a long day at the office. You’re drained. But then a song comes on: the one that makes everything seems a lot better, even though the world remains in chaos.

That’s the power of music.

Wouldn’t you love a million of these tracks ready and waiting to play at a touch of a button?

I know downloading can be a pain. It takes too long and slows your computer. Just thinking about it puts you off.

Why don’t you try out torrenting? Never heard of it? No problem.

Keep reading and we will show you ‘the where’ and ‘the how.’

A Word on Torrenting

Torrenting is used to access and download music, movies, and games. A torrent file will find trackers that can install the music folders you’re looking for.

But you need to be careful because there are some dodgy sites out there. We don’t want you to download a virus.

So we’ve listed some trusted sites to help you out. Let’s torrent away.

stack of music

The Pirate Bay

Music fanatics all over the globe highly respects this site. Think of it as a Mecca for media.

This place is a must for:

  • Rock

  • Jazz

  • Pop

  • Classical

  • Opera

  • eBooks, movies, games, TV Series

It’s comforting to know they’ve been around for close to fifteen years now.

Their servers support Secure Sockets Layer encryption. These fancy words mean when you download a .torrent file there won’t be any nasty viruses attached.

You’ll be happy to know the site is quite user-friendly for first-time users.

Soundpark

This site has a massive collection of music. You can find everything and anything here:

  • House music for a street party

  • Some R&B tracks for date night – your girlfriend will love you for this

  • Heavy metal tunes for a boys’ night

  • Some classics for your grandmother’s birthday

No need to spend hours typing and searching and hunting. All you need to do is type in the name of a song you’re looking for, and a search engine does all the work.

The results will come up quite quickly leaving you plenty of time to plan your party.

a pair of earbuds

Music-Torrent.Net

These guys chose to keep it simple.

You’ll see big snazzy icons as you browse through various musicians’ music. The index also differentiates between genres making it easier for you to find what you’re looking for.

Mix Tape Torrent

This site is recommended for the DJs out there. But you will be required to set up an account before you can download away.

Their wide-ranging tracks will have your crowd jamming at your next gig.

For you neat freaks you will enjoy nicely organized tracks. So whether you have an inner DJ inside or you’re already a DJ looking for some remixes, this is the place for you.

concert

Rutracker.Org

This is a Russian site so don’t be alarmed if you have difficulty opening the site from some countries.

There are ways in which you can sidestep these restrictions. One option is Ivacy VPN.

Whatever you’re looking for this site will probably have it.

It has a massive library filled with every genre you can think of from EDM (electronic dance music) to rap. With now over 13 million registered users you can tell people love this site.

The site has managed to make its mark in only a short space of time.

It has a dynamic search engine to help you navigate quickly through the site. Finding your favorite song will be easier than walking through a music store. Oh, wait. Do they still have those?

Waffles.Fm

Here you will find yourself browsing through a mega collection of the highest-quality soundtracks.

They even have the following options for some of you fussy people:

  • 128kbps: For a stress-free downloading experience

  • More storage space

  • 320kbps: For improved sound quality and more frequencies

  • FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec): These are similar to MP3, but ‘lossless’ is a fancy word for an audio file which is compacted without any loss in the quality

Waffles will give you a tremendous hassle-free downloading experience.

This site just got a whole lot cooler. It also offers a vast assembly of apps for:

  • Linux

  • Mac

  • Windows

woman listening to music on heaphones

Conclusion

So now you have enough music resources to help you through the next time you’re having a bad day.

Beware because torrenting can be fun but also hazardous.

There are many viruses out there, so rather stick to the more trusted torrent sites instead of venturing into the deep unknown.

Also, as you may have known, torrenting can be tricky since there are questions about its legality regarding the copyright laws. Plus, some excellent torrenting sites can only be accessed from your country through proxies.

That's why we always recommend the use of VPN services. If you're looking for a VPN provider, we have a list of the best VPNs of 2018 you can check out.

With this list as a reference, you can start identifying what you need from a torrenting site and then go out and find some more.

If you discover an excellent one, please share it with the rest of us in the comments below.

Jonathan

Jonathan has a masters degree in Computer Engineering, loves programming and creating web services that help people perform various tedious tasks.

In his free time, he writes informative articles about networking and routers for RouterReset.com

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