Everyone seemed to love my tips for downloading free music, so you'll be happy to hear there are plenty of other great sites that offer free and legal downloads - many of which will add that much-needed spice to your usual music collection.
MFiles.co.uk: Is a simple, but rich site that provides free downloads of well-known classical music. From Erik Satie's Gymnopédie No. 1 to Bach's Preludes & Fugues (with a few, modern twists in between), the site will quench your thirst for classical music and provide a perfect soundtrack to your January work day.
Music.download.com: The music section of the ever popular Download.com site, music.download offers free full-length MP3s in all genres including: children’s, spoken word, comedy, folk and religious tracks. A fun site to play around on.
MP34U.com: Marketed as a site where "MP3 Lunatics Run the Asylum," MP34U is anything but crazy. Artists create profiles at the music website where they can upload an unlimited number of songs and get 100 percent free lifetime hosting for their MP3s. Find music at the rate of one MP3 a day, four or five a day, or thousands a day
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Vitaminic: Though it is currently undergoing an overhaul, Vitaminic has a great selection of iPod-compatible MP3 format and iPod-incompatible Realmedia format. The site spans a wide range of genres - even including ones such as classical, jazz, and world music.