Most people want to make money online by reading emails, taking surveys and stuff like that.
But how would you like to get paid to play music. Of course this is not for everybody but today a lot of people know to play a music instrument. So here are a few sites where you can make money playing music (or something like that).
Minimum Noise connects musicians around the world. If you sing, play instruments or have audio production skills, you can make money doing what you love. By participating in projects, you can make money from your talents while exposing your work to audiences.
Bojam is an online music collaboration service connecting musicians to mix, record, and collaborate to produce original or popular music.
Riffeo.com is a site where you can teach the world to play music – upload your favorite lessons, licks, songs, riffs, jam tracks, whatever you can contribute to help others learn and have fun with their instrument! Got a band? Upload your jam sessions! Pianists, drummers, bassists, string players, multi instrumentalists – there’s no limit to the style of music or the instrument you can play to appear on Riffeo.Also they’re paying users for videos right now.
Indomite.com intends of breaking the limitation facing artists in their quest to create and distribute their music. Indomite Music and Indomite.com are a combination of a fully functional desktop recording studio software and an online Web 2.0 community application.
The site supplies the artist with an easy interface to interact with the other artists and is packed with tools and features in order to facilitate the processes of collaboration, recording and finding partners.
Topspin is a media technology company developing leading-edge marketing software and services that help artists and their partners build businesses and brands. They help artists manage their catalogs, connect with fans, and generate demand for music.
They’ve recently emerged from stealth mode and They’re slowly lifting the veil to reveal our products to a select group of artists, managers and labels, many of whom are actively using our technology today. Upon full release, the Topspin platform will offer artists a variety of ways to market directly to fans, to find new fans, and to gain maximum return on investment.
Tunecore.com has arrangements with leading digital music retailers that let them place your music in their online stores and subscription services. You get 100% of the money that your music earns from digital distribution.
ReverbNation.com provides marketing solutions for musicians to compete, cooperate, and differentiate online. Unlike typical “closed” communities, artists use ReverbNation as their home base for approaching marketing and promotion across the Internet as a whole — be it via social networks, blogs, or the artist’s homepage. Tools like TunePaks, FanReach, and Widgets give the artist the power to spread their music and information virtually anywhere. Real-time stats then provide a 360-degree view of how the music is spreading, who is listening, and which fans are actually passing it on to their friends and posting it on their pages.
Grooveshark Promotions Network enables anyone to promote their music online, and on the Grooveshark network of sites. From the free widget to the sponsored-recommendations in Autoplay, Grooveshark can work with artists and labels of any size, with any budget to meet their promotions-needs.