If you are new to the HiFi digital music scene, or have been around a while, having a source to find your music is key. There is no shortage of great sites out there where you can download amazing-sounding, audiophile-quality masterings of your favorite albums in high-resolution digital files. Listed below are our current top 4 sites to find HiFi digital music. Have a favorite of your own? Comment below and share the wealth!
The original high-resolution digital music download site. The selection is fantastic,
and they let you choose the format that you want to download. HDtracks is the only music store founded, funded, and operated by musicians, artists, and audiophiles. Searching is easy with a type-ahead search bar and left nav with diverse categories. Check them out: www.hdtracks.com
High resolution downloads site, with a growing collection of albums offered in AIFF and FLAC formats. Browse by top sellers, recently added or by genre. While they don’t have as user friendly search capabilities as HDTracks, they still make our top 4 list! Here it is: www.prostudiomasters.com
More known for selling vinyl and audio gear online, Acoustic Sounds now offers a library of downloadable, high resolution music. Selection is still a bit limited, but definitely worth checking out. Go explore: www.acousticsounds.com
Note: The Pono music site is currently under construction. With the backing of none other than Neil Young, Pono is a combination of a portable music player, a community, and a hi-res audio download site. Stay tuned on this one! www.ponomusic.com