Though Jamendo is a website that offers free streaming music, to download music on Jamendo may not be a very satisfactory experience. This Jamendo music download guide will tell you how to download Jamendo music without any restrictions and with more customization. After reading this article, you will certainly gain more knowledge on how to use Jamendo flexibly.
Part 1. Download Music from Jamendo Official Accesses
In the spirit of narrowing the distance between the musicians and the audience, Jamendo offers thousands of songs for users to download free of charge. Still, some songs can only be downloaded when you pay for the licenses. The problem is that you can't tell whether a song can be downloaded free until you click on the download button and enter the download page, which is time-costing.
Method 1Download Jamendo music for free
Step 1: Find the song you want to download, and click on the "Download" icon beside the track.
Step 2: You will be taken to the download page. If you see a red download button, click on it to download the song for free. If not, this song is not open to free download.
Method 2Download paid-for Jamendo music
Step 1: Pay for one of the licenses shown in the image below. Once the payment is made, you can download almost all the songs in high quality.
Step 2: Click on the download button and then the high-quality download button, or you can add the songs to the cart and download them all at once.
2. No Restrictions Method of Music Download Jamendo without License
Though some songs cannot be downloaded and all downloaded files are MP3 for free users, you can still resolve the inconvenience uniquely. You need the help of Joyoshare Audio Recorder, a professional recording program that can record the song from Jamendo in high quality. Basically, what you need to do is to play the song on Jamendo and record it with the software. The downloaded songs can be saved to not only MP3 but also FLAC, WAV, AAC, AC3, AIFF, ALAC, APE, AU, CAF, M4A, M4B, M4R, MKA, OGG, WMA.
If you want to download a whole playlist, Joyoshare Audio Recorder is perfect for you in that it will split the track upon recording a new song. Besides, the built-editor gives you the freedom to customize the songs however you like.
Key Features of Joyoshare Audio Recorder:
Download Jamendo music with no restrictions
Provide high sound quality and 16 audio formats
Built-in audio editor for you to customize the recordings
Automatically split tracks when switching the download target
Step 1 Launch the software and change the input source
Download the correct version of Joyoshare Audio Recorder (Win & Mac) from the links above and open it. In the main interface shown below, press the next to the "Recording" button and select the "System Audio" as the input source, so that the software will record and download music from Jamendo.
Step 2 Configure the pre-download settings
Tap the to open the Format interface, where you can change the output format, codec, channel, bit rate, and sample rate. If you find it too much of a hassle, you can simply select "High Quality" or "Small Size" from the "Preset" menu. The rest of the options will be automatically adjusted according to the "Preset". Click "OK" as we have finished configuring the format settings.
Next, press the "Preferences" in the upper right, then set the download folder. It is recommended to turn on the auto-split feature here. First, tick the "Split the Recordings Individually" box. Next, tick the "Recording Is Silent" box. Now when you finish downloading one song and switch to another, the software will split the tracks automatically instead of recording all the songs into one file.
Step 3 Begin to download songs from Jamendo
Go to Jamendo and find the target songs, playlists or albums, but don't play them yet. Press the "Start Recording" button in Joyoshare Audio Recorder and then play the song, playlist, and album. Now the software will capture the music. After all the songs finished playing, press the "Stop Recording" button, and the recordings can be found in the folder you previously set.
Step 4 Edit the downloaded Jamendo songs
Optionally, you might want to edit the downloaded tracks. If so, tap the at the rear of each recording to open the built-in editor. With this tool, you can trim the tracks, adjust the sound effects. In addition, the tags can be edited by yourself, so that you can archive the songs more easily.