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What Is Royalty-Free Music and How Does It Work?

What Is Royalty-Free Music and How Does It Work?

June 19, 2018 |

Over the years I’ve encountered a lot of questions from people confused about what royalty-free music is and how it works. I’ll admit, I’ve even been confused at times, especially when I was just starting to write royalty-free music about 10 years ago. What Royalty-Free Music IS NOT FREE – Despite the confusing name, royalty-free music is not necessarily free. I’ve described it in the past as being like the term “sugar-free”. You wouldn’t expect a “sugar-free” item at the grocery store to be free, it just means that there is no sugar in the item. Similarly, royalty-free music means that there are no royalties paid to the creator of the music when you use it, provided that you obtain the music legally (more on this later). COPYRIGHT-FREE – It is common misunderstanding that royalty-free music means that the music is essentially in the public domain and has no creator…    read more 

Indie Music Box is Dedicated to GDPR Compliance

May 22, 2018 |

We are fully committed to our customer’s rights to privacy especially in regard to the upcoming EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), which goes into effect May 25. We are completely behind these regulations which hopefully will lead to a more secure and safe Internet. Indie Music Box promises to protect privacy and, as little as possible, not collect and store personally-identifiable information. Simply put, if data collection is not integral to purchasing our royalty-free music, then we won’t collect it. You can read more about our Terms and Privacy practices if you’d like. We usually collect information when a user signs up for our mailing list or completes a purchase. Furthermore, below is a list of steps we are taking to be completely compliant. If you would like to see any other changes or notice and problems with our practices, please let us know and we will work to…    read more 

Save Big on Royalty-Free Meditation Music and Yoga Music!

Save Big on Royalty-Free Meditation Music and Yoga Music!

May 11, 2018 |

Save 25% on Royalty-Free Meditation Music! We’re currently having a big sale this spring and don’t want you to miss out! All of our music, including meditation, yoga, and relaxing music tracks are all 25% OFF, if you use the coupon code SPRING18 during checkout. Since royalty-free meditation music, in particular, has been in high demand lately, we wanted to make sure you are aware that you can save big if you act now! Here are some of our tracks that you may be interested in: 10 Minute Meditative State Our original meditation track and one of the most popular pieces we have done. It’s simple, but very soothing and ideal for many applications. It can be looped to be much longer than 10 minutes and comes with both a two hour and ten hour version of the music. Piano Meditation This track is currently our most popular on the…    read more 

Pure Relaxation

Spring Sale: 25% OFF All Music (Through June 20, 2018)

Here in New England, we’re starting to feel the warmth of spring creeping in, and with it comes new creative inspiration! If you’re feeling that too, you may need some music for your new project idea. We have a lot of new music in our library, including some brand new relaxing meditation/yoga tracks. Offering 25% OFF All Royalty-Free Music (Through June 20, 2018) You can get 25% off your order(s) through June 20th by using the coupon code: SPRING18 Browse our archive of music and pick whatever you like. Recent Tracks  

Welcome to Our New Website - A Wonderland of Royalty-Free Music for Independent Creators and Companies!

Welcome to Our New Website – A Wonderland of Royalty-Free Music for Independent Creators and Companies!

January 12, 2018 |

Hello and welcome to our brand new website! We decided a redesign was in order for 2018 and going forward. We’re so excited to release more music and develop the site further. The new site is optimized to showcase our whole library of royalty-free music and make it easier for you to browse our archives to find the perfect music for your next project! Check it Out New Features Fresh New Design The look of the site has drastically improved and we’ve fixed a lot of small errors that were harming the performance of the site. It’s a big change! New Audio Player We have a new audio player for our archives that is much better than the last one. This may seem like a small change, but it has been a long-time-coming! SSL Certificate Our new design incorporated more security for the site, which is important since we now…    read more 

Piano Meditation

16 Royalty-Free Piano Pieces

August 29, 2017 |

16 Royalty-Free Piano Pieces Below you will find 16 royalty-free piano pieces from our archives. Some have other instruments, but all of them heavily feature the piano. We hope you will like them and can use some of them in a project. All the tracks are royalty-free. Purchasing the track allows you to use it in both commercial and personal projects. Feel free to browse our archive for more music! The Gift Listen to short preview below. That Jazz Feel Listen to short preview below. Looking Glass Listen to short preview below. Life & Death Listen to short preview below. Rain Listen to short preview below. Twilight Keys Listen to short preview below. Darkness & Light Listen to short preview below. Ben Folds Style Piano Listen to short preview below. Rivière Listen to short preview below. Piano Meditation Listen to short preview below. Radio Transition 1 Listen to short preview…    read more 

Waiting in the Woods

Royalty-Free Music Showcase: What is Energy?

August 22, 2017 |

Thank you to this customer who made this fantastic video called “What is Energy?” The video was made for the 2017 Flame Challenge, by the Alda-Kavli Learning Center for Science Communication. The goal of the contest was to explain a science topic to 11 year-olds in five minutes or less. They used our completely free royalty free music track, Waiting in the Woods. Use the button below to get it for your project, or browse our archive for more royalty free music.

Green Tea - Relaxing Royalty-Free Music

Royalty-Free Music for Meditators – on Insight Timer

August 15, 2017 |

We’re super happy to announce that we have a new page on the Insight Timer app website. Our meditation tracks have been doing well on the app, getting well over 100,000 hours of playtime from over 60,000 meditators. It’s been a delight to be a part of this amazing app and provide music for meditators. You can check out our new page using the button below. Visit Insight Timer Get the Royalty-Free Music

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Indie Music Box Named One of The Top Independent Music Blogs on The Internet

June 8, 2017 |

Thank you Feedspot! Thank you so much to Feedspot for awarding Indie Music Box a place in their list of the Top 25 Independent Music Blogs on the Internet. We feel very honored to even be considered for this. It means a lot to have people appreciate the music we put out into the world for independent creators to use. I hope the website continues to grow and the music continues to be used in more and more films and projects. Thanks again Feedspot!