In the era of both remote work and the attempted return to the office, music can make all the difference between a distracted or productive day.
Music has long been linked to bursts of creativity, and many websites exist that can provide workers the ambience needed to get their best work done.
However, there are many to choose from. Here are a few of the best background music websites, according to Morning Brew.
Endel offers a curated take on background music, using AI to create personal soundscapes based on a person’s environment and work day. While there is a free option, Endel operates on a subscription-based model.
2. The Vault of Ambience
Looking for a more ambient vibe? The Vault of Ambience YouTube channel provides just that, along with cozy visuals that can turn your apartment into a jazz club in New York or an enchanted forest.
3. Music for Programming
This website provides a wide variety of music genres, best suited for intensive coding work. However, any type of deep-focused work can benefit from Music for Programming’s offerings.
Lo-fi music has taken the work and study aesthetic to a new level. Through Lofi.co, users can access a huge range of lo-fi and calming sounds, whether it’s the sound of rain hitting a tin roof or white noise.
Similar to Lofi.co, Brain.fm offers playlists based on the vibe. If a worker is looking for upbeat music to be hyper-focused or wants to create a relaxing mood after reading through numerous research papers, there’s a curated playlist perfect for them.