Starfrosch is a swiss music download and sharing site, which ensures some quality by moderation. They got a good choice of up to date music as shown by the download tags. Below the download tags there are licensing opportunities listed. Members may upload news and music files. After moderation uploaded music may go the charts by member votings. Starfrosch, too, has an own podcast.
The online music community Ourstage has various opportunities for music fans, musicians as well as for the professional music business. To fans there is a broad range of genres available with music streams and videos. Furthermore there are social networking facilities like voting, channels and even chat with artists.
Musicians are able to uploads and promote songs and to connect with big players of the music industry. Especially for the music business Ourstage offers a couple of professionel tools. There are business networking opportunities like a marketplace for booking and to arrange live events and industry professionals may use the platform as a test market.
Similar services are available at music business