The most common question me and my fellow music producers get is what tools we use and recommend. Everyone loves tools, apps and gadgets. I decided to put together this resource list that includes tools that any music producer could find useful in their craft.


Create Music

Sell Beats Online

  • BeatStars
    The leading online beat store platform.
  • AirBit
    Formerly known as MyFlashStore, a comprehensive online beat store platform.
  • Audio Jungle
    Sell your music and audio tracks.
  • Fiverr
    Sell your services effortlessly at Fiverr.

Distribute Your Music

Start Marketing

  • MailChimp
    Build your email list with MailChimp, an email marketing service.
  • Buffer
    Manage all your social media pages with Buffer.
  • Mention
    Easy-to-use media monitoring tool that lets you track social mentions.
  • SocialOomph
    Schedule posts and tweets for social media sites.

Become More Productive

  • Evernote
    Capture, organize, and share notes from anywhere.
  • WorkFlowy
    Organizational tool that makes life easier.

Create Visuals

  • GIMP
    Best free alternative to Photoshop.
  • Canva
    Online graphics editor that is easy to use.
  • Shotcut
    Free cross-platform video editor.


  • Libre Office
    Suite of office programs, free alternative to Microsoft Office.
  • HelloSign
    World’s leading free eSignature platform. Sign, fill out, send, retrieve, and save documents paperlessly.