Listening – General

These websites are usually for advanced level students.

Fantastic and comprehensive site about improving your listening skills in academic lectures

Tons of free music available for listening and download, and you can comment on the tracks as well as read
other comments. Of course, you can always upload your own songs if you have any.
(Note: Free registration required.)

    Presentations by famous people at the TED Conferences
    Free movies and television shows
    News and cultural programs
    NPR’s Southern California affiliate or National Public Radio
    News, both in print and video, targeting student interests
    Student produced news and cultural programs
    Nine stations of news and cultural programs from the United Kingdom