The music provided through Jamendo is free for personal use, so you can download songs musicians have provided through the service legally. Jamendo's goal is to link artists who want to share their music and music lovers around the world. Jamendo provides an opportunity for the musicians that provide their music to Jamendo to obtain revenue from music synchronization licensing, i.e., the licensing of the right to synchronize the music with visual media, such as film, television shows, advertistements, video games, website music, movie trailers, etc., and through licensing the music to be used as background music for films, TV, Internet video, such as video logs, aka vlogs, etc.
To listen to Jamendo music with VLC, take the following steps:
Select a song and double-click on it to listen to the song.
You will then see a window with the following fields:
You will also see the location from which the song is being streamed.
You can select the format to use for the file in which you will save a song, e.g., MP3, OGG, etc.
For a song, you can select "Audio - MP3" for a format you can play on any MP3 player.
You can also listen to the music via your browser through the Jamendo website. E.g., if I find a song I like, I can listen to it and to other songs on the same album via the website. E.g. for the Winter Sunglight song by Snowflake & ccMixter shown above, I can access the album Peace of Winter on which it appears through the website.