Classical Notes - Classical music reviews, articles and commentary by Peter Gutmann.
Classical Review, The (TCR) - Founded in March 2010, by music critic Lawrence A. Johnson to establish a single, one-stop online source for classical music coverage. Covers the most significant premieres and newsworthy live classical events across North America, encompassing opera, orchestral and chamber music, with a specific focus on new works and touring artists. TCR also provides in-depth coverage of new recordings via CD, DVD and downloadable sources.
Daily Vault - Reviewing music of all genres (from classical to death metal, from unknown indies to global superstars) and from all eras (new, old and in-between). Its eclectic mix of coverage, including CD reviews, concert reviews and artist interviews, has attracted music fans and writers of all ages and backgrounds from all over the world.
Rock and Rap Confidential - Monthly music and politics newsletter. Covers culture and politics, funk and country, hiphop and heavy metal, racism and revolution, jazz and reggae, folk music and ska, censorship and the phony war on drugs.
RockCritics - Original articles and interviews on the subject of rock criticism, plus hundreds of related external links.
Rocklist - Favorites lists from publications including: New Musical Express, Melody Maker, Select, Q, Mojo, Rolling Stone, Spin, various European publications and several independent fanzines from around the globe plus the complete John Peel Festive 50's are included on this site. There are critic single and album lists from 1974 to 2009, pop poll results from 1952 to 2009, personal lists from critics including Dave Marsh and Robert Christgau plus All Time Best Film Soundtrack and Banned recordings.
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