When it comes to the music industry, there is no shortage of people blogging about their favorite musicians and concerts on the internet. Here’s a list of some of the most reliable and up to date blogs covering the music industry.
- Rolling Stone Blog: For decades, Rolling Stone has been one of the country’s go-to sources for news in the music industry. With blogs run by longtime writer David Fricke and Rob Sheffield, Rolling Stone proves to be just as reliable of a resource in the digital format.
- Variety Sound Check: Sound Check is a blog run on the Variety Magazine website. This website is a great resource for breaking news on tours as well as celebrity gossip.
- Spinner.com: This blog is a great resource for finding new bands and getting the latest news in the music world. The website features profiles of up and coming bands, and list other well-known musicians they sound like.
- Pop Eater: This blog is more of a celebrity gossip oriented blog. However the music section regularly releases new content and inside information on musicians.
- Consequenceofsound.net: This website pretty much has it all. From breaking news on tour dates and album releases to short feature pieces on musicians, the blog is packed with content. The site also features numerous reviews of albums and concerts of bands of all genres.