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A Downloadable List of Links to Music Blogs, Publications and Reviews

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BIRP! 
A USA-based blog, (also playlist curation) about everything associated with Indie and Alt Rock.

Brooklyn Vegan A USA-based online journal that is set out like a magazine with news, reviews, interviews and articles covering a range of mostly current music.

Consequence of Sound. An online music publication updated daily with music news, MP3s, tour dates, album reviews, festival lineups, and more.

Drowned in Sound. Long-established UK-based online journal that is set out like a magazine with news, reviews, interviews and articles covering a range of mostly current music.

EDM.com is an industry-respected blog that has interviews with well-known artists, free downloads, news and reviews including stuff about the industry.

Indie Obsessive. San Francisco-based blog with reviews and news about most areas of indie and alternative rock.

Joyzine. A blog set up to review live music in the UK which has diversified and now includes reviews of new releases with a number of volunteer reviews writers on the team.

My Old Kentucky Blog. Blog covering an eclectic range of styles.

Pigeons and Planes. Run by COMPLEX, a blog covering a range of genres from indie and pop to urban and dance music.

Pitchfork. Long-established US-based online journal that is set out like a magazine with news, reviews, interviews and articles covering a range of mostly current music.

Rock on the Rise: a blog/reviews/internet radio station based in Denver for signed and unsigned hard rock and metal.  ROTRsubmissions@gmail.com https://twitter.com/RockOnTheRise

Run the Trap A blog for anything to do with Trap.

The Alternative Mixtapes  A music blog recommending songs and curating playlists for the following genres: Alternative Rock, Indie/Folk Rock, Punk-Rock, Indie Pop, Chill-Out, Electronic and Relaxing music.

Tobisonic: A useful blog and resources for mixing and mastering.

Trust the Doc. Amongst other things, Trust the Doc is a monthly blog focusing on new music across the widest imaginable spectrum of genres from Contemporary Classical, Jazz & Experimental through Folk, Country, World, Pop, Alt Rock & Indie, Urban, EDM & Singer-Songwriters to Cinematic, Ambient & Electronic music. Written by composer, promoter & radio host Neil March so majority of artists are UK-based but there is a substantial international element too.

WorkHardPlaylistHard (WHPH ) The web site focuses on music streaming and helping independent artists.  Their web site offers a number of resources including a blog.

Your EDM. Slick EDM-focused online journal covering a wide range of club-orientated styles and scenes.