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Music: Journals


Billboard Online is like its print version with charts in numerous categories (pop, jazz, rap, country, Latin, etc.). Also has news, features, Tunes on TV (a listing of musicians that are on TV in a given week), a new release roundup and a free search tool for artists' performance itineraries.

Articles and announcements for the Brooklyn College Conservatory of Music, updated semiannually.


Biannual, peer-reviewed publication from Depauw University featuring original articles and reviews on teaching music history. All articles and issues are available free online.


The Journal of Synagogue Music, which features in-depth articles that are related to Jewish musicology and synagogue music, is offered online through the Cantors Assembly website. Issues from 1967-present are available in a downloadable .pdf format.


Musicaenclave is an electronic journal founded in 2007, published by the Maestría de Musicología of the Universidad Central de Venezuela in Caracas. It is indexed in RILM and IIMP. The complete contents are available for download as individual pdfs. Articles are accepted in English, Spanish and French.



Launched by New Music USA, this magazine offers articles, interviews (print and podcasts) and other resources that champion musicians, particularly amplifying the voices of marginalized artists. Equity, inclusion and non-racism are the tenets of this organization.


Resources available to all include peer-reviewed scholarly articles, guides for beginners, classifieds for instruments & accessories.

Online music magazine founded in 1995 focusing on independent and pop music, including feature articles and album reviews.


Academic, peer-reviewed publication published by the Polish Music Reference Center at University of Southern California.

Website of the quarterly bilingual magazine La Scena Musicale, a Canadian publication primarily focused on Canada's classical music scene. Each issue contains comprehensive concert listings, CD, DVD & book reviews and interviews with musicians.


Online publication of the Saltire Society of New York, featuring Scottish-themed articles, events listings, and more.

As of 2010, Symphony Magazine is publishing 6 issues per year: 4 printed (Jan-Feb; May-Jun; Jul-Aug; Nov-Dec) and all 6 will be available online. Online-only enhancements include live Web links, multimedia, interactive features & additional content.


An open-access, refereed publication of the Society for Seventeenth-Century Music.