I know that many of you are always on the look out for new music, just like me. So I’ve decided to compile a list, in my opinion, of the 10 best music blogs. There are many great music blogs out there but I’ve listed a few of my favorites that I frequent. These blogs span over multiple genres. Enjoy and happy music hunting!
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Here is my list of the 10 Best Music Blogs:
Only The Beat posts a lot of really great electronic and pop music. They also have an up to date news section that is a good source for whats happening in the music world. Their articles are very detailed and informative. Here is an article that they posted about my new single “Believe”
I personally frequent this music blog when I’m looking for the latest and greatest electronic dance hits and even some great sleeper tracks that no one else can find. The selection of music here is very vast. FITA also features Hip Hop, Pop, Trap, Dubstep and more. Find the most up to date news on your favorite artists in their News section.
Dancing Astronaut predominately features electronic dance music. Here you will find videos, news, fresh tracks and more from your favorite EDM artists. The site is designed very well and is aesthetically pleasing for the creative mind. This music blog is a great choice for EDM lovers of all kinds.
#4 The Untz
Their mission statement is “To create the most relevant, accurate, and comprehensive, electronic music event, artist, promoter, and venue website” so that gives you a great idea of what they are all about. Choice EDM tracks of many sub genres can be found here. This music blog is a great resource for DJ’s to find the best tracks for their sets. Also, The Untz covers music festivals and events including an EDM music festival that I’m performing at called Backwoods Music Festival. Check it out.
The Hype Machine is an independent company based in Brooklyn, NY. This blog is a great source to find all kinds of other music blogs. The Hype Machine is a curator of blogs in away, you can find all kinds of great music via this resource. Taken from their About Page they say “Hype Machine keeps track of what music bloggers write about.”
#6 Jonk Music
In 2005 a University of Wisconsin student and indie music enthusiast, Jon Kjarsgaard, founded Jonk. This music blog covers a variety of independent music and events both locally and regionally. You can also find Jonk on VH1 Best Week Ever, New York Magazine, and The Daily Cardinal.
From mainstream hip-hop to experimental pop, you can find it all here. They cover both mainstream pop stars and emerging artists. This site is brought to you by COMPLEX. The explanation behind the name is pretty creative. The pigeons represents the up and coming artist and the planes represent the big time stars. P&P aims to bring the two together all in one place.
This Canadian music new blog reaches a national audience via print, digital and live event platforms. Focused on emerging new music, Exclaim’s cornerstone is digital presence including web, mobile and social media platforms. Find many genres of music here through streaming music, news, reviews, interviews and original video content. Lots of good and easy to find tunes on this blog!
This is the most creatively based of all the blogs I have covered. Beat Surrender focuses on mostly Americana, rock, indie, country, folk, and power-pop. Tons of great indie music will be found here. You’ll also find mixtape and videos on this blog. Be sure to watch the great videos!
A mix of music news, label features, and new music can be found on this well designed music blog. They even have their own award called the GIT award! Their Top 10 section is a must for those who enjoy finding new music the easy way. There is such a broad selection of information on this blog, do yourself a favor and go check it out.