Whether you are musician, a record label or producer, or just a fan, you should know where to get the most updated and most in-depth news, reviews and information related to music. There are a lot of websites out there but they turn out to be crappy. You almost always get bombarded by the presence of ads popping up every time you click a link in the website. You end up getting irritated that you will decide to just close the browser or the tab.
On the other hand, you may end up getting into a website with useless information or outdated posts. These websites don’t give you enough of what you need and you end up browsing other music blogs that can offer you the information you are looking for. Here is a list of the top 10 most influential music blogs of 2018 that can help feed your hunger for more information about today’s music.
This is perhaps the most popular music resource on the planet with an extensive and expansive coverage of experimental music, metal, pop, hip hop, indie rock, electronic, etc. Pitchfork publishes daily features, reviews as well as interviews. It also covers music real time.
This website updates daily contents that are centered on indie musicians as well as record labels. It includes blogs about new, technology and the music business. The content are always a great read and are in-depth. If you go down to the comments section, you’ll find essential tips that you can always bring home and apply.
- Brooklyn Vegan
This blog centers in NYC and is a music blog that focuses on music news around the world, reviews on live shows, tour dates, pictures, tips, gossips, MP3s, videos, streams and so much more.
- Your EDM
This is by far the best Electronic Dance Music dedicated website. It features the newest and greatest in EDM music.
- Pigeons & Planes
If you want to discover music, then Pigeons & Planes is a great stop. This is brought to you by COMPLEX. This website features new music as well as music news that are updated daily ranging from electronic to hip hop to indie rock. Pigeons & Planes can put you on to really great music that are made by phenomenal artists, whether they are rising stars or pretty well established.
- My Old Kentucky Blog
This blog features the best in art, music and culture and also hosts its show on SIRIUS XMU Satellite Radio.
- Music | Reddit
This is reddit’s musical community.
- Trap Music Blog – Run the Trap
If you are into trap music, 808 bass, hip hop, as well as everything in between, then this website is great visit. This also features underground music and culture.
- Consequence of Sound
This is an online publication that is updated daily with tons of music news, tour dates, MP3s, album reviews and festival lineups.
- All Music
If you want an in-depth and comprehensive resource for learning more about the musicians, the bands, their albums and songs that you love, then go to All Music to get a ton of information about them.