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Music Industry History: Reviews

Databases to Find Music Reviews

Academic Search Complete - a multidisciplinary database of more than 8,500 fulltext periodicals with pdf content going back as far as 1887.

Literature Criticism Online is a part of the Literary Reference Center Plus --  Includes full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines. Also provides critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors, their works, and literary movements.

Project Muse - provides reviews from scholarly journals

JSTOR - a shared digital library that includes the fulltext of more than 2,000 academic journals, dating back to the first volume published. Coverage varies depending on the journal title.



Lexis-Nexis Academic -- full-text newspaper articles including reviews and criticism

ProQuest Newstand -- news sources from around the world

New York Times -- The Music Section

Alex Ross -- Music critic for The New Yorker

Writing Reviews

A useful E-book on writing professional reviews,as well as music in general.