Journals about Popular Music

American Music
American Music is the first journal that was devoted exclusively to American music and the wide-ranging scope implied by its ...
Billboard
The International Newsweekly of Music, Video and Home Entertainment
Billboard publishes pieces involving news, video, opinion, reviews, events and style. It is also known for its music charts, including ...
Black Music Research Journal
Begun in 1980, Black Music Research Journal is published in the spring and fall of each year and includes articles ...
Critical Studies in Improvisation
While improvisational music has historically been analyzed within specific musical disciplines, what distinguishes the research profiled in CSI/ECI is its ...
Current Research in Jazz
Current Research in Jazz is an online open access journal designed to publish peer-reviewed articles of original jazz research. In ...
IASPM Journal
International Association for the Study of Popular Music
IASPM@Journal is the peer-reviewed open-access e-journal of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music, IASPM. As part of ...
Jazz Research Journal
Jazz Research Journal explores a range of cultural and critical views on jazz. The journal celebrates the diversity of approaches ...
JazzTimes
America's Jazz Magazine
Journal of Jazz Studies
The Journal of Jazz Studies (JJS), formerly the Annual Review of Jazz Studies, is published by the Institute of Jazz ...
Journal of Popular Culture
The Journal of Popular Culture (TJPC) is a peer-reviewed journal and the official publication of the Popular Culture Association. It ...
Journal of Popular Music Studies
Journal of Popular Music Studies features work on popular music in its historical, cultural, aesthetic, and political registers. Its purview ...
Key Notes
Musical Life in the Netherlands
Latin American Music Review
Revista de Música Latinoamericana
LAMR explores the historical, ethnographic, and socio-cultural dimensions of Latin American music in Latin American social groups, including the Puerto ...
Perfect Beat
The journal's name derived from Afrika Bambaata and the Soul Sonic Force's 12-inch, 1983 single Looking for the Perfect Beat. ...