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Probably the most popular music blog online. If you get a good review here, happiness is almost done. Indie, hip-hop, electronic, pop, metal and more. Updated daily with reviews and interviews.
Founded back in 2002 and is still one of the oldest and most disturbing music blogs on the web. Writes about everything music-related between heaven and earth.
The underground blog that in recent years has grown bigger than ever. The focus is mostly on music with reviews, live shows, interviews, streaming and videos.
Tiny Mix Tapes
Hyped music blog with a great deal of passion and self-distance. Reviews and interviews of both large and small artists.
Gorilla Vs. Bear
Texas-based music blog called the ultimate hipster blog. Writes about most things without any special genre-specific focus.
Consequence of Sound
One of the absolute biggest blogs right now with over a million followers. Writes about most genres and updates several times a day.
Pigeons & Planes
Writes about everything from hip-hop and pop to rock and electronic music. Or as they themselves put it “We’re always listening”
Drowned In Sound
Writes and reviews mostly major album releases, but aims to squeeze in one or two indie artists from time to time.
Writes about all genres and updates daily with news, reviews, downloads and more.
An eclectic music blog that offers daily news, reviews, interviews, mp3 and more. Focuses on psych, folk, country, soul, funk, r & b and more.