Hum 102 Power of Song

General Guide to Music

University of Richmond's Music Subject Guide: Websites

Music Criticism

Magazines/Journals (the Library subscribes to these)

Academic Search Premier (general search for journals/periodicals)

Rolling Stone (magazine)

Billboard (magazine)

Popular Music & Society (journal)

Music Analysis (journal)


These ebooks in the library’s collection are perhaps the BEST source of music criticism that I’ve found. Search under Audio/Ebooks in the main search feature at the Library's home page:

Here are a few examples:

Theater Will Rock: A History of the Rock Musical from Hair to Hedwig

Kander and Ebb

Johnny Cash and the Paradox of American Identity

Book of Rhymes: The Poetics of Hip-Hop

DVDs in the Library's collection

Search for and find DVDs from the Library's home page, like this:

A DVD search for "music"

More specifically…DVDs on the Blues

Real, tangible books - Library catalog

Example: Cowboy Songs and Other Frontier Ballads

Or, find a book on Amazon and ask us to get it for you via Interlibrary Loan!


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