It may seem like summer is winding down, but there’s still more than a month to go, and the summer concert series isn’t done yet. If you’re looking for the perfect blog to pitch, here are five that focus on music, from country to indie.
Country Music Tattle Tale – This blog is full of news from within the country music industry, whether it’s musicians’ responses to actor Robin Williams’ recent death or new music videos and gossip about Taylor Swift. The blog also links to ticket sales and contests.
Dance Music Northwest – What’s music without some dancing? This blog is a music entertainment blog that focuses on the growing dance music scene in Seattle. From stories about Facebook policies regarding artists to information about upcoming concerts, Dance Music Northwest provides news, reviews and event listings along with artist interviews and other feature stories. The blog also holds track giveaways.
Indie Rock Café – Featuring the best new indie artists and songs, this blog focuses on rock musicians who are unsigned or on independent record labels. It also provides new releases, band news, concert information and a listing of top music videos.
Oh My Rockness – This is another indie rock site, focusing on concerts in New York. Content includes information about the best upcoming shows and a map of the various music venues in the greater New York area. It also provides concert information for Chicago and Los Angeles, as well as a special section for news and music related to the SXSW music festival in Austin, Texas.
JamSpreader – Presenting a song, or “jam” of the day, JamSpreader covers multiple music genres, including rock, pop, electronic dance music (EDM), and indie music, with categories devoted to each one. The blog also accepts submissions from artists seeking reviews for their own music.