Music Journals, Music Magazines, Music Newspapers and Music Periodicals Beginning With R

 

R&B Showcase
Quarterly music magazine focusing on pioneer, independent, and national recording acts. The magazine covers classic to contemporary rock, pop, soul, and jazz music and culture, and features in-depth interviews with musicians, producers, promoters, authors and educators sharing insight on the music entertainment industry. It also includes music news and CD, DVD, and show reviews.

RnR
RnR (previously publishing as Rock'n'Reel and R2) is a UK-based eclectic music magazine that, since 1988, has covered a broad base of music, from the mainstream to the fringes of roots, rock, folk, singer-songwriter, blues, world, country and beyond. They're an independently-run publication relying upon a small and enthusiastic, hard-working team striving to alert you to some of the great sounds that may otherwise slip through the cracks and escape your attention.

Rap-Up
Rap-Up is the first nationwide hip-hop and R&B magazine for Gen Y. Founded in 2001, the full-color, glossy publication has featured some of music’s biggest stars including Beyoncé, T.I., Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Rihanna, 50 Cent, Mary J. Blige, Ciara, Ludacris, Pharrell, and Young Jeezy. The design-oriented title is available at Barnes & Noble, Borders, Target, Safeway, Books-A-Million, Rite Aid, Hastings, Hudson News, and other newsstands/bookstores.

Razorcake
Razorcake is a bi-monthly fanzine that provides consistent coverage of do-it-yourself punk culture that you won’t find anywhere else. They believe in positive, progressive, community-friendly DIY punk. Razorcake supports a legit community of punk music and culture as the only bona fide 501(c)(3) non-profit music magazine in America.

Record Collector
Record Collector is the world's leading authority on rare and collectable records. Launched in 1979, it is now the UK's longest-running music magazine.

The Record Music Magazine
The Record Music Magazine is published from Mumbai, India, and covers articles on pop, rock, hip-hop as well as Bollywood music reviews.

Recorder Magazine
Indexes pages concerning the recorder, as well as pages on Harpsichord & Fortepiano. Extensive catalogue listings of music available through the site, and links to publications such as The Recorder Magazine.

Redefine
Seattle, Washington magazine dedicated to music, visual art, and film, and the ways in which the disciplines merge. The magazine also has a social aspect to it, and routinely highlights non-profit and humanitarian causes.

Release Music Magazine
An independent alternative music online magazine based in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Relix
Relix is a magazine that focuses on live and improvisational music, and is the second-longest continuously published music magazine in the United States after Rolling Stone.

Resident Advisor (RA)
An online music magazine and community platform that's dedicated to showcasing electronic music, artists and events across the globe. Provides news, music and event reviews, as well as films, features and interviews. The website also manages services that include event listings, ticket sales, club and promoter directories, photo galleries, artist and record label profiles, DJ charts, an online community, and the RA Podcast.

RESPECT
New York-based, quarterly hip hop and photojournalism magazine that covers hip hop culture, focusing on music, photography, and style. As opposed to mainstream hip-hop magazines, RESPECT.'s aesthetic is more highbrow, targeting a "sophisticated and intelligent reader."

Revista eletronica de musicologia (Electronic Musicological Review)
The Electronic Musicological Review is a yearly peer-reviewed scholarly journal. Its main goal is to foster research in the fields of Brazilian music, music technology and critical (or "new") musicology. EMR is hosted by the arts department of the Federal University of Paraná (UFPR). In Portuguese and English.

Revolver
Revolver is North America’s leading hard-rock and metal media brand. In print for over 16 years, the magazine has provided its readers with unmatched access to the biggest bands in heavy music as well as the scene’s most important up-and-comers.

Revue de Musicologie / Société française de musicologie
The Electronic Musicological Review is a yearly peer-reviewed scholarly journal. Its main goal is to foster research in the fields of Brazilian music, music technology and critical (or "new") musicology. EMR is hosted by the arts department of the Federal University of Paraná (UFPR). In Portuguese and English.

Rhythm
Monthly drumming and percussion magazine based in the United Kingdom.

Rock On the Net
Your guide to music news, information, bios, charts, and much more!

Rockshot Magazine
Music & Photography Magazine With Concert Photography, Interviews, Portraits, Live Reviews, Premieres, Music Video, Sound Clips, Features & Discoveries all wrapped up in a Rockshot of Love.

Rolling Stone
American biweekly magazine that focuses on popular culture.

RootsWorld Magazine and Radio
RootsWorld is primarily a world and roots-folk music magazine and radio program.