List of all magazines:
(Magazines marked by an * are currently indexed)
RJRPRES: very interesting italian monthly reviewing most popular musics (+ cinema). recommended.
RJRPRES: excellent zine covering various shades of alternative/indie rock etc. well worth seeking out for coverage of fairly unknown bands & artists.
ventilator blues (usa/english)
RJRPRES: new xeroxed fanzine with articles related mostly to rock music (+ non-music stuff). interesting interviews with both writers & artists/groups. no record reviews (at least in issue #1). worth your attention.
RJRPRES: u.s. zine covering music (& other arts) from a feminist/female perspective. features both known & fairly unknow artists/groups. absolutely worth your attention.
RJRPRES: american magazine covering rap/black music & related cultures. fairly glossy, but contains enough articles & reviews on music to merit your interest. now continuing as bimonthly after a short break. current print status unknown.
RJRPRES: swiss large-format monthly covering various forms of black music from jazz & world music to dance music & rap. interesting articles, columns & reviews make this well worth investigating.
victory review (usa/english)
RJRPRES: american acoustic music monthly covering the local scene. usually consists of a couple of interviews, lots of short record/cassette reviews + various news columns. worth investigating mostly for local coverage. (dec.11)
village noize (usa/english)
RJRPRES: american fanzine covering mostly indie rock through interviews and book/live/record reviews. always something of interest, and worth checking out.
vincebus eruptum (italy/english)
RJRPRES: colourful (& excellent) italian zine covering mostly heavy psyche music with lots of articles/interviews on obscure interesting artist/groups + record reviews. highly recommended.
RJRPRES: excellent bimonthly member of the classic rock family in italy focusing on vinyl and record collecting with informative articles on artists/groups, detailed discographical info, extensive album reviews etc. all in all a personal favourite.
vintage rock (uk/english)
RJRPRES: british bimonthly covering traditional rock-n-roll and rockabilly old & new. an important publication within its field. recommended.
vintage soul (uk/english)
RJRPRES: xeroxed classic soul music fanzine with informative articles & reviews. recommended to soul fans and others interested.
vinyl vagabonds (usa/english)
RJRPRES: small personal zine focusing mainly on presenting vinyl records old and new in a variety of styles from rock and jazz fusion to rap etc. published annually. check it out. current print status unknown.
viser / visor (norway/norwegian)
RJRPRES: scandinavian biannual publication written in norwegian, swedish & danish. covers the folk & singer/songwriter scenes in these three countries plus finland. well worth checking out.
RJRPRES: german monthly covering rock, hardcore, indie etc. some coverage of the national rock scene. more interesting than a lot of other mags in this field.
viva la musica (switzerland/french)
RJRPRES: swiss improvised music/world music monthly mostly consisting of presentations of coming concert attractions + some feature valuable articles & record reviews. printed edition discontinued. now published as pdf.
*vive le rock (uk/english)
RJRPRES: british bimonthly (started out as a quarterly) coveringrock-n-roll, punk, new wave & beyond. off to a quite promising start, so it's worth checking out. comes with a free cd including some exclusive stuff.
RJRPRES: thick british cd-format magazine covering popular music acts through interviews & career surveys. important mostly for the included cd containing exclusive tracks from the artists covered.
volume (france) (france/french)
RJRPRES: french music monthly from the people behind les inrockuptibles covering most shades of popular musics, rock, indie, world music, soul, rap etc. excellent articles & reviews. sadly folded after just 9 issues.
RJRPRES: british mainstream music monthly covering a wide variety of popular musics. tons of record reviews ordered according to genres makes this a very valuable information source. one of the best of its kind & recommended. folded after issue 92.
RJRPRES: another interesting french bimonthly excelling in long compelling articles on a wide range of popular musics (rock, pop, rap etc) & culture. issues often basen on specific themes. highly recommended.