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This website features overviews of songs, albums, and artists. Many overviews are written by notable authors and music journalists. Be sure to Google the credentials of authors.
Find background information about songs, albums, and artists in this popular music database. This website is often used as reference by radio DJ's and music journalists.
Rock 'N Roll Hall of Fame
Read articles and essays about artists who have been inducted into the Hall of Fame.
Country Music Hall of Fame
Browse bios and information behind inductees in country music
Search for artists using the search bar in the upper right corner of the screen.
Rolling Stone Magazine
Read articles and reviews of artists by using the search bar in the upper left corner of the page.
NPR Music Reviews
Read articles and reviews of artists by using the search feature in the top middle of the page.
Read reviews of albums and some biographical information by searching artists' names.
The New York Times
Every student and teacher has a NYT account through the Library. Log in or create an account by visiting the link above and registering your @lsoc.org email address.
***These databases do not require a password if you access them using the LatinAuth WiFi. If you access any of these databases outside the building, you can log in using your RomanNet username and password.***
Student Resource in Context
Find general and biographical information on your chosen guitarist by performing a keyword search.
Find news articles and profiles on your chosen guitarist by selecting "Magazines" or "Newspapers" and performing a keyword search.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
This is a good database for reading about the music genre your artist belongs to.
NoodleTools will help you create, organize and store citations; it will also create your works cited page for you! If you have not yet registered for an account, select register and follow the directions to sign-up using your RomanNet username and password.
MLA Formatting & Style Guide - Purdue University OWL
Find explanations and citation examples for MLA 8th edition in this excellent resource from Purdue University's Online Writing Lab.