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Music Journalists

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Music journalists write for newspapers, magazines, wire services, and radio and television broadcasts. They may write for general news periodicals that have entertainment sections; for specialty music magazines, such as Rolling StoneĀ or Spin; or for music Web sites such as Some work as staff writers, but many are freelancers and write for several publications.

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