The Journal of Music is a widely respected and influential online publication, not just in Ireland where it is published, but internationally – in 2010, we won the Utne Independent Press Award for Arts Coverage in Washington DC

What we do
We combine informed and authoritative music journalism by leading writers with fast, regular news on jobs and opportunities and events

What kind of music?
The Journal of Music publishes across classical, contemporary, traditional, jazz, folk, alternative rock and pop and more. It is a leading, authoritative, professional news source that attracts music readers from all genres.

Writing for us
If you would like to write for us, please read the call for article submissions.

If you wish to submit a new recording or book for review, please post to our office in Na Forbacha: The Journal of Music, Na Forbacha, Co. Galway, H91 TY22, Ireland.

If you have a music event or opportunity, you can add it directly to The Journal of Music. Simply 
register and click on Create a Listing on the homepage.

Who we are
The Journal of Music is published and edited by Toner Quinn with Benedict Schlepper-Connolly. 
Editorial Assistant: Siobhán McElroy
Website development: Benedict Schlepper-Connolly and David Collier
To contact us email info [at] journalofmusic.com.  

To find out more about the The Journal of Music, listen to an interview with Toner Quinn below:

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Our most recent articles are free-to-view. To read an article from our archive, 2000–2013, please subscribe. Prices start at 9.99.


The Journal of Music has been supported by the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon since its inception. www.artscouncil.ie

Company Information
The Journal of Music in Ireland Ltd T/A The Journal of Music
An Spidéal
Co. Galway
Email info [at] journalofmusic.com
Tel: 086-8241309

Registered in Ireland
Directors: Toner Quinn & Elizabeth Quinn
Company Registration No. 403113
VAT No. IE 9730159O 

As a funding client of the Arts Council, The Journal of Music is committed to implementing the Council’s Code of Governance. The Journal of Music is a trading name of The Journal of Music in Ireland Ltd, a company registered in An Spidéal, Co. Galway (No. 403113), and the company’s most recent accounts are here.