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Rock's Backpages (for public libraries)

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Rock's Backpages ( is an online database of music writing, with material dating from the early 1960s to the present day. The library of articles includes reviews, interviews and features, which are fully searchable and presented in full-text. The database also includes mp3 audio files of original artist interviews, which are available for the first time.

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Subject Areas

  • Arts and Humanities

Academic Levels

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate
  • AS/A Level / Scottish Higher National

Resource Types

  • Archive Resources With Updates

Further information

This resource is updated irregularly.

1960s - present day