Largest German-language Blues & Blues-Rock magazine
Available at newsstands in Germany, Austria, Luxemburg and Switzerland
On the market for 24 years
More than 5,000 subscribers
Since 1995, bluesnews is published quarterly; it is a magazine that appeals to blues lovers & aficionados as well as blues musicians. Since its first issue, the circle of regular bluesnews readers has been growing continuously; the number of subscriptions has been increasing by up to 10% each year.
bluesnews offers in-depth interviews with international and German artists as well as features covering current topics. Extensive CD, DVD and book reviews, up to 150 per issue, are another focus. The editorial scope also comprises news from the blues scene, concert and festival announcements, historical features (“Blues History”, “Milestones of Blues Recording”, etc.) as well as the presentation of young artists (“Blues Future”).
It is the editorial policy of bluesnews to keep in close contact with its readers in order to obtain as many suggestions and requests as possible. Because bluesnews is not only a special interest magazine for Blues, Blues-Rock and related styles, it is also a magazine made by Blues fans for Blues fans.
bluesnews is published quarterly on April 1st, July 1st, October 1st and December 10th every year (or the following working day). Advertisements must be submitted by the respective deadline. Street date = First day of newsstand sale
April - Juni 2019 street date: 01. April 2019 deadline: 25. February 2019 deadline for booking ads: 01. March 2019 printing material: 08. March 2019
July - September 2019 street date: 01. July 2019 deadline: 28. May 2019 deadline for booking ads: 31. May 2019 printing material: 07. June 2019
October - December 2019 street date: 01. October 2019 deadline: 27. August 2019 deadline for booking ads: 30. August 2019 printing material: 06. September 2019
December 2019 - March 2020 street date: 13. December 2019 deadline: 04. November 2019 deadline for booking ads: 08. November 2019 printing material: 15. November 2019