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Down Beat (Chicago, IL, 1934-1963)
“Race relations, sexual equality, unionism, wars, recessions, birth, life, death, the triumph of the will, the battle of the soul: it spills across the pages
Down Beat Music [Yearbook] (Chicago, IL, 1957-1963)
Lacunae: Yearbook for 1956 (vol. 1). A copy of issue could not be located.
Jazz: The Metronome Yearbook (New York, NY, 1950-1959)
Lacunae: 1952 (vol. 3). A copy of this issue could not be located and may never have been published.
JazzTimes (Washington, DC, 1980-)
Metronome (New York, NY, 1932-1961)
Lacunae: Vol. 64 no. 3. Although Metronome began publication in 1885, in 1932/33 the journal began shifting its editorial focus to jazz. Included here are the
Metronome - Music U.S.A. (New York, NY, 1959-1959)
New Yearbook of Jazz (New York, NY, 1958)
Preceded by: Encyclopedia Yearbook of Jazz (New York, NY, 1956)
Record Research (Brooklyn, NY, 1955-1977)
Lacunae: Nos. 3, 13, 44, 134, 137-38. Numeration irregularities: Initially maintains two parallel issue numerations, one for each volume and one for the cumulative run. This
The Second Line (New Orleans, LA, 1950-2009)
Preceded by: The Jazz Club Bulletin (New Orleans, LA, 1950)
Additional years 1964-2009 added in the Fall 2021 update.