TITLE

Zagat Serves up Surveys Of Pop, New Age, And More

AUTHOR(S)
AULT, SUSANNE
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Billboard;2/22/2003, Vol. 115 Issue 8, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Zagat Survey will introduce books rating hundreds of albums from the 1940s to the present within varied genres, including new age, funk, pop, classical, and jazz. Features of the guides, including specialized indexes; Competition from other music guides, including the 'All Music Guide'; Remarks from company founder Nina Zagat; Explanation of how Zagat will judge music; Launch plans for the product.
ACCESSION #
9121906

 

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