Beats Per Minute (website)

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Beats Per Minute (formerly One Thirty BPM)
One Thirty BPM Logo
One Thirty BPM Homepage
One Thirty BPM's main page in January 2011.
Type of site
Music webzine[1]
Created by Evan Kaloudis
Website beatsperminute.com
Alexa rank Negative increase 494,280 (April 2014)[2]
Registration No
Launched October 5th, 2008
Current status On indefinite hiatus

Beats Per Minute (formerly One Thirty BPM) is a New York City and Los Angeles-based online publication providing reviews, news, media, interviews, features, and more from both the independent and mainstream spheres of the music world. Beats Per Minute covers a wide variety of genres but specializes in rock, hip hop, and electronic music.[3] The site changed its name from One Thirty BPM to Beats Per Minute in January 2012.[4]

Founded in late 2008 as a five-man operation, Beats Per Minute has since expanded to a staff of over 50 contributors based in the U.S., U.K., New Zealand, Germany, Australia, and Sweden.[5]

Beats Per Minute is now a featured publication on Metacritic.[6]

Albums awarded a 100% score[edit]

Beats Per Minute awards both new releases and reissues on a 0-100% point scale.[7] Here are a list of releases that have been awarded the perfect 100% score.

On initial release:

On reissue and compilations:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hirschhorn, Jason (July 26, 2013). "News and Notes from Mike McCarthy's Friday Presser". Acme Packing Company. Retrieved March 18, 2016. He is also currently a senior writer for Beats Per Minute, an indie-music webzine. 
  2. ^ "Beatsperminute.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2014-04-01. 
  3. ^ "BEHIND THE BLOG – ONE THIRTY BPM - The Recommender". The Recommender. Archived from the original on October 10, 2011. Retrieved March 18, 2016. 
  4. ^ "RIP One Thirty BPM...". Retrieved July 10, 2013. 
  5. ^ "From Busboy to Breakout Music Blogger". Fordham Observer. Retrieved February 14, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Beats Per Minute (formerly One Thirty BPM) Profile at Metacritic". Metacritic. Retrieved February 15, 2011. 
  7. ^ "About | Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved February 14, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Beats Per MinuteAlbum Review: Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  9. ^ "Beats Per MinuteAlbum Review: The Beatles - 1962-1966 (Red) / 1967-1970 (Blue) - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  10. ^ "Beats Per MinuteThe Beatles - Abbey Road - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  11. ^ "Beats Per MinuteThe Beatles - The Beatles [White Album] - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  12. ^ "Beats Per MinuteThe Beatles - Past Masters - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  13. ^ "Beats Per MinuteThe Beatles - Revolver - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  14. ^ "Beats Per MinuteThe Beatles - Rubber Soul - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  15. ^ "Beats Per MinuteThe Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  16. ^ "Beats Per MinuteAlbum Review: David Bowie – Station to Station [2010 Special Edition] - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  17. ^ "Beats Per MinuteAlbum Review: The Rolling Stones - Exile on Main St. [2010 Deluxe Edition] - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  18. ^ "Beats Per MinuteAlbum Review: The Smiths - The Sound of the Smiths - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  19. ^ "Beats Per MinuteAlbum Review: Weezer - Pinkerton [2010 Deluxe Edition] - Beats Per Minute". Beats Per Minute. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 

External links[edit]

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