Poll: Web, Radio Biggest Sources Of Music Discovery

The Internet is the place most Billboard.com readers are finding out about new music, according to a site poll.

The Internet is the place most Billboard.com readers are finding out about new music, according to a site poll. With 39% of 751 voters, the electronic frontier easily outpaced second place radio (terrestrial and satellite), which 24% say is their avenue to new music.

Despite its cross-cultural permeation, television ranks third, with just 17% saying the glowing box is the source that leads them to unfound sounds, while print and word-of-mouth recommendations each making up 9% of the tally. "Other" outlets made up 3%.