From Tolkien Gateway
Doug Adams is a Chicago-based author and musicologist.
Adams was invited in 2001 by Howard Shore to observe and document his work on Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings (film series). Adams attended recording sessions, examined the original scores, and was given complete access to the composer's archives. As an acknowledged authority on Howard Shore's music, Adams has become a regular fixture at concerts and events across the globe.
- Musicoflotr.com (blog run by Doug Adams)