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This multipurpose page is being elaborated on all the time!
Music makers - now a separate category
Musical Instruments, equipment, see Gear 4 Music , Musician's Hut , Music Stands Alone , Karacha Music , Music Yo! , Guitar Trader.com , and more in this MUSICAL EQUIPMENT / INSTRUMENTS category
For Music Merchandise the place to go is Music Today
There are also to be GENRES and ETHOS links on here, for example PUNK, GOTHIC, HIPPY, etc, and then we're into the conceptual associative business about lifestyles, appearances, and philosophy.
Plus, Classical Music links now have a separate page
Crotchet - They need no introduction *
eMusic - They are cheaper than iTunes! *
Mixonic - Make your own CDs! *
Sounds Live - Make your own sounds! *
Andertons Music - Guildford's music shop! *
Different eras in music, from 1920s to 1960s; Music and Memories: GoodMusic.co.uk *
The Music Room - an online listing of organ, choral and classical concerts and recitals in North East and Yorkshire. (this is different from MusicRoom.com *)
Performing Right Society - was www.prs.co.uk / Mechanical Copyright Protection Society - was www.mcps.co.uk
This looks interesting. Tell me what you think... ContactMusic.com *
TOTP2 - could be improved by getting rid of the cynical conformist commentary
And what about THIS?! - PeopleSound.com *
And then there's THIS: Harmony Central , Intermusic , Music Player (was http://www.musicplayer.com) , Music Files
On-screen Desktop Dancers dancing to the music on your computer - MP3 Dancer
Unlimited MP3 downloads at WIPPIT *
Name that tune? The one that goes "mmm mm mmm mm... etc"? See Name This Tune - was http://name-this-tune.com/
Song Galaxy * - backing tracks
iMusician * - musical instruments
Musician's Friend * - electric guitars and more!
The Music Stand * - musical instruments and much more
Chappell of Bond Street * - a member of the Yamaha Group
Stage Beat * - musical instruments to suit all budgets
Blue Banana * - Alternative and Indie Clothing
Woodbrass UK * - blow your own trombone!
Woodwind and Brasswind * - the name should give you a clue!
Mastermix Digital * - tracks for DJs!
Hi Fi Tower UK * - Equipment for DJs!
Seriously Sonic * - iPod and MP3 accessories
Music Street * - Everything the UK guitarist needs.
3Gees.co.uk - UK Urban music promotions organisation for the independent artist - apparently gone
Hi Fi Bits *
Pure Energy *
Clarinet and Piano Lessons:|
Tuition by professional, on a one-to-one basis, 10 miles North of Grantham in Lincolnshire, UK.
Phone 01400 282194
Rhino UK *
Mix Pixie *
Music 123 *
Korg USA *
Absolute Music *
Music Factory Direct *
7 Digital *
Instrument Pro *
Unique Squared *
Arkiv Music *
Live Nation Merchandise *
Live 365 *
Daisy Rock Guitars *
Seismic Audio Speakers *
Grind Store *
Hot Topic *
Kids Stuff and Things *
Aperion Audio *
Sound Control * - I bought a synth from there myself some time ago.
Advanced MP3 Players * - now with a dedicated page!
shot dead in the head *
Record shops: See this list on another page
Pop Posters? See AllPosters
Night Clubs: See list of Nighteries
Karaoke Island * - "We offer downloadable mp3 karaoke songs with a Freeware PC karaoke player, Midi-files with lyrics and karaoke software. Choose from 1000s of songs. New ones added constantly"
Karaoke Doctor - was http://www.karaokedoctor.com
You can buy and sell tickets for concerts at OpenSeats *
Digitised sheet music and midi files:
Sheet Music Plus *
Tune Core *
Luke's Midi Resource - was http://www.theinnet.net/~scarecrow/midi.htm
Even more links:
BBC Radio 1 / One Music
Worldpop.com * (awin)
iRock! Digital Audio *
Bravado Live *
National Centre for Popular Music - was www.ncpm.co.uk
... a community based independent website setup to support the uk music industry.
Upfront and Ruthlessly Independent ! The UK Music scene by the people,
for the people. Updated daily with the UK Music Top ten and UK Music charts.
We have music news, features, interviews, and reviews from all your
favourite UK artists. For rock, indie, grime, pop, hip hop, rnb, dance,
drum and bass, soul, jazz, uk charts, video, audio streams, forums,
events, games, gigs, and competitions.
Lyrics.duble.com - was http://lyrics.duble.com/lyrics.htm
If you've made some music, HOW TO COPYRIGHT IT
Intellectual Property and Copyright
Miscellaneous links for making your own music:
Linux - programming
www.4front-tech.com - Linux-compatible soundcards
Sibelius software - composing
Brahms - similar, but this works in Linux!
Violin and Piano Lessons * - was http://www.instrumentmaster.com/?hop=zyra1 - lost because of the Clickbank Problem
Fender Talk - was http://www.fender-talk.com
Rocket Piano Lessons * - was http://www.rocketpiano.com/ - lost because of the Clickbank Problem
Analogue Samples .com - digital samples of analogue synthesisers - was http://www.analoguesamples.com but now (2006/08) appears to have become something quite different!
The SOUND DIRECTORY (Gone! Was http://www.deltaz-palaze.de/SoundDirectory/Top/Arts/Music/Samples_and_Loops/) - LOADS of digital samples, and contacts!
PSSL - music equipment for professionals
www.Gfilter.co.uk Gone! (please let me know of these come back!) - Guitarists resources
www.pianoplace.com - loads of piano-playing stuff
www.guitarsite.com - Various guitaring links and usefuls
www.noiseon.com - Guitar Effects!
www.italiastraps.com - Top quality guitar straps!
www.americanguitars.co.uk - Electric Guitar Straps reviews, information and Electric Guitar Straps price comparison.
Leathersmith Designs Inc - Custom leather guitar straps are crafted with your personalized name. Leathersmith Designs Inc. makes all the leather guitar straps.
OLGA - OnLine Guitar Archive.net - was www.olga.net
Anvil Studio - midi guitar
Free Sheet Music Downloads - was http://www.geocities.com/Area51/Realm/5747/thelinks.html - another Geocities problem.
Vote Your Song - Vote for your favourite song of all time!!
Sequence.at (gone) of Vienna
It's Your Talent, but be careful what you sign
Guitar Tablature at TabWorld (www.tabworld.net)
Looperman : Free Samples & loops
http://top50.samplecity.net/ - Top50 copyright-free sample sites
Guitar and Bass Online - was www.guitarandbass.com.au
SynthZone plus SynthZone/sampling
Samplenet.co.uk (gone) - actual free soundsamples
Alsa Project - Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Shareware Music Machine www.hitsquad.com
The Muse's Muse - songwriting
MySpace.com - online music community
Factory 42 - was http://www.cpaterson.clara.net/
Lick Library * - the award-winning guitar tutorial site (awin)
echomethod - was http://www.echomethod.com
http://sound.condorow.net/ - Sound & Midi Software for Linux
MusE - was www.muse.seh.de
The Craft of Songwriting - was http://www.craftofsongwriting.com
Pure 80s Pop.co.uk
www.lyricist.com & /wisdom - was http://www.lyricist.com/songwisdom.html
Ernie Ball - Guitar Strings with no Microsoft-strings attached!
GuitarTips.com.au / GuitarTipsOnline.com (gone)
Play Music on Vuvuzelas - plus other alternative uses of these accursed horns
Classical Music Archive
Also see on this site a musical method for selecting lottery numbers
Or for something in a category of its own: Music Box Store * ...and San Francisco Music Box *
More of these required, to help here!
* = affiliate program