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Enter into the wonderful world of Rock & Roll Links featuring chart info – discographies – histories – label information – and just about everything you would ever want to know and not know!

BEATLES

Beatles Collectors Store Beatles on this page – but other artists on site

Beatles For Me Another Beatles collectibles site

Beatles in Manchester A History Site

Beatles Links A Directory with tons of Beatle Links – Tons

Beatles Novelty Songs Index to the many wacky and wackier Beatle related

Dave Derman’s Beatle’s Singles Lots of illustrations

Fab Collectibles High End Collectibles

McBeatle De A German Beatle search engine type site

My Beatles Collection Mark Lackey A nice little cataloged site with nice vinyl pictures – and other formats

Jessie’s Beatles Beatle U.S. Picture Sleeve presentation

Mitch McGeary’s Beatle Collectible Web Set

Internet Beatles Album Sort of a Beatles Search Engine

Ultimate Beatles Collection A sort of Beatle Collection Museum

Songs Pictures and Stories Another engine index type Beatle site

Rare Beatles dot Com

Rare Beatles Store Lots of stuff for sale – Newer items – CDs and sets etc

BRITISH INVASION

British Beat Boom Large index of Beat Groups

British Blues Sort of a Blog type format – but rather static but good

British Invasion – Bands Profiles of the mainstream groups and artists

British 60’s & 70’s Chart Busters (includes Charts – Band Bios and More)

Sounds of the Sixties UK Groups and UK stuff

Liverpool Beat – A forum with amazing Beat Group Posts and information

Man Band (Legendary Irish Group family Tree)

Manchesterbeat Beat Groups and everything else imaginable

Dakotas Web Site

Cumbrian Beat Groups

Every Hit Research UK Hit Records here – Very large database

Kinema Ball Room A listing and bio of the UK groups appearing at this venue

Mersey Beat A to Z Index of Artists from this publication

Mersey Beat Nostalgia Many mainstream and second tier but great groups

Mersey Beat “Mersey Town’s entertainment paper”

Obscure Bands (Beat) of the 50’s & 60 Actually this is a Beat Blog

Undertakers Liverpool group

Roadrunners Web Site Liverpool Group

Purple Gang Site Yesterday and today

CHARTS

Music VF Music Chart Site by Artists, Year, Etc – The Best Chart Site Ever

ARSA Local Radio Surveys Okay – this is one of the best with local surveys being submitted all the time

ASCAP Artists Index

Australian Charts

Top 40 Data Base One of my favorites and it goes way beyond Top 40 – Lyrics, writers, chart positions and discographies

Top 40 Hits by Year 1930 thru 1998

Tune Charts 1940’s till present

Billboard Top 100 Search Engine

Cashbox Charts Unlike Billboard – you can access full fledged archived charts here

45 RPM Db (a data and pictorial database of “every single to hit the national charts between 1955 and 1999!

World Chart Histories Broad listing of world Charts (US and UK)

Record Charts Histories, Charts, A bunch of stuff

Oldies Loon Music Surveys from 1950’s/60’s from major cities

COLORADO

Big K Productions Denver – Record Show (twice a year)

Colorado Music Hall of Fame

George Krieger’s Top 50 Colorado Themed Records

Rock and Roll Reviews & Trivia (by Denver’s Music Buff/Writer/Dentist – Doc Krieger

Rock-A-Billy Record Company – Denver (Home of Rock-a-Billy Cat Willie Lewis)

Pueblo City Limits – Another great Blog site by Lisa Wheeler – covering the early music scene in southern Colorado

1960’s Rock and Roll My Hometown

Denver Eye (Blog Site) – A Great Nostalgia Waltz Thru Denver

Denver Pop Culture Open Thread

Denver Legendary DJ Ray Durkee’s Sunday at the Memories Radio Show

KIMN Radio Denver, CO “The Denver Tiger”

Lakeside Amusement Park Fun Blog

Mountain Music – Mike Stelk’s great alphabetical listing of the Colorado early day’s music scenes

North Of Pueblo – Lisa Wheeler’s Blog Site covering Colorado’s early music scene in northern Colorado

Nostalgia Road (Denver’s Dick Dedrick – A Look Back

COLLECTING

Cicadelic Records Nice Repros from past

Classic 45’s Reissues and originals – The little record with the Big Hole

Doors Collector’s Magazine

45 Archive

45 Blog – Long running with many other great 45 sites linked

45 Picture Sleeves for Sale

Flexi Cardboard Oddity! – Those strange commercial recording releases

Guys with Soul – If that is what you collect – Some hard to find stuff

Jellyroll Productions (Jerry Osborne) The collector price guide site extraordinaire

Juke Box Strip On-Line Free Production Tool (for those old juke boxes)

Picture Sleeve Gallery Fairies Wear Boots

Picture Sleeve Place All Elvis Picture Sleeves

Popsike Okay – You have to try this – It tracks Ebay record sales results

Record Collecting Resources Helsinki based site listing hundreds of record sellers – lots of broken links

Record Collectors Guild

Record Collectors Web Ring Who knows where this will lead you?

Record Label Sleeve Listings – Aligns all the company sleeves with the release dates for labels of all sizes – both US and UK!

Record Research by Joel Whitburn

Record Shows of America (great listing of vinyl events around the U.S. & Canada)

Record Shows – Northeast U.S.

Record Sleeves dot Com

Record Store Guide – Vinyl Stores By State and City

Roots Vinyl Guide – Auctions

Sheet Music Locator

DISCOGRAPHIES

Alan Lowell’s Rare Collection

Arkansas Record Labels

45 Sleeves – A massive graphic index of 45 company sleeves – chronologically arranged from days gone by

Beach Boys Recording and Peforming History

Cool Groove 1960’s Bands

Dan’s Garage

Discogs Record Database New and old (Massive)

Doo Wop Blog  Groups & Discography

Forbidden Eye Archives – Extensive Record Label Discographies

Funky Corners A great soul label historical sight – 1960’s

Forty-Five Cat (45 Cat) Uploads of world 45 labels with data info

Frances Favorite 45’s Blog

Global Dog Productions: 45 Record Label Discographies

Motown Junkies A deep site for the Motor City Sound

Ohio Valley area Record Labels – Ohio – West Virginia – Kentucky – Indiana – King Records and more

Soulful Kind of Music Reissues and Oldies – Discographies – History & More

Sixties Garage Bands

That’s All Right Mama – Blog (Documents RITE pressings)

 

 

Funk My Soul A collection of soul gems

Garage Bands From Boone County Iowa – Really!

Garage Hangover Bands from all Over North America

Global Dog Productions A site presenting discographies (45’s) from a massive listing of labels

Motown Labels A really good discography for all the various Motown labels

My First Band Garage Bands

Rockin’ Country Style – Country Rock and Roll Discographies

Seabear Studios A Motown and Detroit Label Haven/Heaven

Starday Records Custom Series Blog

Stax Record Label Soul

Sundazed Records Nice Repros

Teens and Twenties Tons of Pop Resources – East Bay Garage Bands

Texas Music 1960’s

White Doo Wop Collector Blog

Wonderful & Obscure (Blog Posts for obscure 45’s)

HISTORIES

All About Jazz

All But Forgotten Oldies A very deep historical article database – searchable by Title, Artist

American Song Poem Archives Extensive listing of “Song Poem” record labels from the vintage years

Be Bop Wino – Blog

Black Cat Rockabilly European Site for fanatics

Classic Bands A very deep research site

Color Radio R&B and Doo Wop

Danny & the Juniors Web Site

Diddy Wah – Blog

Doors Collector’s Magazine

Downbeat Jazz (Magazine)

Dylan Covers An amazing site listing/showing all LPs that included Bob Dylan songs

Folk Era Music

Folk Music Archives “The Voice of Folk Music”

Foremothers (A chronicle of Women In Music)

Girl Groups “Fabulous Females that Rocked the World”

Harmony Train – R&B Vocal Group from the Past (many links)

Hill Billy Music Blog

Mellow’s Log Cabin Country Music Blog

Instromania Huge international artist bio web site

Leiber & Stoller – The Official Site

Leslie Gore Web Site

Marv Goldberg’s R&B Blues Party The realy early stuff

Mister Pop History/Mister Pop Culture

Nashville Songwriter’s Hall of Fame

Oldies Music

Pete Frame Books Amazing Beat Era Family Trees and More

Philly Sound All the great artists from this rock and roll city

Pirate Radio Hall of Fame (offshore DJs and stations)

Pop Culture Madness

Rock and Roll Zone

Rock Posters The Psychedelic Era – These are great!

Rockabilly Hall of Fame

Utopia’s Artists 50s/60s – 70s/80s artists

Vocal Group Harmony Web Site 1930’s – 1940’s & 1950’s

Radio – WFMU’s Rock and Soul Blog

Soul Artist Resumes A to Z – Many 1960’s – UK Site

Space Age Pop Music Who’s Who (lounge music)

Spectropop I could subdivide this amazing site into so many categories

Yesterday’s Gold – Nice Blog Covering Broad Range of Rock n Roll

1950’s – Youngblood’s Oldies From the 1950’s

Sir Shambling’s Deep Soul Heaven 100’s and 100’s of 1960’s soul artists

Sixties City You can guess

Sixties Museum The whole darn messed up culture

Sixties Official Site There’s more stuff here than you will ever find time to explore

Song Writer’s Hall of Fame

Surfadelic – Blog – Surf – Garage and Rock and Roll

Technicolor Web of Sound Psychedelic web site – Sound and more

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