Monday, September 30, 2002

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - official site of the tuxedoed ukulele players. Has concert dates, a discography, and more
Phil "Fang" Volk - official hompage. Includes the artist's history before and after the Raiders

Saturday, September 28, 2002

Punk Press - includes daily news, interviews, album reviews, show reviews, and contests
Opera Box - mid-scale touring company presenting over 70 performances of complete operas per year in UK theatres and open-air venues
Kelly Clarkson: A Moment Like This - features photos, news, forum, articles, and more
The Morrigan - Progressive folk rock band based in the UK offering discography and history
Analogroove - Japanese progressive house duo
The Art of Fugue - showcases 14 folding etchings on the autographed version of J.S. Bach's The Art of Fugue and seeks to comprehend his inner quest for silence

Friday, September 27, 2002

Me and The Rolling Stones - me is Ron Schneider, the financial manager for the Stones during the mid and late sixties. Includes stories, background, rare images, and more
Millie Corretjer - official site coming November 2002
Brown Sugar - official site from Fox Searchlight

Thursday, September 26, 2002

He Was Fab - A Loving Tribute To George Harrison. Great pop artists contribute from all over the world. Some artists featured are The Drowners, Jamie Hoover, Jeremy, Ed James, Lolas, 20 Cent Crush, Sparklejets UK, The Brambles, Blue cartoon, Phil Angotti and many more great pop artists. We are very excited about this project. George was a great singer, songwriter and guitarist whose influence spans several generations
Sarah Whatmore - official site of the Pop Idol finalist
Willie Keane Memorial Weekend - October bank holiday weekend featuring set dancing, dancing classes for adults and children, traditional music, and concerts - plays new and unsigned British rock bands
Natural Wonder - offers information on the Stevie Wonder tribute band based in the UK
Northern State - official site for the three female rappers blending hip-hop beats, live instruments, and incisive lyrics
Sir Jazz - offers details of this swing and traditional jazz playing trio
Mulholland - features background on the band, music samples, upcoming gigs, and photographs
palava - provides images, downloads, biographies , and more from this acoustic guitar driven band
Greasewood Flat - the story of "Johnny", a struggling blues musician estranged from both his family and the country roots he left behind. Faced with endless dead-end gigs and his own loss of passion for the music he once thought was his life, he finds himself returning home to the three generations of women that he left behind
New Kazaa likely to raise labels' ire - CNET

Wednesday, September 25, 2002

Beverley Knight - official site. Includes discography, photos, bio, live dates, and more
Juliet Kelly - combines the lyrical style of jazz standards with a contemporary feel and a modern groove
Billy Thompson - electric, acoustic, and midi violinist improvising in jazz, rock, gypsy, folk, fusion, blues, world, and dance music
Virgin Mega - offers news, interviews, reviews, and more

Tuesday, September 24, 2002

Star Girls - mix of contemporary dance-pop and lyrics tailored towards a younger audience
Lebatol - London-based indie band. Features bio, photos, gig dates, audio downloads, and release information
Legacy Recordings: The Byrds - includes audio samples from all their recordings, postcards, messageboard, reviews, links, and more
Earshot - official site. Offers news, photos, videos, tour schedule, and more
One For The Road - The Story Of One Man, Two Guitars and an RV - documentary on former Squeeze frontman Glenn Tilbrook and his solo tour of the US as an independent artist

Monday, September 23, 2002

A concert in support of the Czech Flood Relief Fund will be held on Monday 30 September at the Royal Festival Hall, starting at 7.30pm. The Chamber Orchestra of Europe, conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras will perform works by Schubert, Mozart and Brahms, together with the Czech mezzo-soprano Magdalena Kozena. Donations may be offered when booking tickets and also during and after the concert. Proceeds from the concert will go directly to the Czech relief fund

Saturday, September 21, 2002

Lionel Hampton - Life & Legacy - photos, biography, tributes, and more from the University of Idaho
NPR: The Electric Guitar - NPR correspondent Christopher Joyce discusses the evolution, history, and significance of the instrument
Rock Or Not - unsigned bands and emerging talent can submit their music and biogs for everyone to rate or slate. View the charts and vote

Friday, September 20, 2002

Lara James - professional saxophonist available for performances, lectures, music journalism, and tuition
Computer Music - UK music technology magazine
Popleague - free online fantasy popstars game. Build a band of your favourite stars and score points on their performance in the real charts
3rd Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards - features winners and nominees of Latin Grammy Awards
Mary Simon - official site. Includes biogrpahy, news, journal, photos, and tour dates
Soulblender Productions - showcases music by Aaron Jerome including nu jazz, deep house, soul, and garage themes
Irish Mosaic - features the land, culture, and people captured on DVD or VHS. Includes dance, music, sports, and more
Contact UK - theatrical event at the Queen's Theatre by Susan Stroman and John Weidman
Our House, The Musical - official site coming soon, for the London love story musical featuring Madness, showing at the Cambridge Theatre, London

Thursday, September 19, 2002

Boston Folk Festival - two-day event filled with live music on multiple stages, dance, workshops, craft and food vendors, boat tours, and activities for children

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Tuesday, September 17, 2002

Enter to win a trip for two to San Francisco, California, to see the Rolling Stones perform live at Pacific Bell Park on November 9, 2002. The lucky winner and a guest will receive roundtrip airfare and two nights' accommodations in San Francisco
Always Coldplay - comprehensive coldpedia with info on Coldplay and their music
Mary Duff - award winning Irish vocalist. Includes bio, tour dates, discography, photos, store, and more
Sonya Keogh - Irish mezzo soprano
Vocal Arts Ensemble of Cincinnati - organization of professional singers performing a repertory of innovative and traditional choral music

Saturday, September 14, 2002

Drowned In Sound - magazine and information resource for the UK music scene, featuring reviews, news, opinions, gig listings, releases, and more
MTV Extra - competition from Wrigleys and MTV. Requires registration
Roy De'wired - plays a selection of famous pop, rock, and jazz tracks
Unofficial Dave Davies Solo Tour FAQ - includes current, future, and past tour information
Aqualung - official site. Includes, news, discography, and links
D.I.Y. or Die - a film by, for, and about independent artists featuring interviews with Ian MacKaye, J Mascis, Jim Rose, Mike Watt, and many others

Friday, September 13, 2002 - top 20 and top 40 music charts from 24 countries
Nearly Blue' It - includes details of gigs and charity work
advertsongs - search for songs, lyrics, or products and find out what song was used in what advertisement - provides original royalty free, productioelsic for multimedia commercial use available for immediate download

Thursday, September 12, 2002

Power Hit Radio - plays mix of dance, trance, and rock music 24/7
Punk Ottawa - community for bands and fans of punk, indie, and underground music in and around Ottawa. Includes events, where to go, and message boards

Wednesday, September 11, 2002

noiseloop - electronic music information hub with user-contributed news, reviews, interviews, event calendar, and more
Mr.Zippy - includes gig details, photos, discography, downloads, and more
This Is The Base - includes downloads, influences, gig dates, and pictures from this rock and roll band
Blindside Cover Band - offers details of this cover band playing hits from the 60's to the present day

Tuesday, September 10, 2002

Theory of a Deadman - Canadian band whose song Invisible Man debuted on the Spider-Man soundtrack

Saturday, September 07, 2002

Blogcritics - a sinister cabal of the web's best writers on music, books, and popular culture miscellanea updated continuously

Friday, September 06, 2002

Requiem 9/11 - performance of Verdi's funeral Mass, held in commemmoration of the September 11 terrorist attacks
Rolling Requiem - worldwide choral commemoration of September 11th with performances of Mozart's Requiem in every time zone, beginning at 8:46 AM, the time of the first attack
d'Easton Ritmo - guitarists Khairi and Sahlan. Plays Latin bolero, bassanova, mariachi, and other Latin styles
Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra - light-hearted, energetic, witty, and romantic music made by six brass, five reeds, four rhythm, and four singers
Syrup Girls - drum and bass DJs Star Eyes and Siren. Features upcoming events
Romeo - official site. Includes biography, photos, video footage, competitions, and information on releases

Thursday, September 05, 2002

Every Hit - archive of every single and album to make the UK Top 40 chart since 1955
Sia Furler - official site for the Australian singer, known for her hip hop based, funk infused, quirky, soul music
Black Velvet - UK-based glossy independent fanzine covering glam, punk, pop, rock, and metal
Terrastock 5 - October 11-13, 2002 in Boston
The Nomadics - acoustic duo offering a unique blend of classical, folk, and rock music influences
Five Foot Two Records - small, independent label started by Charlotte Caffey and Anna Waronker featuring releases from bands like Redd Kross, The Muffs, Lisa Marr, and others

Wednesday, September 04, 2002 - offers lyrics, poetry, and co-writing services
Virtual Dream - offers news, reviews, audio files, biography, and album info
Cliff Stevens - Canadian blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Sound clips, bio, and more
Music Opera - calendar, news, and bookings for concerts and operas around the world. Detailed programs of more than 500 venues, orchestras, and festivals around the world

Tuesday, September 03, 2002