According to its editors, allmusic is 'the most comprehensive music reference source on the planet.' Find biographies and discographies for artists and groups as well as album reviews. Notable is the ability, given an artist, group, or album, to find similar artists, groups, or albums. Note that some site features require registration (free).
- Essentials of Music
While the main purpose of this partnership between W. W. Norton & Co. and Sony Classical Music is to promote Sony's Essential Classics series, the site is well known for its in-depth but readable introduction to classical music.
- Music Links from the Internet Public Library
- Festival Finder from FestivalFinder Inc.
Information on more than 1,500 music festivals in North America.
- Arts & Culture from the Alabama State Council on the Arts.
This page offers links to music and dance events along with information about other cultural happenings around the state.
- Frank Brown International Songwriter's Festival
Offers a calendar of events and venues searchable by date, genre, or location as well as directory of sponsors and organizations for this annual event held on the Alabama Gulf Coast.
- Alabama Music Hall of Fame Information on Hall of Fame inductees, the museum, and evolution of music recording in Muscle Shoals, AL. Tour and ticket information is provided, as well as maps and directions to the museum.
- Music Hall of Fame links from the Alabama State Archives Music Hall of Fame.
Hyperlinks to information on Alabama musicians and their contributions to music.
- Alabama Jazz and Blues Federation this site offers links to membership, events and musicians. Links to jazz and blues pages is also provided.
- Alabama Blues Artists a list of Blues artists who were born or lived in Alabama. Artist links provide biographical information and discographies, as well as interviews and articles. Further down the page are a list of links to other blues, jazz and music sites.