public marks

PUBLIC MARKS from garret with tags music & metadata

December 2010

Discogs | Database and Marketplace for Music on Vinyl, CD, Cassette, MP3 and More

by 23 others (via)
"Similar to RateYourMusic, except Discogs caters more towards DJs, with an incredible database of music, especially club and other electronic music. I've got an account there, under the same name." [SwimTwoBirds]

January 2009

Charts All Over the World

by 2 others
"search through more than 1000 WWW pages around the world with updated music charts! Just enter name of artist and/or title to find out where it is charted."

TuneFind | Find Music from TV and Movies

by 1 other
"We're on our way to becoming the Internet's most comprehensive list of television and movie music and songs. With your help, we can build this index for everyone."

Organizing iTunes: Simplify your genre list - Manufactured Environments

the 25 top level genres: * Alternative & Punk * Books & Spoken * Blues * Children’s Music * Classical * Country * Data * Easy Listening * Electronica/Dance * Folk * Gospel & Religious * Hip Hop/Rap * Holiday * Industrial * Jazz * Latin * Metal * New Age * Pop * Reggae * R&B * Rock * Soundtrack * Unclassifiable * World

Gracenote | Music Search Tools: Popularity Map

Pick a location and Gracenote's global map tells you the music artists that are currently the most popular.

December 2008

allmusic | music reviews, new releases, artists biography

by 50 others
Allmusic.com offers discographies and biographical information for both artists and composers, and gives ratings and reviews of recordings, past and current. Very useful for weeding. Also lists recently released CDs. [icpl.org] Mac users (Safari): In order to play audio samples, you will need to install a free plug-in called Flip4Mac, available at www.telestream.net/telestream-products/desktop-products.htm.