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==Generalistic pages==
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This is the official list of databases allowed for the Other Databases relationship type. For adding new databases to the list, please follow [[Proposals|the standard proposal procedure]].
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==General pages==
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'''45cat''' (http://www.45cat.com/)
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: Global database for 7″ vinyl
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'''45worlds''' (http://www.45worlds.com/)
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: Databases for concerts, vinyl albums, 78 rpm records, CD albums, CD singles, 12″ singles, 7″ singles, and tapes
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'''IMVDb''' (http://imvdb.com/)
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: Database about music videos
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'''MusicMoz''' (http://musicmoz.org/)
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'''mvdbase.com''' (http://mvdbase.com/)
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: Database about music videos (last updated: June 5, 2015)
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'''Open Library''' (http://openlibrary.org/)
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: Internet Archive's project for books (including audiobooks)
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'''Rate Your Music''' (http://rateyourmusic.com/)
 
'''Rate Your Music''' (http://rateyourmusic.com/)
  
Merge '''MusicMoz''' here (it's had about 30 uses in the last year, and we have very few uses of it in total too - around 1300 for a generalistic db is laughable, we added the SoundCloud relationship a few months ago and it already has more uses)
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'''SNAC''' (http://snaccooperative.org/)
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: Biographical and historical resources
  
'''WorldCat''' (http://www.worldcat.org/): International network of library holdings; can include tracklists, track lengths, labels, catalog numbers, credits and ISBNs (which can be translated into bar codes)
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'''WhoSampled''' (http://www.whosampled.com)
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: Details of samples, covers and interpolations
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'''WorldCat''' (http://www.worldcat.org/)
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: International network of library holdings
  
 
==Regional pages==
 
==Regional pages==
'''Musik-Sammler''' (http://www.musik-sammler.de/): ''German'' database, tends to have stuff that is not on Discogs and the like
 
  
'''Discografia Nazionale della canzone italiana''' (http://discografia.dds.it/): ''Italian'' database, especially useful for older releases, includes tracklists, labels, cat#s, credits and sometimes cover art
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=== <u>American</u> ===
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'''Discography of American Historical Recordings''' (https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/)
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: Database of master recordings made by American record companies during the 78rpm era
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'''Library of Congress''' (http://id.loc.gov/)
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: Authority file of the (effectively) National Library of the United States.
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=== <u>Argentinian</u> ===
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'''Rock.com.ar''' (http://www.rock.com.ar/)
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: Independent website about Argentinian (and some Uruguayan) rock music.
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===<u>Asian</u>===
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'''Generasia''' (http://www.generasia.com/wiki/) (formerly known as J-Pop Stop)
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: A wiki containing information about the music scene in Japan, South Korea, China and Taiwan.
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===<u>Australian</u>===
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'''triple j Unearthed''' (https://www.triplejunearthed.com/)
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: Discovery of new Australian music
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'''Trove''' (http://trove.nla.gov.au/)
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: Australian library/historical resource database maintained by the National Library of Australia.
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===<u>Brazilian</u>===
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'''Discos do Brasil''' (http://www.discosdobrasil.com.br/)
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: Brazilian music database, based on the creator's private collection but with fairly complete info for it.
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===<u>Canadian</u>===
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'''Québec Info Musique''' ([http://www.qim.com/ http://www.qim.com/])
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===<u>Chilean</u>===
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'''MusicaPopular.cl''' (http://baike.baidu.com/)
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: Encyclopedia of Chilean musical heritage, from the past to the present.
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===<u>Chinese</u>===
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'''Baidu Baike''' (http://baike.baidu.com/)
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: Collaborative encyclopedia created by the Baidu, Inc.
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'''Rock in China''' (http://www.rockinchina.com/)
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: A wiki detailing the recent Chinese underground/independent music scene.
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===<u>Danish</u>===
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'''<abbr title="Danske Hip Hop Udgivelser">DHHU</abbr>''' (http://www.dhhu.dk/)
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: Danish wiki site containing extensive information about Danish hip hop releases (= "udgivelser") since the 1980's.
  
'''ESTER''' (http://www.elnet.ee/ester/): ''Estonian'' library database; fairly complete, often including cat#s, full tracklists and even writing and performance credits - of course it's fairly niche, but hey, so is other stuff
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'''Rockens Danmarkskort''' (http://www.rockensdanmarkskort.dk/)
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: "The Rock Music Map of Denmark" is at its core a collection of stories and anecdotes from, with, and by music people related to various locations around Denmark. It is run by the Danish [http://www.danmarksrockmuseum.dk/ Museum of Rock Music].
  
'''Encyclopedisque''' (http://www.encyclopedisque.fr/): ''French'' vinyl stuff - we already have permission for using their cover art, but since we're moving cover art stuff to the CAA, it'd be nice to have a more "legit" way of linking to them
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===<u>Dutch</u>===
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'''Muziekweb''' (https://www.muziekweb.eu/)
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: Muziekweb is the music library of The Netherlands. Find your favorite songs and discover new music on Muziekweb. Members of Dutch public libraries are able to lend CD’s and DVD’s from the collection. Muziekweb does not sell CD’s or DVD’s.
  
'''Discos do Brasil''' (http://www.discosdobrasil.com.br/): ''Brazilian'' music database based on the creator's private collection. Not publicly editable, but contains over 6000 Brazilian releases with detailed credits. ([http://www.discosdobrasil.com.br/discosdobrasil/consulta/detalhe.php?Id_Disco=DI03015 example])
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===<u>Estonian</u>===
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'''ESTER''' (http://www.ester.ee/)
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: Estonian library database.
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===<u>Finnish</u>===
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'''Finna.fi''' (https://finna.fi/)
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: Catalogue from Finnish museums, libraries and archives.
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'''Finnmusic''' (http://finnmusic.net/)
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'''Fono''' (http://www.fono.fi/)
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'''Pomus''' (http://pomus.net/)
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===<u>French</u>===
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'''Bibliothèque nationale de France — Catalogue général''' (http://catalogue.bnf.fr/)
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: French national library, authoritative and bibliographic database.
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'''Encyclopédisque''' (http://www.encyclopedisque.fr/)
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: French database for 7″ vinyl.
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===<u>German</u>===
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'''Musik-Sammler''' (http://www.musik-sammler.de/)
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: German generalist database.
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'''Deutsche Nationalbibliothek''' (http://d-nb.info/)
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: German National Library, bibliographic database.
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'''Offizielle Deutsche Charts''' (https://www.offiziellecharts.de/)
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: German charts provided by GfK Entertainment on BVMI’s behalf.
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===<u>Italian</u>===
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'''Discografia Nazionale della canzone italiana''' (http://discografia.dds.it/)
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: Italian database of ''musica leggera'', especially useful for older releases.
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=== <u>Japanese</u> ===
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'''Anime News Network''' (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/)
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: An encyclopedia with information about Japanese anime (including foreign adaptations).
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'''Anison''' (http://anison.info/)
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'''CiNii''' (http://ci.nii.ac.jp/)
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'''LiveFans (ライブファンズ)''' (http://www.livefans.jp/)
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:Collaborative database of musical events with artists, set lists and venues.
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'''Miku Hatsune (初音ミク) Wiki''' (https://www5.atwiki.jp/hmiku/)
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:Fan-run wiki about Vocaloid artists, albums and songs.
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'''NDL''' (http://iss.ndl.go.jp/)
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'''Stage48''' (http://stage48.net/)
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:A site dedicated to all things AKB48.
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'''UtaiteDB''' (http://utaitedb.net/)
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:Collaborative database of utaite artists, albums, events and songs.
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'''VKDB''' (http://www.vkdb.jp/)
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'''VocaDB''' (http://vocadb.net/)
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:Collaborative database of singing synthesizer (Vocaloid, UTAU…) artists, albums, events and songs.
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'''ジャパメタ''' (http://japanesemetal.gooside.com/)
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:Japanese hard rock and metal resource
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'''グラスレ''' (http://www22.big.or.jp/~yunisan/)
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:Visual Kei resource
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=== <u>Korean</u> ===
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'''maniadb''' (http://www.maniadb.com/)
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=== <u>Norwegian</u> ===
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'''Rockipedia''' (http://www.rockipedia.no)
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: User editable encyclopaedia of norwegian rock/pop/etc. music.
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===<u>Polish</u>===
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'''Biblioteka Polskiej Piosenki''' (http://www.bibliotekapiosenki.pl/)
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===<u>Spanish</u>===
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'''Cancioneros Musicales Españoles''' (http://www.cancioneros.si/mediawiki/)
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: Wiki about composers, folios, and works in Spanish early music.
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===<u>Swedish</u>===
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'''FolkWiki''' (http://www.folkwiki.se/)
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: Wiki about Swedish and Scandinavian folk music.
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'''Svensk mediedatabas''' (https://smdb.kb.se/)
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: Swedish Royal Library search service for audiovisual collections.
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===<u>Taiwanese</u>===
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'''ISRC查詢系統''' (http://isrc.ncl.edu.tw/)
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: Taiwanese ISRC database, maintained by the National Central Library. Note that the track order may not match physical releases, since tracks are sorted by ISRC code.
  
 
==Genre pages==
 
==Genre pages==
===Electronic===
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===<u>Classical</u>===
'''rolldabeats''' (http://www.rolldabeats.com/): thousands of "dance music" (dnb etc) releases, including a decent amount of white labels.
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'''Brahms''' (http://brahms.ircam.fr)
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: Contemporary classical resource by the French institute IRCAM
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'''Classical Archives''' (http://www.classicalarchives.com/)
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'''Opera Discographies''' (http://operadis-opera-discography.org.uk/)
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===<u>Electronic</u>===
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'''psydb''' (http://www.psydb.net/)
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'''Resident Advisor''' (http://www.residentadvisor.net/)
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'''rolldabeats''' (http://www.rolldabeats.com/)
  
'''psydb''' (http://www.psydb.net/): 8924 psytrance releases, with label/cat#/tracklist info. however no updates since 2009
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===<u>Folk</u>===
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'''Cape Breton Fiddle Recording Index''' (http://www.cbfiddle.com/rx/)
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: Database of recorded Cape Breton fiddle tunes, by Alan Snyder.
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'''DanceDB''' (http://tedcrane.com/DanceDB/)
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: Database of dances (generally Contra Dances), venues, bands, people, and the events that link them together in North America. (Can be linked against Artists.)
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'''Irish Traditional Music Tune Index''' (https://www.irishtune.info/)
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: Tunography of Irish traditional music, by Alan Ng.
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'''Mainly Norfolk''' (https://mainlynorfolk.info/folk/)
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: Database of English folk and other close music.
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'''The Dance Gypsy''' (http://www.thedancegypsy.com/)
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: Lists of dancing events throughout the United States and Canada. (Can be linked against Artists.)
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'''The Session''' (http://www.thesession.org/)
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: "Jam session" resource for primarily Irish trad. musicians. Useful for linking recordings to works. (Can be linked against Release Groups and Works.)
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'''The Traditional Tune Archive''' (http://tunearch.org/)
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: The Semantic Index of North American, British and Irish traditional instrumental music with annotation, formerly known as The Fiddler's Companion.
  
===Metal===
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===<u>Metal</u>===
'''Metal-Archives''' (http://www.metal-archives.com/): the place to find obscure demos from Montenegrin black metal bands (literally: http://www.metal-archives.com/albums/Zaimus/Demo_2007/251573 )
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'''Metal-Archives''' (http://www.metal-archives.com/)
It is by far the most complete metal database.
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: The most complete metal database.
A release page is more like a release group, with the original release in it, and other releases details in the annotation.
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: Release pages used to be related to MusicBrainz [[Release Group]]s, but it now supports release "versions" which are the equivalent of our [[Release]]s. Newer or updated releases should then be related to MusicBrainz [[Release]]s.
  
'''Guts of Darkness''' (http://www.gutsofdarkness.com/) is similar but less complete, however it is interesting for artists not considered as metal by M-A.
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'''Spirit of Metal''' (http://www.spirit-of-metal.com/)
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: Less accurate but more wide in focus than Metal-Archives.
  
===Theatre===
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===<u>Rock</u>===
Merge '''IBDb''' (284 uses in total) and '''IOBDb''' (17 uses in total) into this (for some comparison: conductor position was added yesterday and has been used 180 times).
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'''Spirit of Rock''' (http://www.spirit-of-rock.com/)
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===<u>Soundtracks</u>===
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'''OverClocked ReMix''' (http://ocremix.org/)
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: Apart from a database of OverClocked ReMix arrangements, also contains information about video game music in itself.
  
'''Theatricalia''' (http://theatricalia.com/): they have some MB links and someone asked if we could link to them http://wiki.musicbrainz.org/Talk:Proposals/History#Theatricalia - can anyone familiar with this kind of stuff tell me if the content is any good and it makes sense to link? Their stuff is under CC database licenses http://theatricalia.com/about
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'''SoundtrackCollector''' (http://www.soundtrackcollector.com/)
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: Database of soundtrack releases and composers. Movie title pages should be related to MusicBrainz [[Release Group]]s.
  
===Videogame music===
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'''Videogam.in / Music''' (http://videogam.in/music/)
'''OCRemix''' (http://ocremix.org/): games music - not only their own stuff, which is already a lot: they also have "work" pages for videogame music, and even chiptunes for some of them (http://ocremix.org/song/1022)
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===<u>Theatre</u>===
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'''CastAlbums.org''' (http://castalbums.org/)
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: Discography of musical theatre recordings and resources for collectors
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'''IBDb''' (http://www.ibdb.com)
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: The official database for Broadway theatre information.
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'''IOBDb''' (http://www.lortel.org/Archives)
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: The Lortel Archives, or "Internet Off-Broadway Database". For non-Broadway New York productions.
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'''Theatricalia''' (http://theatricalia.com/)
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: A database of past and future theatre productions. Not restricted to any specific place.
  
==Other==
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[[Category:WikiDocs Page]]
http://www.45cat.com/ -- dedicated to 7"/45s only. Very clean, extensive and reliable site.
 

Latest revision as of 14:53, 18 September 2020

This is the official list of databases allowed for the Other Databases relationship type. For adding new databases to the list, please follow the standard proposal procedure.

General pages

45cat (http://www.45cat.com/)

Global database for 7″ vinyl

45worlds (http://www.45worlds.com/)

Databases for concerts, vinyl albums, 78 rpm records, CD albums, CD singles, 12″ singles, 7″ singles, and tapes

IMVDb (http://imvdb.com/)

Database about music videos

MusicMoz (http://musicmoz.org/)

mvdbase.com (http://mvdbase.com/)

Database about music videos (last updated: June 5, 2015)

Open Library (http://openlibrary.org/)

Internet Archive's project for books (including audiobooks)

Rate Your Music (http://rateyourmusic.com/)

SNAC (http://snaccooperative.org/)

Biographical and historical resources

WhoSampled (http://www.whosampled.com)

Details of samples, covers and interpolations

WorldCat (http://www.worldcat.org/)

International network of library holdings

Regional pages

American

Discography of American Historical Recordings (https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/)

Database of master recordings made by American record companies during the 78rpm era

Library of Congress (http://id.loc.gov/)

Authority file of the (effectively) National Library of the United States.

Argentinian

Rock.com.ar (http://www.rock.com.ar/)

Independent website about Argentinian (and some Uruguayan) rock music.

Asian

Generasia (http://www.generasia.com/wiki/) (formerly known as J-Pop Stop)

A wiki containing information about the music scene in Japan, South Korea, China and Taiwan.

Australian

triple j Unearthed (https://www.triplejunearthed.com/)

Discovery of new Australian music

Trove (http://trove.nla.gov.au/)

Australian library/historical resource database maintained by the National Library of Australia.

Brazilian

Discos do Brasil (http://www.discosdobrasil.com.br/)

Brazilian music database, based on the creator's private collection but with fairly complete info for it.

Canadian

Québec Info Musique (http://www.qim.com/)

Chilean

MusicaPopular.cl (http://baike.baidu.com/)

Encyclopedia of Chilean musical heritage, from the past to the present.

Chinese

Baidu Baike (http://baike.baidu.com/)

Collaborative encyclopedia created by the Baidu, Inc.

Rock in China (http://www.rockinchina.com/)

A wiki detailing the recent Chinese underground/independent music scene.

Danish

DHHU (http://www.dhhu.dk/)

Danish wiki site containing extensive information about Danish hip hop releases (= "udgivelser") since the 1980's.

Rockens Danmarkskort (http://www.rockensdanmarkskort.dk/)

"The Rock Music Map of Denmark" is at its core a collection of stories and anecdotes from, with, and by music people related to various locations around Denmark. It is run by the Danish Museum of Rock Music.

Dutch

Muziekweb (https://www.muziekweb.eu/)

Muziekweb is the music library of The Netherlands. Find your favorite songs and discover new music on Muziekweb. Members of Dutch public libraries are able to lend CD’s and DVD’s from the collection. Muziekweb does not sell CD’s or DVD’s.

Estonian

ESTER (http://www.ester.ee/)

Estonian library database.

Finnish

Finna.fi (https://finna.fi/)

Catalogue from Finnish museums, libraries and archives.

Finnmusic (http://finnmusic.net/)

Fono (http://www.fono.fi/)

Pomus (http://pomus.net/)

French

Bibliothèque nationale de France — Catalogue général (http://catalogue.bnf.fr/)

French national library, authoritative and bibliographic database.

Encyclopédisque (http://www.encyclopedisque.fr/)

French database for 7″ vinyl.

German

Musik-Sammler (http://www.musik-sammler.de/)

German generalist database.

Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (http://d-nb.info/)

German National Library, bibliographic database.

Offizielle Deutsche Charts (https://www.offiziellecharts.de/)

German charts provided by GfK Entertainment on BVMI’s behalf.

Italian

Discografia Nazionale della canzone italiana (http://discografia.dds.it/)

Italian database of musica leggera, especially useful for older releases.

Japanese

Anime News Network (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/)

An encyclopedia with information about Japanese anime (including foreign adaptations).

Anison (http://anison.info/)

CiNii (http://ci.nii.ac.jp/)

LiveFans (ライブファンズ) (http://www.livefans.jp/)

Collaborative database of musical events with artists, set lists and venues.

Miku Hatsune (初音ミク) Wiki (https://www5.atwiki.jp/hmiku/)

Fan-run wiki about Vocaloid artists, albums and songs.

NDL (http://iss.ndl.go.jp/)

Stage48 (http://stage48.net/)

A site dedicated to all things AKB48.

UtaiteDB (http://utaitedb.net/)

Collaborative database of utaite artists, albums, events and songs.

VKDB (http://www.vkdb.jp/)

VocaDB (http://vocadb.net/)

Collaborative database of singing synthesizer (Vocaloid, UTAU…) artists, albums, events and songs.

ジャパメタ (http://japanesemetal.gooside.com/)

Japanese hard rock and metal resource

グラスレ (http://www22.big.or.jp/~yunisan/)

Visual Kei resource

Korean

maniadb (http://www.maniadb.com/)

Norwegian

Rockipedia (http://www.rockipedia.no)

User editable encyclopaedia of norwegian rock/pop/etc. music.

Polish

Biblioteka Polskiej Piosenki (http://www.bibliotekapiosenki.pl/)

Spanish

Cancioneros Musicales Españoles (http://www.cancioneros.si/mediawiki/)

Wiki about composers, folios, and works in Spanish early music.

Swedish

FolkWiki (http://www.folkwiki.se/)

Wiki about Swedish and Scandinavian folk music.

Svensk mediedatabas (https://smdb.kb.se/)

Swedish Royal Library search service for audiovisual collections.

Taiwanese

ISRC查詢系統 (http://isrc.ncl.edu.tw/)

Taiwanese ISRC database, maintained by the National Central Library. Note that the track order may not match physical releases, since tracks are sorted by ISRC code.

Genre pages

Classical

Brahms (http://brahms.ircam.fr)

Contemporary classical resource by the French institute IRCAM

Classical Archives (http://www.classicalarchives.com/)

Opera Discographies (http://operadis-opera-discography.org.uk/)

Electronic

psydb (http://www.psydb.net/)

Resident Advisor (http://www.residentadvisor.net/)

rolldabeats (http://www.rolldabeats.com/)

Folk

Cape Breton Fiddle Recording Index (http://www.cbfiddle.com/rx/)

Database of recorded Cape Breton fiddle tunes, by Alan Snyder.

DanceDB (http://tedcrane.com/DanceDB/)

Database of dances (generally Contra Dances), venues, bands, people, and the events that link them together in North America. (Can be linked against Artists.)

Irish Traditional Music Tune Index (https://www.irishtune.info/)

Tunography of Irish traditional music, by Alan Ng.

Mainly Norfolk (https://mainlynorfolk.info/folk/)

Database of English folk and other close music.

The Dance Gypsy (http://www.thedancegypsy.com/)

Lists of dancing events throughout the United States and Canada. (Can be linked against Artists.)

The Session (http://www.thesession.org/)

"Jam session" resource for primarily Irish trad. musicians. Useful for linking recordings to works. (Can be linked against Release Groups and Works.)

The Traditional Tune Archive (http://tunearch.org/)

The Semantic Index of North American, British and Irish traditional instrumental music with annotation, formerly known as The Fiddler's Companion.

Metal

Metal-Archives (http://www.metal-archives.com/)

The most complete metal database.
Release pages used to be related to MusicBrainz Release Groups, but it now supports release "versions" which are the equivalent of our Releases. Newer or updated releases should then be related to MusicBrainz Releases.

Spirit of Metal (http://www.spirit-of-metal.com/)

Less accurate but more wide in focus than Metal-Archives.

Rock

Spirit of Rock (http://www.spirit-of-rock.com/)

Soundtracks

OverClocked ReMix (http://ocremix.org/)

Apart from a database of OverClocked ReMix arrangements, also contains information about video game music in itself.

SoundtrackCollector (http://www.soundtrackcollector.com/)

Database of soundtrack releases and composers. Movie title pages should be related to MusicBrainz Release Groups.

Videogam.in / Music (http://videogam.in/music/)

Theatre

CastAlbums.org (http://castalbums.org/)

Discography of musical theatre recordings and resources for collectors

IBDb (http://www.ibdb.com)

The official database for Broadway theatre information.

IOBDb (http://www.lortel.org/Archives)

The Lortel Archives, or "Internet Off-Broadway Database". For non-Broadway New York productions.

Theatricalia (http://theatricalia.com/)

A database of past and future theatre productions. Not restricted to any specific place.