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Essential punk, indie and interesting reissues
A fantastic selection of live photos by Philppe Carly
Zonicweb.net: English online music and arts featuring free music and video downloads, online art exhibitions, music technology dictionary, games and the legendary "Museum Of Bad Album Covers".
A label dedicated to the best reissues of the Punk/Post-Punk era, with albums from the Nightingales and the Prefects already released.
An invaluable reference source for all you'll ever need to know on punk rock. Includes many pages on punk bands as well as news and new release information.
Fantastic kbd/post-punk reissue label. Web site has a lot of useful resource links.
Excellent web site about those 7" picture covers we all love so much!
A large database of albums here, complete with sleeve pictures and info, and also a mega list of links.
Learn how to play the guitar on your PC
Online punk zine that you may remember as the paper zine that preceded it.
Vast range of 7" punk covers which came from 1976 to 1984. Aims to show new perspectives on the development of graphic styles and regional variations in punk identity away from the major metropolitan centres, and beyond the 'key' designers of the period.
Old school punk and influenced web site run by Big Cheese magazine.
Nice site dedicated to vinyl by someone younger, giving a non-nostalgic perspective and proving that it's not just a load of old blokes that like vinyl.
Awesome resource site on the Sex Pistols.
Minimal synth/dark wave record label
Label officially releasing rare power-pop gems from the late 70s/early 80s.
Rollins' radio show - essential listening
A free online music magazine, put together my former music editors and journalists, covering Punk, Indie and Rock new and old.
Excellent blog dedicated to vinyl. Be sure check out the celebrities and their vinyl collections section.
Great Album Covers discusses the album cover art found on vinyl record album covers and the album cover designers who created these great album covers.

Others

Dutch tribute site to Adam Ant offering recordings and other merchandise as well as a want list by the authors.
The International Record Fair Diary includes a list of record fairs and is updated weekly. Vinylnet also sells new and used vinyl, and currently stocks around 7,000 titles including new vinyl, recently released or reissues from the 60 to the present, as well as imports from all over the world.
Largest UK supplier of Studs, Spikes and Punk related Merchandise.
Book about:The Punk and Mod children of Sheffield, Rotherham and Doncaster 1976-1985
Award winning tattoo studio based in Jarrow and run by Chris and Lee from Crashed Out.
The guys responsible for putting this site together. Reasonable prices too.

Directories

Business Directory & Search Engine, one of the better search directories out there
Online music directory
International web directory of quality family friendly sites.
Punk & roll search engine. Over 1130 punk sites listed.
Artistopia is the first company that delivers a clear, potent, and qualified strategy for independent music artists and music industry professionals to come together under one roof and speak one language - potential music success!

Bands

Hammer horror deathrock with a glam edge. No-one looks like them or sounds like them. Highly recommended!
Official TVPs site with much related news as well. Includes Dan's blog. An essential bookmark for all TVPs fans!!
Official web site for these mainstays of the UK punk scene.
The web site for the man behind The Maniacs and The Physicals, now in a band called Wicked Gravity.
The official 999 web site
The north-east's finest punk band. But then I'm sure you already kew that!
British streetpunk band playing hooligan rock 'n' roll. Punk at its finest!

Mail Order

Massive stock of 40,000 CDs and vinyl records. All musical styles from every decade. CDandVinyl.co.uk buy , sell and offer a fast reliable mail order service world-wide.
Rare & hard to find records from many genres
A huge selection of rare and original punk posters, flyers, programmes & memorabillia from a highly repuable dealer.
Yaguza.com is a Punk Rock Shop of punk clothing, wholesale punk clothing, rockabilly clothing, Gothic,psychobilly and emo fashion accessories.
Independent vinyl specialist based in Lichfield Staffordshire. Their aim is to "keep vinyl alive".
Site specialising in Duran Duran rarities
Five decades of vinyl obscurities

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