Bill Thompson's Bookmarks

NOTE:  These are links I have collected on various subjects while browsing the Internet.
             I try to keep these links updated, but you may find a few broken ones here and there.
             I do not take responsibility for any information contained on these sites.
             Browse at your own risk!  
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Anti-Malware Program:  MalwareBytes

The Thompsonian Institution

    Useful Sites

The Music of Frederick Delius
NewsNow: The Beatles news | Breaking News & Search 24/7 - Pick Up Your Email
All-Music Guide
Translate foreign language text
Anniversary 25th Silver, 50th Gold - Traditional and Modern Gifts to Give
Play Crossword | Puzzles USA Today

CNN Interactive
Headlines -
Google Search
Holidays and Other Dates in the US Secular Calendar
How Stuff Works
YouTube Karaoke Links   
Local Conroe/Woodlands Movie Theaters - Schedules

International Calling Codes
eSnipe - ebay bid program
Montgomery County Library
Online English to Spanish to English Dictionary

Internet Archive

Google Scholar
The Personal World Clock

The World Clock (custom version)
TV DAY's .com Classic Video Archives    
TIME Magazine Archives - TIME Archives - TIME Magazine Back Issues
Kim Komando (Computer Advisor)
Yahoo! News - Front Page
Yahoo! Sports
Truth Or Fiction - email reality check - verify rumors
Snopes - Urban Legends Reference Pages
Daylight Saving Time - When do we change our clocks

Defensive Driving Online Course Texas
Live TV - Bloomberg
YouTube - How to Tie a Bow Tie

        Utility Programs & Websites

Compress PDF - Compress your PDF document online
Photo Editor | iPiccy: Free Online Photo Editing for You
Punchbowl - Free Online Digital Cards
Online Video Downloader and Converter [Updated 2020]
Online Audio Converter - Сonvert audio files to MP3, WAV, MP4, M4A, OGG or iPhone Ringtones
PicClick • Search eBay Faster

MalwareBytes - free anti-malware program

Jeffrey's Exif viewer

VLC Video Player - many great features!
Zamzar - Free online file conversion
Free Online OCR
Transfer Big Files Free - Email or Send Large Files
MailBigFile® Free | The best way to send large files up to 300MB for FREE

PrimoPDF - free program for printing any document to a PDF file
LinkPopularity.com_ The Free Link Popularity Service
Link Checker (free online check for broken links)

The SDP Multimedia website for ASF download and MMS protocol specification
KeepVid: Download videos from Google, Youtube, iFilm, Putfile, Metacafe, DailyMotion!
YAAI - Yet Another Avi Info
How to burn an audio CD from .flac files in Windows - Simple Help
SMS Everywhere - Send text messages SMS to cell phones
ChangeDetection - Know when any web page changes
Welcome to! -

Aggies & Other Colleges

Other College Marching Bands

Rice University Marching Owl Band (The MOB)

Texas A & M (Aggies)

Texas Aggie Band YouTube Videos

Texas A&M Bands Page

TAMU Assn of Former Students
TAMU Home Page
The Battalion On-Line - Texas A&M's News Source

Flickr: Cushing Memorial Library and Archives, Texas A&M's Photostream

University of Texas

The University of Texas at Austin
UT School of Music


White Pass & Yukon Route
The Skagway News
Earthquake, Good Friday, March 27, 1964, Anchorage, Alaska
UAF Seismology Laboratory Home Page
Alone in the Wilderness, DVD and VHS available, the story of Dick Proenneke

Amusement Parks & Roller Coasters

The Ultimate Roller Coaster Page

Astroworld (Wikipedia page)
Archived Official Astroworld website
Mike Robinson's Amusement Park site

Audio Software

Audacity (free program for audio recording and editing)

Progressive Networks,TheHome of RealAudio & RealVideo
ClickRepair Program

Books & Magazines

Book Stores

AddALL book search and price comparison (
BookFinder.com_ Search for New, Out of Print and Used Books's Home Page
My Bookshelf
Organization For Community Networks Electronic Bookshelf Homepage
Powell's Books - Used, New, and Out of Print
                    Clive Cussler
Official Clive Cussler Website
CLIVE CUSSLER _ About the Author


A Tribute to Clark Ashton Smith
The Eldritch Dark (Clark Ashton Smith)

The Tolkien Society
A Tribute to J.R.R. Tolkien

The H. P. Lovecraft Archive
The H.P. Lovecraft Historical Society (producer of films and radio dramas)
H.P. Lovecraft PDF downloads from
Arkham House Publishers
The August Derleth Society

Robert E. Howard (Cross Plains, Texas)
The Works of Robert E. Howard
The Book Palace (Deluxe Editions of Robert E. Howard)
Robert E. Howard PDF downloads from

Edgar Allan Poe, short stories, tales, and poems
Edgar Allan Poe Society of Baltimore - Main Page

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: A Maine Historical Society Web Site

G. A. Henty

G.A. Henty books - free download (Project Gutenberg)
G.A. Henty Audiobooks

Online Books and Reference 

Universal Digital Library: Million Book Collection
Malaspina Great Books Home Page
Feedbooks (Downloadable Public Domain Books)
Feedbooks: Food for the mind
COPIA-Free E-books Free Book Collections: Kindle Store

Cars - General Information

Auto Week Magazine
Dealer Net
Motor Trend
TADA (Texas Auto Dealers Assn.)
VIN Decoder
The Car Connection
Dealers' Choice Magazine

GM_Chevrolet Cars - Chevrolet Automobiles Transportation Posters_prints
Bounds Chevrolet - Livingston, Texas
Aurora Club of North America (ACNA) Forum - Login

Mini Cars

Bruce Weiner Microcar Museum Tour Index

Driving Friendly

Drive 55
Fuel Economy

Vintage & Collectible Cars

Texas Transportation Museum (San Antonio, Texas)
Texas Vehicle Manufacturers
Lone Star Flight Museum (Galveston, Texas)
KTUD Automotive Web


How to Become a Christian

Bible Gateway - Search the Bible in Nine Languages and Multiple Bible Versions

The Scripture Memory Connection

Topical Memory System (The Navigators) books, music, and more for less!
Christmas - What is the true meaning_ [ChristianAnswers.Net]
Saddleback Church - Drive Time Devotions
Pastor Chuck Smith - Through The Bible C2000 Series
The Baptist Standard

Insight For Living (Chuck Swindoll)
KHCB Home Page
One Solitary Life - an essay on the life of Jesus Christ
PraiseGathering Music Group - Jay Rouse
Zondervan Publishing House Home Page - A Christian Communications Company
BreakPoint - A Christian Perspective on the News
Harmony of the Gospels
Gospel Harmony: A chronological chart of the Life of Jesus Christ.
Harmony of the Gospels. The life of Jesus Christ in chronological order. Sorted by the books of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John.

Sunday School Lessons

Bible Study | Baptist Standard
John McClendon: Explore the Bible Study: May 6, 13, 20
Rod O'Neil, D.Min – Explore Sunday School Lessons and More
North Side Baptist Church | Weatherford, Texas | Bible Study Leader Tools
Explore the Bible PDF Resources
Wordsearch Bible (reference books)
RightNow Media :: New and Popular
The Poetry of Annie Johnson Flint

Coloring Books

The Martin Autopark Coloring Book

Comics & Cartoons

Classics Ilustrated Comics (Classic Comic Store LTD.) - featuring reprints and translations

Jack Lake Productions (reprint editions)
Books and Comics (Classics Illustrated)
Books and Comics (Classics Illustrated Junior)

DC Comics

ComicLink.Com - Buy and Sell Golden and Silver Age Comic Books and Original Comic Art
DC Archives Page
DC Comics

COMIC BOOK PLUS (Downloadable Public Domain Comic Books)
Comic Book Plus - Search Results
Comic Books | AllComicBooks – Download New Comics
Old Comics World (Downloadable Comics)

Frank and Ernest Comic Strip
Robotman & Monty Respect the Meddick

This Modern World by Tom Tomorrow

Computers _ Digital Media

Games & Arcade Game Emulators

WebPacMan - Play Free Pacman Game Online free, download Ms pacman

MAME - The official Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator site
PC Gaming - Download Freeware Games
MobyGames: Game Browser
Basic Setup and Installation of DosBox - DOSBoxWiki
[ Retrogames ] - Your ONE STOP emulation site!

Double jewel cases, double jewelcase, 2 cd jewel case
Play Commander Keen: Aliens Ate My Babysitter! Online - My Abandonware
Commander Keen - Wikipedia
Mah Jongg 4.1 + Various Tile Sets and Boards (Nels Anderson et al.) (1993) : Nels Anderson et al. : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive
3D Realms Site: Commander Keen: Invasion of the Vorticons

Internet Issues

My Chains Are Gone—Overcoming Pornography, Freedom From its Allure

The Inspiration Gallery (background images, buttons)
HTML color codes
Hex Color Codes
                    Perpetual Websites  How to make sure your website lives on after your death.


Moderated Newsgroups FAQ

PC Hell (information on PC viruses and malware)

PROVANTAGE.COM _ Discount Computer Products

Vendors & Software Companies

SequoiaView  (excellent free program which provides an overview of your hard disk storage)
Belarc Advisor (excellent free program which analyzes and reports on your computer system)
Office Depot Online - Home Page
Ron's Laser Service ~ Laser Printer Service

Old Computers - rare, vintage and obsolete computers
Computer History Museum (Mountain View, CA)
Bandwidth Speed Test Web Hosting
Query the APNIC Whois Database


Illumeo CPE
Global CPE
JN Productions CPE Courses
Fraud Resource Library | Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

Financial Rates and Information

FXConverter - 164 Currency Converter

The Motley Fool_ QUOTE.FOOL.COM
Today's Mortgage Information from HSH Associates, Financial Publishers
Yahoo! Finance - Business Finance, Stock Market, Quotes, News
Kiplinger - Personal Finance, Business, Investing, Retirement, and Financial Advice
Mortgage Calculator -
Online Amortization Schedule with Balloon Payment


                   Flag Etiquette
                   Flag Rules and Regulations
                   World Flag Database
          (shows current status)

Flight Simulators


Government & Politics

Legal Forms Home Page - Self-Help Law Center

Other Government

Society for Human Resource Mgmt
U.S. Business Advisor


Pat Paulsen for President Official Web Site and Archive
Project Vote Smart - A Voter's Self-Defense System
Reforming the Political Primary System: THE AMERICAN PLAN

Texas Government

Montgomery County, Texas - Elections
The League of Women Voters of Texas | Voters
Texas State Board of Public Accountancy
Texas Workforce Commission
Window on State Government (Texas State Comptroller)

Property Tax Information for all Texas Counties

US Government

The White House
US Postal Service
Congress votes database |

US Mint

The 50 State Quarters Program of the United States Mint
Designs for all state quarters
Proposed designs for California quarter
Viewing the California quarter designs (with funny comments)

US Postal Service

USPS - Track & Confirm
USPS Postal Rate Calculator

                Graphic Arts

The Official M.C. Escher Website

Artsy's M.C. Escher Site

Railroad Clip Art Collection

T-Shirts - Custom T-Shirts - Shirt Screen Printers - Design Online at CustomInk (for photo enlargements printed on canvas)
Arrows & Pointers - Public Domain Clip Art
The Inspiration Gallery - Free borders, backgrounds, fonts and unique graphics
Thousands of free unique and original borders, backgrounds, wallpaper patterns, web accessories and fonts, as well as specializing in site adornments and specialty graphics.


Free Coats of Arms_ Coats of Arms for Surnames World-Wide
Heraldry on the Internet, Coats of Arms, Family Crests
Design your own coat of arms
Create a coat of arms
Family Crest Generator

Insurance _ Workplace Issues

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) Award-Winning Site - Everything About Smoking and Nonsmokers
Austin Consulting Group
Fire Setting and Smokers
Personal Risk Management: Helping Clients Make Good Insurance Decisions
Group insurance can be confusing. Should you be insured by the husband's plan or the wife's? What about other health, disability, and life insurance? Jack Hungelmann provides advice.
Kaiser Family Foundation

Jokes and Humor

Bad Puns - Get your muds wordled!
Diet Jokes and Dieting Humor - 3
Joke Archives2Go
Murphy's Law

Shakespeare Insult Generator
shakespeare insults, quotes and acidic quotations

The Trunk Monkey!
Busted Tees : Jokes you can wear! Funny T-Shirts!

Archie McPhee® Toys, Gifts & Novelties


Montgomery County Library
Interlibrary Loan Request (Montgomery County Library) - libraries that have your book
Boston Public Library
Cushing Memorial Library and Archives
Newton Gresham Library - Sam Houston State University: Home
Houston Public Library

Mary Couts Burnett Library at Texas Christian University
Online Catalog (Library of Congress)
TAMU Library - Simple Search
Univ. of Pennsylvania Library Search
Welcome to the UH Library Catalog

Local Links - Houston & Conroe Texas

AstroWorld - Ride data and photos

Conroe First Baptist Church
Conroe, Texas
The Courier - News
The Department Store Museum: Foley Brothers Dry Goods Co., Houston, Texas
1111 Rusk: Texaco Building Renovation - Downtown - HAIF - Houston's Leading News Forum

James Coney Island

The Majestic Metro
The Official City of Conroe Website
City of Cleveland
Cleveland Independent School District

Local Conroe/Woodlands Movie Theaters - Schedules

Maps & Geographical Information

Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)
GEONET- Search for Global Locations
Latitude_Longitude Distance Calculation
Latitude and Longitude of a Point
Map-It - A GMT3 Map Generator
World Atlas of Maps Flags and Geography Facts and Figures
MyTopo | Custom Topo Maps, Aerial Photos, Online Maps, and Map Software

Google Maps World Gazetteer |
Maps of Assam
Lalmanir Hat Map | Bangladesh Google Satellite Maps
Office of Coast Survey - United States Coast Pilot 9
CIA - The World Factbook
World Gazetteer_ population figures for cities, towns and places

Military History


Liberty Ships built by the United States Maritime Commission in World War II
Maps of Assam
Participate in the Project (Veterans History Project, Library of Congess)
The Winston Churchill Home Page

INDEX: Insignia, Badges and Decorations of the United States Armed Forces of World War Two

Flying Magazine - Google Books

Movies & Comedy

A Prairie Home Companion, from Minnesota Public Radio

Internet Movie Data Base
John Wayne Quotes

The Vitaphone Project

Laurel & Hardy

Laurel and Hardy - The Official Website
Laurel and Hardy Books and Videos for Sale
Laurel and Hardy Central - Hard Boiled Eggs & Nuts
Laurel and Hardy Memorabilia Magazine
Laurel and Hardy Society - Way Out West Tent
The Laurel and Hardy Annex
Laurel & Hardy overview and links (thanks to Tyler Gomez for the link!)

W. C. Fields

W.C. Fields official site
W.C. Fields Wikipedia Page
W.C. Fields Quotes

Errol Flynn - Official Web Site
Warner Archive Collection - Hard to Find Warner Bros. Classics on DVD: - The Official Online Store of Warner Bros. Studios
Warner Archive is a site where movie lovers and collectors buy rare, hard to find Warner Bros. movies and TV shows on DVD
Greatest Films - The Best Movies in Cinematic History
Robert's Hard to find Videos
Welcome to MoviesUnlimited
Monty Python Official Site

Victoria Jackson

Cinema Treasures (Historic Movie Theaters)
Cinema Houston (Historic Movie Theaters in Houston, Texas)
Drive-in Theater history
Jessica Biel - IMDb
Amy Smart - IMDb


Christian Music

Southern Gospel History | Main / HomePage
Southern Gospel History | B / Blackwood Brothers 1960s

Hymn Lyrics Search at Name That Hymn
blackwoods blackwood brothers southern gospel music

Rock-A-My-Soul - Blackwood Brothers

Classical Music

Adam Golka - Pianist

Classical - Recordings & Other Meta-Search Service - Music, Books, Movies

Berkshire Record Outlet

MusicWeb International (CD Reviews)

Classic FM

Classical Music - Classical Net - Classical Music
Naxos  - Classical Music - Streaming Classical Music
Naxos Music Library

Compact Disc Connection
Early Recorded Sounds and Wax Cylinders
H & B Recordings Direct Home Page
Links to Recording Companies and retailers A-C - Classical Music on the Web (UK)
Presto Classical Mail Order
Moores School of Music (University of Houston)
Music in the Mail Lowest Classical Music CD Prices
Film Music on the Web
Parnassus Records (Used and Rare Classical)
Popular Medieval Music (including THE JOLLY MINSTRELS)
Records International Catalogue
Rhino Records

Classic Cat - the free classical music directory

Sheet Music

IMSLP (International Music Score Library Project)

Browse [Historic American Sheet Music]
Finale Showcase (Sheet Music)
Free Sheetmusic Library
Finding Sheet Music
Free Classical Sheet Music Guide
Sheet Music Plus - Shop for sheet music and more at the sheet music super store
Brodt Music - Composer index
UCB Libraries | Music Library | Digital Sheet Music Collection
Frances G. Spencer Collection of American Popular Sheet Music
Sheet Music Collections

The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd Edition
The Pianola Institute
Thomas Hampson Web Site
www . s o u n d t r a c k . n e t

Erich Wolfgang Korngold

Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Maestro for the Movies
A four-decade friendship with Charles Gerhardt

Compact Discoveries-138: Korngold (Audio Documentary)

Elizabeth's Erich Wolfgang Korngold Page

Erich Wolfgang Korngold

The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)

Frederick Delius (1862-1934)

The Music of Frederick Delius (at The Thompsonian Institution site)
The Delius Society
BBC - Radio 3 - Composer of the Week - Of Everywhere, of Nowhere
B&H Music Shop

British Music Society

CLASSICAL MUSIC ARCHIVES Biography of Fritz Delius
Delius_ Brief  Biography & References
DTR2001 Frederick Delius_ Piano Music (CD)
Dutton CDs Catalogue
Elkin Music International - For all the World's Great Music
EMI Classics
Frederick Delius - Discography
Frederick Delius (Opera One entry)

MusicWeb International (CD Reviews)
Jacksonville Public Library, Florida - Delius Collection
Jacksonville University (Florida)- Delius Collection
Essay "Florida in the Life and Works of Frederick Delius" by Paul Kruse (Delius Society Journal)

Stainer & Bell Ltd_ Publishers

The Delius Society Web Site
The Marionettes Chorale

Thomas Hampson Website

Pegasus Opera Company - Harmony In Diversity
Delius' HIAWATHA was featured in Fred Flaxman's Compact Discoveries in 2014

Jean Sibelius

Jean Sibelius 1865-1957
Jean Sibelius - Wikipedia Page

Leroy Anderson

Leroy Anderson

Louis Moreau Gottschalk

Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Gottschalk: The First Gershwin      Audio Program

Other Classical Composers

Anatol Liadov [TB]_ Classical Reviews- February 2002 MusicWeb(UK)

Harry Partch_Welcome to Corporeal Meadows
Internet Cello Society List of RealAudio Classical Music Selections
John Philip Sousa - The March King
The Complete Marches of John Philip Sousa (The U.S. Marine Band)
The Bernard Herrmann Web Pages

Percy Grainger

International Percy Grainger Society
Percy Grainger Page
A Percy Grainger glossary « Strange Flowers

Peter Warlock

Peter Warlock Page
The Peter Warlock Appreciation Page
Wikipedia entry on Peter Warlock

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor page

Samuel Coleridge Taylor - Wikipedia Page

TLeonard Pennario Home Page

Film Scores _ Soundtracks

Collection_ The Lion's Roar_ Film Music on the Web CD Reviews June 1999
Compact Disc Connection
Filmtracks Auctions
Intrada - Film Score Recordings

Screen Archives Entertainment
The Bernard Herrmann Society
Varese Sarabande
The Rocketeer (James Horner)
Film music, game music, score and soundtrack reviews and news.

The Carl Davis Collection - Welcome!
Website of acclaimed Film & TV composer/conductor Carl Davis

MIDI Files

Classical MIDI Archives
Classical Midi Organ Stop!
The Desktop Symphony Orchestra (Yu Nakajima) - Archived web page
Country and Western MIDI Music
ErikaWeb - Something For Everyone!
How to Convert MIDI files to WAVE files
MIDIS - 1000s - animated, musical cards -more! Laura's MIDI Heaven! - Archived web page
The Classical MIDI Connection_ The Twentieth Century - Archived web page
Tim Thompson's Home Page (MIDI)
vanBasco Software_ MIDI and Karaoke Software for Windows
vanBasco's MIDI Search | Search Results
Primeline Midi Library

MIDI Karaoke Sites

Hit Trax (
MIDI Karaoke Den

Ragtime & Jazz

Biograph Records, Inc., Jazz, Blues & Ragtime Compact Discs
Centaur Records (Joplin Guitar CDs)
"Perfessor" Bill Edwards' Ragtime MIDI, Sheet Music, Nostalgia and Rag Resources Center
Ragtime MIDI Files by Warren Trachtman
Scott Joplin International Ragtime Foundation in Sedalia, MO
Friends of Scott Joplin
The Dee Family Scott Joplin Sheet  Music Collection
Joseph F. Lamb: The Humble Ragtime "Sensation" by Ted Tjaden

Classic Ragtime Piano by Ted Tjaden
Dale Hadley review
Ragtime Dance Music

Rock and Roll_Popular Music


Badfinger Wikipedia Page
Tom Brennan's Badfinger Library

Beach Boys

Beach Boys - Official Site


The Beatles - Official Site
A Beatles Recording Timeline - Front Page
The Usenet Guide to Beatles Recording Variations

Multiplus Books - John Winn Beatles Books
Bagism_The John Lennon Page
BeatleLinks - The Beatles Internet Resource Guide
Beatles News -
Beatles Rarities main menu

From Cavern To Star Club Book
George Harrison - In His Own Words
George Harrison Sessions For Others (video links)
George Harrison Sessions For Others
                                        Splinter Live on WCMF-FM, Rochester NY, November 5, 1975
Splinter Library (Bob Purvis & Bill Elliott) by Tom Brennan


New Page 2
The Beatles - Photos
The Spanish Beatles Page
Welcome to
Welcome to MPL Communications
What's New at
THE SOURCE - Other Tapes - "Step Inside Love" Demo Session
THE SOURCE - Beatles Acetates, Raw Tapes & more
The Beatles Cartoons
Daytrippin’ Back Issues « Daytrippin' Beatles Magazine

Bruce Springsteen


Buddy Holly
            Buddy Holly Wikipedia Page

Chapman-Whitney / Streetwalkers

Streetwalkers - Wikipedia page
Streetwalkers appearances on "Rockpalast" (German TV)
Streetwalkers information from
Family Bandstand - Unofficial homepage for British rock band Family

David Bowie

Official David Bowie Site

Mick Ronson Wikipedia Page

Eddie Cochran

Alan Clark Photo Archives, Page 1
Alan Clark Photo Archives, Page 11
Eddie Cochran Biography
Eddie Cochran connection
Eddie Cochran page
Remember Eddie Cochran
Remember Eddie Cochran Discussion Board
Rockabilly Hall of Fame - EDDIE COCHRAN
Eddie Cochran box set from Bear Family
Eddie Cochran Weekend (Albert Lea, MN) - Facebook page

Dave Edmunds / Nick Lowe / Rockpile / Carlene Carter

Dave Edmunds - Rockabilly Hall of Fame Site

Nick Lowe - Official Site
Carlene Carter - Official Site

Mickey Jupp (Swedish fan site)

Mickey Jupp

Elvis Presley

Official Elvis Presley Site
Elvis Presley - World Wide Elvis - The Premier Source For Elvis Presley
The Pied Piper of Cleveland (1955 Live Concert Film)
Early Elvis Concert Lives, But Where? : NPR
Elvis Presley Bootleg CD and DVD News
Welcome to the Elvis Information Network
QualityBootz: Elvis Presley
Master & Session (

Felix Slatkin & Related

Felix Slatkin website

Both Sides Now Album Discographies Main Page
Classical Net Review - Capitol Full Dimensional Sound - Milstein_Steinberg_Slatkin_etc. -- The unOfficial Easy Listening Headquarters
Find A Grave - Felix Slatkin
Leo Arnaud
String Groups
The Hollywood String Quartet, Classical Notes, Peter Gutmann
The Roger Wagner Chorale, An American Choral Legacy

Frank Sinatra _ Nelson Riddle

Frank Sinatra - Official Site
The Nelson Riddle Collection at the University of Arizona

Lyrics & Songwriting

Online Rhyming Dictionary for Poetry and Songwriting

Milton Brown & Western Swing

Milton Brown website
Roy Lee Brown web page
Bob Dunn on Brad's Page of Steel
Keep Swinging: Bob Dunn
Milton Brown Photo
Texas Monthly_ Texas Music Source
UTAH CARL BEACH - Western Swing artist from Galveston (1950s-60s) - Great Western Swing archival releases

MP3 and RealAudio Sound Files

                                         Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum : Music Library

Nick Drake

The Nick Drake Estate Site (Bryter Music)
Nick Drake site by Michael Organ
Nick Drake_ Time Of Reply (Robin Frederick)

Other Rock and Roll_Popular
1960's Texas Music
American Masters . Joni Mitchell _ PBS
Cole Wide Web - the Cole Porter Resource Site
Herman's Hermits - Official web page
Peter Noone - Official Site
Herman's Hermits _ Original British Invasion band Herman's Hermits with Peter Noone
One Candle The Sam Brown Fan Club
The Rolling Stones Database (complete recording sessions)
Spectropop! The website about Phil Spector, Wall of Sound, Brill Building, Girl Groups, West Co
Spinal Tap Sound Files and Video
Genesis concerts - TM Productions
Lowell George

Julianne Hough
The Monkees' Sessionography
We'll Always Remember Index
World Wide Webb_ Songwriter Jimmy Webb
Billy Strange Music - The Official Site for Billy Strange
Billy Strange Discography! Just one but a very special sort of perspective on American roots music! | Search

Meteor - Complete Rockabilly & Hillbilly 2-CD  - Bear Family Mailorder
Translated version of
Julianne Hough Concert Setlist Lenawee County Fair, Adrian, MI, USA 2009 |

the "B" side: Joe Tex - You Better Believe It Baby (Dial 4033)

Woman - The Zombies (1964) Music Video – Listen free at
Billboard - Google Books
The Fab 5 A Tribute to The Music of the 60s - The Fab 5 Official Website
Neal Ford & The Fanatics Discography at Discogs

PARADISE OF GARAGE COMPS!: Nowsounds Groove-In - LP (Way Back, 1990)

Backstage Auctions Presents the 16 Magazine Pop Culture Auction - Historical Archives Collection
SPOOKY TOOTH Discography


Raspberries Official Site
Eric Carmen Home Page
Smashwords - Eric Carmen: Marathon Man - A book by Bernie Hogya
From his formative musical beginnings, to his chart-toppers with Raspberries, to his solo career smash hits, Eric Carmen has proven himself a musical genius with few equals. This fully authorized, in-depth biography follows Eric as he journeys from a small town in Ohio to national and international fame. All he wanted was a hit record (yeah!) He got it, and more! With a Foreword by Cameron Crowe.

Records - CDs - DVDs

8-Track Heaven! Home of 8-Track Mind magazine and altcollecting8-track-tapes
Phantom's Vintage Reel 2 Reel Tape Recorder Online Museum Inventory
Roots & Rhythm - Thousands of roots music CDs on line
Record Mecca
Bags Unlimited - VHS-DVD
CD Templates - DVD Templates - Other Media Templates
Collectors' Choice Music
MUSICSEEK_ The Online Music Search Engine
MusicStack - Rare CDs, Used Music, Vinyl Records
Screen Archives Entertainment - The World's Largest Buyer And Seller of Used CDs, Movies and DVDs
Sonic Recollections - Used Vinyl
The Groovey Art Frame
Welcome to
World Wide Wax - your source for classic vinyl
45 rpm vs 33 rpm
Marston Records (Restored 78s)
eduguy - Vinyl Records
Music & Memories -
Real Gone Music (Gordon Anderson)
VIDEO BEAT - ROCK & ROLL MOVIES and MUSIC VIDEOS on DVD! 1950s & 1960s Rock n Roll Movies Videos Films

DW Music Videos - Vintage Rock Videos, Music Videos, Various Rock Videos, Cd-r Trading

Seals and Crofts

Seals & Crofts web page
Midnight Special - Seals and Crofts
Seals & Crofts Homepage
Seals and Crofts

Top 40 Charts & Surveys

Wikipedia list of record charts
WABC Weekly Music Surveys
ARSA Radio Surveys
Jeff Roteman's KQV Page - KQV Playlist Index -The Sixties - Part 2 - 1964 - 1967
Radio London Fab 40 weekly lists (1965 to 1967)

Music Blogs

Big O ROIO Archive Search

Bongo s - the coolest in primitive vinyl: home

WEIRDTOWN STUFF: Psychedelic Promos & Radio Spots Vol. 6

Your Father s Den - Reel to Reel Music

Ernie (Not Bert): Volume 1 For Hi-Fi Living

Buddies Lounge
Birth of the Beatles AVI
Linear Zap's Blog - The Beach Boys, Brian Wilson, and more!
Christmas Music from Ernie (Not Bert)
QualityBootz: Yes

192 Music (C&W)

My Music: Raymond Lefevre - Les Plus Grands Succes De Raymond Lefevre Vol. 1
OldrockerBR Blog
The Tuna Melt: The Anita Kerr Quartette: For You, For Me, For Evermore
Psych Spaniolos: Fever Tree
Blues & Rhythm: Larry Williams

T.U.B.E. (Temporarily): luglio 2008

Boot The Beats: Dustbin Prophesies – the Roots of the Beatles - CD 5 (FLAC)
Boot The Beats: Dustbin Prophesies – the Roots of the Beatles - CD 1 (FLAC)

Soundaboard: Georgia Satellites - Ritz NY 1987
"The Rockin' Gipsy": COLLINS KIDS "ROCKIN' ON TV"

Stax o' Wax: Dinah Shore - Moments Like These (1958)

The Beatles: From Yesterday To Today: Search results for barrett's
Times Past Old Time Radio Archives: Dinah Shore

So Many Roads To Ease My Soul: Fleetwood Mac
power pop criminals
Soundaboard: Bad Company - Newcastle 1974

BB Chronicles

waysback: Search results for neil young
Echoes Of The Past: Cream

Wasn't Born To Follow

Viva Les Bootlegs
Musipedia: The Open Music Encyclopedia
Mike Quigley's Home Page
SIRIUS Playlist Search - Sirius Satellite Radio -
Mostly Music: Alexander Borodin - Symphonies Nos. 1-3 (Gerard Schwarz, Seattle Symphony)
WDAV Classical Public Radio

Herrmann CBS Legacy – The Bernard Herrmann Society

Forgotten Early Members of ZZ Top That You (Probably) Never Heard Of | Articles @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com

In The Can (Recording Session Info)
Deep Tracks Recently Played - sirius xm playlist
Cowtown Birthplace of Western Swing - Home
Star Spangled Radio Hour - 11.11.17 | EZ 1430 AM
Tutorial - Recording Computer Playback on Windows - Audacity Manual
Star Spangled Radio Hour | EZ 1430 AM
SugarMegs Streaming Server, Lose Yourself In The Music

JustWatch - Streaming Search Engine for Movies and TV Shows
St. Olaf College — Streaming Audio & Video
NRK TV – Grieg minutt for minutt – Opus 56 - Tre orkesterstykker fra "Sigurd Jorsalfar"
BandCamp Music | Nick Lowe
(18) Bicentennial Collection (series) - "The President's Own" U.S. Marine Band - YouTube
Marine Band Educational Series

The Vintage Music Blog

Siriusly Sinatra Recently Played and Playlist - XM Playlist
“Joni’s Music”1962-2000s | The Pop History Dig

The World's Worst Records
CHARM (Historic Sound files)
Paul Paray with Arthur Rubinstein And The Detroit Symphony Play Music Of Wagner, Walton, Mozart, Tchaikovsky And Delius - 1960 - Past Daily Mid-Week Concert - Past Daily: News, History, Music And An Enormous Sound Archive.
Marquee TV - London Philharmonic Orchestra


Halcyon Days Music: Early American Music from the 1900s through the 1920s
Old Radio Programs
Old Radio World (old radio shows)
Sarah s Transistor Radios
Reminisce — Sharing Memories of the 1940s, 1950s, 1960s and More
Rat Fink Ring

Puzzles and Games

Puzzles Accessible Over The Web
Play Crossword | Puzzles USA Today

Radio Stations Online

RADIO LOCATOR - find an online radio station by format or location
Little Steven's Underground Garage
Wolfgang's Concert Vault – Where Live Music Lives (streaming audio of classic rock concerts and broadcasts)
WFMU's Special Archives Live music, interviews, and other special Realaudio archives
WFMU's Special Archives for Jonesville Station

KZQX-FM Easy Listening

Radio Swiss Classic

Classical 91.7 - Public Radio Classical Music 24 Hours a Day from Houston, Texas

WRR Classical 101.1 FM: Listen Now

WDAV 89.9 (Classical/NPR)
Online 60s Radio Station - Live365 Internet Radio - Texas 60s Refuge II
                    Classical Live Online Radio Webcast - Classical Music.
Online Easy listening Radio Station - Live365 Internet Radio - EASY LIVING RADIO™
Texas Radio Stations Online - Links Plus -
KHCB Radio Network

SIRIUS Satellite Radio - The Best Radio On Radio (subscription required)

Retirement Information

Save for the Future

Running & Fitness

American Sleep Apnea Association - ASAA
Bayou City Classic 10k - Houston

Seven Hills Running Club Race Results
Run Houston Timing
Half Marathon Training: Novice
How to train for a marathon or half marathon

Search Engines

Ask Jeeves!
Dogpile Search
Google Search
HotSheet - Link Index
Yahoo! Search
Cool Searches - TinEye (Search for postings of an image)
TinEye Reverse Image Search


The Houston Colt .45s Baseball Club

Astrodome_ Main Menu
Astros in Sound - The Colt .45s
souvenir baseball batting helmets

Houston Astros Logos - National League (NL) - Chris Creamer s Sports Logos Page - SportsLogos.Net
Houston Colt .45s Logos - National League (NL) - Chris Creamer s Sports Logos Page - SportsLogos.Net

Remember the AFL (Houston Oilers)
The Southwest Conference (SWC)
Southwest Conference Football

Clem s Baseball ~ Colt Stadium

MLB Network: Intentional Talk

Australian Rules Football

AFANA - International TV Information for Aussie Rules Fans
Australian Football Association of North America | - Aussie Rules Footy for the FANs
Official Website of the Australian Football League

Ballparks of Baseball-Colt Stadium
Baseball Almanac - Roman Mejias Statistics - Major League Baseball Statistics and History
Houston Colts 1962
John Paciorek: The Greatest One Game Career in Major League History

Sports Cards

1962 Post Cereal Football
The astros baseball card page
Card Collecting Software
Professional Sports Authenticator (PSA) - The Premier Internet Site For Collectors of Sports Memorabilia

The Virtual Card Collection_ 1964 Topps
The _Virtual Card Collection_ by Dan Austin

Sports Networks

ESPN Sports Zone_Sports news, scores, statistics and more

United States Handball Association Home Page
Sports Address Lists
Retired Baseball Players J-M

Streetcars & Railroads

Select Streetcar Ride Picts
Street car ride
Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg - model building - model railway Hamburg
Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad (Chama, NM)


Ernst & Young LLP Home Page
IRS Forms and Publications
Streamlined Sales Tax Project

Television Shows

I'm Dickens, He's Fenster
I'm Dickens He's Fenster, starring John Astin, The Addams Family, and Marty Ingels, The Dick Van Dyke Show, was ultimately given the green light for the 1962-63 TV season.

TV Game Show Games | Available for Purchase | Don's Game Closet
Visit Don's Game Closet for TV Game Show games, 1000s of vintage board games and rules.

The “Match Game” – the naughtiest game show ever! - Chuck Miller - - Albany NY
Match Game GB
Giz Wiz Biz - Match Game Memories
Jo Ann Pflug
MatchGameProductions - YouTube
This is your home for Match Game with the late Gene Rayburn. You'll have a _____ of a time here


Toastmasters International
Public speaking glossary K - O
The Pledge of Allegiance to the United States Flag
The Quotations Page
Toastmaster Table Topics
Toastmasters Speech Contests
Fun With Words
WPM Invitational | Word Play Masters
Lake Superior State University :: Banished Words List

Travel - Weather

Houston TranStar Traffic Map
The Weather Channel - Home Page
Weather Nation

Virtual Cards _ Calendars

Free Electronic Greeting Cards, Ecards From
Interactive Calendars -- The Calendar Zone
Monthly Calendar (Time and Date)

SomeEcards (Funny Ecards)


TPC NHC PAST HURRICANES - International & Local Weather for your Life

Miscellaneous Interesting Sites

Antarctica _ Shackleton

Cool Antarctica

Shackleton, Endurance voyage, time line and map
Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance (NOVA)

Other Miscellaneous


Find A Grave
National Do Not Call Registry

Randy Souders Fine Art

Roadside America

World Trade Center - More Images - Minoru Yamasaki - Great Buildings Online is Welcome

Sister Cities International
Astronomy Picture of the Day

Parkinson's Disease

National Parkinson Foundation, Inc.


Stuttering Foundation (SFA) Home Page
Stuttering_ The Veils of Stuttering

The Island of RHODES

Rhodes Travel Guide (with panoramic views)

Toys and Games

Card Games
Mah Jongg - Worldwide Web Site - Wall Street Journal Article on Mah Jongg
Mah Jongg Solitaire
waste vital minutes with the PERPETUAL BUBBLEWRAP

This Week in Texas History by Bartee Haile

        The Dubai Fountain - "Time To Say Goodbye" (HD)

"The most beautiful thing I have seen in a long time." View from the Dubai Mall at Burj Khalifa, which was officialy opened January 4, 2010.

Free Online Graph Paper / Grid Paper PDFs
Free Online Graph Paper / Music Notation

Chandelier Ballroom - SPJST Dance Schedule
A Tour Through Mineral Wells' Baker Hotel As It's Prepped for Its Makeover - Dallas News - Unfair Park

Corporate Kits, Corporate Seal, Stock Certificates & Incorporation from Texas Corporation Supplies - Liberty Legal in Houston, Texas

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