Dr. Margaret Downie Banks
Curator of Musical Instruments and Professor of Museum Science offers her musical insight and expertise.
Personal site featuring reviews, interviews and articles from various music resources.
Song writer and performer from Chicago most famous for writing the song "City of New Orleans".
The Tower Records Project
Preservation group trying to document the importance of Tower Records and their efforts to survive in the communities they were built. Many bands owe their success to the stores which were also a gathering place for locals, a library, and a barometer of cultural trends.
The Wilderness Downtown
Interactive film by Chris Milk that offers an HTML5 music experience featuring "We Used to Wait". Best viewed in Google's Chrome browser.