Donald's encyclopedia of popular music [electronic resource].
- [S.l. : Donaldclarkmusicbox.com]
- Clarke, Donald, 1940-
- The database includes entries on popular music for performers, songwriters, producers and record labels plus short histories of topics such as Minstrelsy, Ragtime, Jazz, Blues, Rhythm & Blues, Country Music, Rock'n'Roll, Latin music, and etc. The entries for the major record labels outline the history of the business through wars, depressions, innovations, and mergers. Important record albums are cited giving the year of original release and the label. In the case of jazz albums, the date given is usually the date of recording; in other genres it is the date of issue.
- Beginning date
- Title Variation
- Encyclopedia of popular music
- Former Title
- MusicWeb encyclopedia of popular music 2001-June 2008
- Updated weekly
- Vol/date range
- Began in 2001?
- Title from Web page (revised Dec. 29, 2008).
- Edited by Donald Clarke.
- Earlier print editions of this Web site appeared under the title: The Penguin encyclopedia of popular music.
- Mode of access: World Wide Web.
- Related Work
- Penguin encyclopedia of popular music.