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Louis Armstrong — essentially a site promoting — online discography

Albert Ayler

Clifford Brown — Clifford Brown Jazz Foundation — Leonard Feather interviews Brownie's wife

John Coltrane — claims to have the "most complete discography on the Internet" — website of the Saint John Coltrane African Orthodox Church in San Francisco

Miles Davis — "Miles Ahead", a database driven website with an exhaustive discography, including a detailed archive of Parker discs on which Miles appears — "The Sound of Miles Davis", a site run by Jan Lohmann, author of the most complete Miles discography in existence

Eric Dolphy — "Outward Bound", a really geeky-looking site, with good content and a meticulous discography

Duke Ellington — good fan site — the Duke Ellington Society website

Herbie Hancock — massively detailed (though incomplete) Hancock discography

Billie Holiday — chaotic and rather roughly designed site, but full of good pics; describes itself as "unofficial"

J.J. Johnson — good J.J. Johnson site, supported by the man himself

Charlie Mingus — the "official" site

Thelonious Monk the "official" site with webcasts, images, and a store. — endless amounts of Monk-related material

Charlie Parker — contains good links page on Bird

Horace Silver — comprehensive discography with interviews and other resources, part of the excellent Hard Bop Hompage run by Eric B. Olsen

Discussion groups

Google Groups

Google Groups

Google Groups

Jazzcorner's Speakeasy — possibly the most comprehensive and in-depth jazz discussion area on the Internet

Yahoo! Groups Hard Bop

Yahoo! Groups Miles Davis

Yahoo! Groups Thelonious Monk

Jazz photographers

William P. Gottlieb — photos from The Golden Age of Jazz

Herman Leonard — the fantastic photographs of Herman Leonard

Mosaic Gallery — several photographers' pictures exhibited

Bob Parent — the Bob Parent photo archive

Helen Mandel — the Helen Mandel photo archive

General jazz sites

All About Jazz — "The Internet Guide to Jazz": great on news, gigs, releases, interviews, bios

All Music Guide — actually not a jazz site, but almost certainly the world's most comprehensive online music catalogue

Contemporary Jazz — reviews of recent releases, discussion groups, forums etc.

Dark Funk — site dedicated to jazz-funk, with good selection of streaming RealAudio files

Downbeat — the famous magazine online

Epistrophy — "the jazz literature archive"

Jazz Corner — excellent website, with major in-depth discussion area called "Speakeasy"

Jazz Grrls — "a list of jazz women on the web"

Innerviews — excellent in-depth interviews with numerous jazz musicians, run by Anil Prasad

Jazz Links — geeky page with loads of links — good dutch page with lots of links to musicians' sites

Jazz Promo — great jazz resource

Jazz Review — major resource for jazz, contains great archive of streaming audio interviews with artists past and present

Jazzspot — slightly chaotic compendium of material: "where jazz meets art"

JazzTimes — the JazzTimes magazine website

Oxford University Press Jazz Archive — excellent source for many of the best jazz books

MAMA Foundation — non-profit organisation dedicated to "preserving the music of culturally significant artists"

Red Hot Jazz — archive of jazz before 1930