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» BLOGGER – Push-button publishing for the people
» BRAINWASHED – Fantastic, fiercely independent music resource
» CONGLOMCO – Tech-savvy artists, activists, musicians, and pranksters
» DEL.ICIO.US – Extremely useful onine bookmarking service
» EPITONIC – Huge amounts of brilliant music available for download
» ETSY – A place to buy and sell all things handmade. Ace crafty stuff.
» THE EXPLODING CINEMA – Bringing independent cinema back to its roots
» GIGPOSTERS – Great site with stacks of posters and flyers
» GLOBALISE RESISTANCE – Anti-capitalist and anti-war group
» GUITAR GEEK – A site for the sad anally retentive freak in every guitar player
» INDIE PAGES – US resource for bands, record labels and distros plus a zine
» INDIECENTRE – DIY music resource with info on all the mechanics of starting a label
» INDYMEDIA – Tells the kind of news that should be on TV and isn’t
» INSOUND – Enormous US music resource with info on bands, records and zines
» JOCKROCK – Scottish zine and resource full of news, reviews and gig guides
» JOHN PEEL SESSION ARCHIVE – Detailed information on years of Peel Sessions
» THE MANUAL – Bill Drummond and Jimmy Cauty of The KLF on how to get a No.1
» MY FUCKING EARZ!! – Video archive of noise bands from Melt-Banana to Merzbow
» OXFORDBANDS – Extremely useful resource for Oxford’s music scene
» PINK NOISES – Electronic music resource for GURLS with interviews, advice, forums
» PLACE POSITION – Mobile studio based in Northampton run by Phill from Reynolds
» PLASTIC – Daily updated news from the serious to the ridiculous
» POCKET MOD – Customisable, disposable personal organisers
» RESONANCE FM – Innovative and experimental London radio station
» SNACKSPOT – All the latest snack news and sightings
» TAMIZDAT – Resource for independent music from and in Central and Eastern Europe
» TWEE NET – Huge web resource to complement the Indiepop mailing
» UPCOMING – Track and share your events online
» WHITE DOT – The international campaign against television
» WORST CASE SCENARIOS – Tips on how to land a plane, wrestle an alligator and more