Vintage Popular Music On Film And TV

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Lights Camera Backbeat (LCB) draws information from here, there and everywhere to add details of films and clips. This includes info supplied with the clips themselves as posted on the internet and with commercial DVDs.

Some especially useful info sources for vintage music on film are –

The Classic TV Archive
BBC Genome Project
Vintage Rock TV Archive
TV Pop Diaries. Popular Music on British Television
Internet Movie Database
Rock On Television Encyclopaedia
Jazz On The Screen
Historic Films
The Beatles Bible

And not forgetting –



A Song In The Dark, The Birth Of The Musical Film – Richard Barrios (OUP)
African-American Blues, Rhythm and Blues, Gospel and Zydeco on Film and Video, 1926-1997 – Paul Vernon (Ashgate)
Jazz In The Movies – David Meeker (Talisman)
The British Musical Film – John Mundy (Manchester University Press)
The First Hollywood Musicals – Edwin M. Bradley (McFarland)
The Soundies Book – Scott MacGillivray and Ted Okuda (iUniverse)