Offers a history of the music, with a discussion forum (in Greek only), a timeline from 1890 to the present, a collection of articles, and details of an enthusiasts club. [Greek and English]
A Wikipedia article traces the origins of the style, with a listing of key performers, typical instruments used, and external links.
Articles, resources and links for this music style. Includes details of an annual conference on the island of Hydra.
An article covering a music of nostalgia and regret - until the 1950's, when it lost its immediacy in a world of freedom and prosperity.
An introduction to Rembetika music, illustrated with photos and sound samples.
A history, illustrated with photos and audio samples.
Information on the music, its history, instruments, and modes/tuning/rhythm. Includes a discography and bibliography.
A collection of resources on rebetika in the period before WWII; includes substantial sections on Markos Vamvakaris and Spyros Peristeris, with a biographical encyclopedia of other performers.
An introduction to Rebetiko, with hints for learners, discography, description of the instruments, and links.
A history, with CD reviews, bibliography, and a discussion of the music's original roots.