Mapping Wikipedia is a collaboration between TraceMedia and the Oxford Internet Institute. The map is generated from an archive of all the geo-located articles for a number of languages. Visit this online map here.
UK travel operator Thomson has created an interactive map detailing the evolution of western dance music over the last 100 years. Launch it here
Using a keyword search for “zombies”, the following map visualizes the absolute concentrations of references within the Google Maps database. Source: The Gardian
This infographic provides a diagram to show the most influential rock bands of all time. The diagram begins by dividing the bands by genres and the linking the top most influential bands to other bands that have been influenced by their music. (Click on image to enlarge).