The Industrial Revolution
This site provides a simple description of Romanticism in all of its iterations.
This site provides a good discussion of the origins, parts, and outcomes of Romanticism.
Internet Modern History Sourcebook: Romanticism
This is a very thorough site that provides and excellent listing and linkage to Romantic primary sources.
Music of the Romantics
You are listening to the first movement of Ludwig van Beethoven's Fifth symphony. This is a classic example of the "Storm and Stress" (Sturm und Drang) style of classical music during the Romantic Age.
Music Videos of the Romantic Age
William Blakes's poem "Jerusalem" the unofficial national anthem of England, sung by Charlotte Church