With ‘Warm Leatherette’, Grace Jones dragged the 70s into the 80s and defined the shape of the decade to come with a compelling take on new wave.
Including career-defining sessions that continue to make their influence felt, the best jazz albums of all time offer a wealth of stunning, must-hear music.
Far from an exhaustive list of the best jazz books of all time, these are 20 essential title for newcomers and long-term aficionados to seek out.
Often seen as a distant cousin of the Grammys, BRIT Awards ceremonies have their own fair share of surprises. Here are seven of the biggest.
Starting with his solo debut, in 1985, Sting embarked on a six-year period with three solo albums that charted a remarkable artistic progression.
There are no shortage of romantic songs for Valentine’s Day, but for those who aren’t in love, we have the Anti-Valentine’s Day Playlist.
A wryly humourous piece of pop perfection, I Can’t Dance ensured
Queen’s A Night At The Opera Tour included an invite to A Night At The Odeon. Take a seat in the royal box and relive the glory.
Frank Sinatra is a legend, his music was the soundtrack to the second half of the 20th Century and his songs resonate as strongly today as they ever did.
From Guns N’ Roses to Ryan Adams, we takes a look at 12 of the best band Christmas jumpers from holidays past and present.
At the end of the 70s, ‘Setting Sons’ established The Jam as one of the most prolific – and insightful – bands of the decade.
With ‘Electric Mud’ Muddy Waters took the blues in a new direction and managed to influence everyone from Chuck D to Jimi Hendrix.
Gwilym Lee found himself working harder than ever for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, and describes Queen guitarist Brian May as “a real renaissance man”.
Stereophonics’ sixth album, Pull The Pin, found the group looking at the world around them and trying to make sense of the disarray.
Following ‘Parallel Lines’ was no small task, but with ‘Eat To The Beat’, Blondie proved they still had plenty of tasty licks up their sleeves.