With younger fans discovering rock, Verve Records felt the need to branch out. Enter the Blues Project, a band that included Brooklyn native Al Kooper.
On December 21, 1968, Bell entered the R&B listings with the track that would become his first top ten hit on that chart, ‘I Forgot To Be Your Lover.’
'Let It Bleed' has become a classic and is a testament to the art of the long-playing record.
The satirical 'White Punks On Dope' became one of the enduring anthems of the new wave period.
The band's slow-burning, eponymous debut album was all part of the groundwork for a hugely successful run at the top from the late 1960s until the mid-1970s.
The 1975 debut album by the larger-than-life San Francisco band.
The success of the southern rock band's 1973 debut album led to a follow-up featuring the anthemic 'Sweet Home Alabama.'
Guitarist Gary Rossington, one of the last surviving founding members of the group, narrates most of the film.
The album draws from the American roots music panoply of country, blues, R&B, gospel, soul, and rockabilly and has been widely acclaimed.
These are 100 Keyboard Classics, songs where the piano, Hammond organ, Mellotron or Fender Rhodes really do make a difference
34 years ago the George Harrison song ‘Teardrops' was released as a single from 'Somewhere In England,' and missed the charts in both the US and UK.