George Harrison, along with his mentor Ravi Shankar and a host of stars, pulled off something that had never been achieved before. Concert For Bangladesh.
Co-produced with Danger Mouse, 'Modern Guilt' was Beck’s shortest album to date, and it got straight to the point, with only two of the ten songs clocking in at more than four...
The Information overflowed with crisply performed and produced, imaginative 21st-century pop-rock, which Beck was able to present with his usual audio-visual flair.
Californian pacesetter Beck was 32 when he recorded Sea Change, and reviewers enthused that they’d never heard him write and perform with such maturity.
In 1996, double Grammy-winning ‘Odelay’ made Californian Beck a multi-platinum selling artist and an internationally-recognised name.
Stereopathetic Soulmanure saw Beck going backwards to move forwards. The album contained 26 titles, some extensive, some mere snippets, that he had recorded over a five-year period beginning in 1988.
It's only fitting that one of the coolest careers in recent music history should have its beginnings in a super-rare underground recording.
Jimmy Iovine, overdub engineer on John Lennon's Walls and Bridges album, said: "Those sessions were the most professional I have ever worked on."
John Lennon's 1973 album Mind Games, touched on many themes and vignettes from John’s life – but this time avoided overtly political themes.
John Lennon's 1972 album, Some Time in New York City, was a genuine & heartfelt attempt to make pop music meaningful in a way few artists attempt to do.
U2's Songs of Innocence finds the four lifetime friends in unfailingly dynamic form, with new songs brimming over with energy and inventiveness.
How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb was an album that not only led to 3 more Grammy Awards for U2, but heralded their arrival in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
This was rock, but not as we had known it from U2 before. Achtung Baby was an album open to sounds and hues as it recalibrated their sound for the 1990s.
'Rattle and Hum' gave the band the opportunity to create something different again from 'The Joshua Tree,' a record of what they had just achieved and a signpost to where they were...
The beauty of Eno and Lanois’ understanding of the U2 essence was in allowing the band’s motivation to burn as brightly as ever...