Whether it’s joyous escapism, political anger or a personal spiritual quest that provides fuel for a great album is not of importance. What matters, as Coltrane said, is wanting "to speak to...
Indie music is one of pop’s most nebulous genres. Initially a home for misfits, indie rock has gone mainstream – and shows no signs of stopping.
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The histories of the most iconic recording studios – Sun, Motown, Abbey Road – have made them almost as famous as the musicians who have recorded there.
Beck’s new partner in this concise new album enterprise of 2008 was "hip-hop head case" Danger Mouse.
Directed by Giovanni Ribisi and edited by Nick Roney, ‘Saw Lightning (Freestyle)’ is a radically different take on Beck's recent single.
The fearless experimentalist born Bek David Campbell on 8 July 1970 has built a truly impressive body of work.
This new version of ‘Hot for Teacher’ cleverly flips the metal anthem into a hot jazz tune.
The music festival never really went away. Headliners may come and go, but music lovers will always yearn to retreat to an open field with their favourite band – and 100,000 other...
The One Foot In The Grave album contained plenty of evidence that Beck Hansen’s non-conformist tendencies were undiluted by his new-found notoriety.
From art house shorts to visionary stylings and tongue-in-cheek parodies, here are the Top 20 decade-defining 90s music videos.
Unlike most other eras, the notion of 90s music is hard to pin down. Oddball and eclectic, the decade defies easy categorisation, but it’s this cross-pollination of sounds that left a boundary-breaking...
The line-up will also bring fans performances from Bassnectar, Brandi Carlile, The National, Rezz, Zhu, Young The Giant, Interpol and more.
"Rock music that incorporates elements of traditional or classical music", surely a key art-rock principle is forging ahead, the shock of the new?
With the 50 Great Songs You’ve Never Heard playlist, uDiscover hopes to guide you towards some of the finest music that you might not even be aware of.