As he became an octogenarian, B.B. released the all-star album featuring Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Elton John, Van Morrison and many more.
Truly iconic album covers don’t just define an album, they define an era, a generation and, in some cases, an entire musical genre.
17 solo albums in, McCartney has succeeded in adding to his history, and not just reliving it.
Music and art will always go together as artwork can be as much a part of a record as the sound. Music fans have always taken pleasure from looking again and again...
The new song is taken from the legendary Beatle's much-anticipated new album 'Egypt Station'.
Indie music is one of pop’s most nebulous genres. Initially a home for misfits on the outskirts, indie has gone mainstream – and shows no signs of stopping.
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...
The notion of DIY music stretches back to 19th-century flutes made from bird bone, through punk anarchy and the digital revolution.
Great songs are a compelling soundtrack to our inner worlds, and any list of key singles will be personal rather than definitive, but the 45 45s in our playlist still inspire and...
We celebrate the iconic recording studios – Sun, Motown, Abbey Road – that have become almost as famous as the musicians who have recorded there.
U2 tap the street-art collective Broken Fingaz Crew once again to create a Claymation masterpiece
The fearless experimentalist born Bek David Campbell on 8 July 1970 has built a truly impressive body of work.
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...
From art house shorts to visionary stylings and tongue-in-cheek parodies, here are the Top 20 decade-defining 90s music videos.
There are so many exceptionally good summer songs, so we’ve decided to put together our pick of the best. Take a look at our top 100 best summer songs.