The classic track is one of the many highlights from the legendary Memphis outfit's 1972 debut, '#1 Record'.
“We created something special,” says Big Star’s Jody Stephens about ‘Radio City’, the album that cemented them as the archetypal cult band.
In honour of Valentine's Day, here's a guide on how to make the perfect mixtape for each stage of courtship: from crush to even getting back together.
There have been some great cult heroes who missed the bus to fame and glory: Syd Barrett, Kevin Ayers, Nico and others. But it’s not often you get two of them –...
Alex Chilton was many things: a blue-eyed soul singer, a Big Star power-popper and an indie iconoclast. The one thing he was not? Forgotten.
Hailed as the birthplace of both the blues and rock’n’roll, Memphis, Tennessee, is a must-visit city for music lovers around the world.
Knox played on the band's landmark early albums including their commercial high watermark, 1986's 'A Date With Elvis'.
Iconic NYC art-rockers Yeah Yeah Yeahs have announced a new spotify singles session featuring a Big Star cover and a series of live shows
A new 6CD box set to be issued by Craft Recordings is set to delve deep into the archives of iconic Memphis imprint Stax Records
Big Star will be honoured with the 21 April release of the multi-artist Thank You, Friends: Big Star's Third Live ... And More.
A Big Star tribute was filmed in LA for the planned Concord DVD release ‘Thank You, Friends’ .
Influential 1970s melodic rock band Big Star will have the feature length documentary ‘Nothing Can Hurt Me’ released by USM on DVD and Blu-Ray next month.
Stax Records will reissue two seminal albums from Big Star. Both #1 Record and Radio City have been out of print for many years, in September