It emerged from just one island in the Caribbean, but reggae music has become a worldwide phenomenon – so pervasive that you might not even know it’s there.
Blondie took the pop playbook and ripped it to shreds, here are some of their career-defining songs.
Iggy's 1982 cult classic is set for reissue on 28 June.
“I have led a very full life and couldn’t possibly cover everything in just one volume”
The EP’s four songs with unrecorded Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash lyrics first appeared on vinyl for this year’s Record Store Day.
The natural successors to original New York punk icons Blondie, Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ update of the original art-rock template remains effortlessly cool.
The album will be released officially on vinyl and CD for the first time since the original release on Chris Stein’s Animal Records in 1982.
Disco was the music of liberation, inclusiveness and empowerment with a four-on-the-floor bassline as its rallying cry. See why it's OK to like disco.
The song was most singles buyers' introduction to Difford and Tilbrook's twin-octave split vocals, Glenn’s superb ear for melody and Chris’ razor-sharp lyrics.
The 13-date jaunt launches on 20 July in Bethel, New York and wraps on 10 August in Seattle, Washington.
Women have long dominated the rock scene, whether they’ve been acknowledged for it or not. Here are some of the best female rock singers to grace the stage.
Hailed as pop-rock perfection, ‘Parallel Lines’ made Blondie global icons for the new wave, influencing successive generations of New York bands.
We present 50 songs that were part of rhythm and blues heritage but which didn’t fully find a mainstream audience until they were remade.
Nick Lowe's assured production kept the delivery crisp and disciplined, but live and vital, on a record that enhanced Costello’s reputation for depth behind the vitriol.
If you’re a key member of a successful band, the solo bug will bite. Here we salute some of the most notable artists who found life after the band.