Named one of the greatest guitarists of all time by Rolling Stone, the iconic blues man won 15 Grammys and...
Louis Jordan was dubbed the King of The Jukebox and rightly so, he was a huge star and one that is sadly much less remembered than he ought to be…
The Rolling Stones’ 1969 Hyde Park concert in 1969 has become the stuff of legend: a gig that helped define the band during a moment of crisis.
Four mighty strings and 50 mighty players: the best bassists are the ones who carve out signature sounds and play as many memorable licks as the guitarists.
The great writer-guitarist, with wife Bonnie, made some of the best blues, rock and gospel-flavoured US music of their generation.
From a duet with Rosanne Cash to finding “the special parts” of “a really right-wing state”, ‘Oklahoma’ finds Keb’ Mo’ creating an of-the-moment classic.
The titles include the band's self-titled debut from 1970, 'Eat A Peach' and the much-acclaimed live album, 'At Fillmore East'.
Big Bill Broonzy was a giant of the 1930s urban blues, a giant of a man and someone that just about every other musician who met him respected.
A rollicking, ballsy album, John Lee Hooker’s ‘It Serve You Right To Suffer’ came out on Impulse! in 1966, offering the blues with a jazzy twist.
‘All Blues’ also marks Frampton’s best overall sales numbers and chart positions since the release of his album ‘Fingerprints’ in 2006.
A hypnotic, hugely significant song, Howlin’ Wolf’s recording of ‘Spoonful’ became a blues staple recorded by everyone from Etta James to Cream and beyond.
The life and times of the irreplaceable Irish blues-rock guitar virtuoso.
The set contains 52 tracks from Miller's extensive archive of recordings over his six-decade career.
50 years after Creedence Clearwater Revival played Woodstock, their legendary performance is being released on 'Live At Woodstock' on 2 August.
One of the finest artists on the illustrious Chess label, Howlin’ Wolf shaped the blues, as this playlist of 20 of the best Howlin’ Wolf songs shows.
From blues to punk rock, spy novels and live spontaneity, many influences went into Rory Gallagher’s electric guitar sound, as Dónal Gallagher reveals.