Unquestionably The Folk Singer by Muddy Waters is one of the greatest blues albums ever recorded, but far too many have overlooked it.
The success of the southern rock band's 1973 debut album led to a follow-up featuring the anthemic 'Sweet Home Alabama.'
As a songwriter, Bob Dylan has inspired countless others – but who inspired him to write the timeless classic Mr Tambourine Man?
A new agreement between the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) and curator MajikBus unlocks treasures by Muddy Waters, Johnny Cash and many more.
With her new album, Things Have Changed, soul singer Bettye LaVette covers Bob Dylan classics, taking them “out of his mouth and putting them into mine”.
Everyone from Frank Sinatra to Lady Gaga has sung from The Great American Songbook – classic songs so familiar they are woven into our cultural fabric.
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.
An inspiration not only for his musicianship, but also his spirituality, George Harrison is remembered by those who loved him.
Soul icon Bettye LaVette takes on Bob Dylan's catalogue on her new studio album Things Have Changed released by the legendary Verve Records
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Since the advent of sound in cinema, the film score has become an integral part of the movie experience. Explore some of the 50 best film scores ever.
Some songwriters have a greater ability to pluck classic songs from the ether than others, so what sets the great songwriters apart?
Loretta Lynn entered Billboard's Hot Country Singles chart for 23 January 1982 with 'I Lie,' which became her last country top ten hit.
After Bob Dylan won the Nobel and pop songs are the new poetry, what other songwriters are worthy of the award?
On 17 January 1970, Fairport Convention hit the UK chart with the folk cornerstone Liege & Lief, which became Sandy Denny's first farewell to the group.