“When you look at the architects of the Rock and Roll era, the names that come to mind are Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly.”
The Rolling Stones played the first of two nights at The Paradiso on 26 May 1995.
George's US pop chart debut was with a song written by the ill-starred Big Bopper.
Impulse! Records’ history blends indie hipness with a compulsion to push the boundaries, creating some of the most forward-thinking music in history.
The trek features a live band and backing singers, along with remastered audio.
The Who bassman was busy working theatres, halls and arenas across North America on his first tour in his own name in early 1975.
The book is written by his son Bill Haley Jr with Peter Benjaminson, and is billed as the first complete Haley biography.
One of the great double-sided hits of the era paired ‘Long Tall Sally' with ‘Slippin’ and Slidin.''
The Rolling Stones’ classic cover of Buddy Holly’s Not Fade Away was the group’s third UK single and their first to be released in America.
The love song: some of these songs celebrate love and some dump on it, but they all have one thing in common... that love is the highest of human emotions.
Ten period quotes about, and by, a unique and much-loved rock 'n' roll original.
Ely took his customised blend of early rock ‘n’ roll, rockabilly and Tex-Mex to a punk audience and far beyond.
What came to be known as "the day the music died" was an infamous day in rock’n’roll history when Buddy Holly, Richie Valens and JP (The Big Bopper) Richardson died in a...
On 26 January 1956, Buddy made his first ever recordings, credited to Buddy and the Two Tones.
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.