Throughout the history of pop music, the studio changed for musicians and producers from being a place of work to becoming a creative hub.
The Who bassman was busy working theaters, halls and arenas across North America on his first tour in his own name in early 1975.
Berry's quickfire writing and delivery had him bemoaning his lot in an eloquent inventory of all the things that had been sent to try him.
Buddy liked the acoustics of the Air Force club in Oklahoma, so the group recorded there after playing locally in the ‘Show of Stars '57’ package.
In the vinyl era, every genre of music developed its own visual aesthetic, a tip-off to the listener as to what could be found inside the album cover.
This list of the best songs of the 50s celebrates far-ranging sounds that changed music forever.
From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
Born on September 7, 1936, Buddy Holly stood apart from the rest of the 50s teen idols and oozed rock ‘n’ roll sensibility without even having to try.
A celebration of a unique instrument, in honor of 'Leo' Fender, born on August 10, 1909.
Listen to some of the well-known and more obscure entries on Billboard's first-ever Hot 100, for the week of August 4, 1958.
The histories of the most iconic recording studios – Sun, Motown, Abbey Road – have made them almost as famous as the musicians who have recorded there.
'Early In The Morning' had a bizarre history, even by the standards of the chart battles that often took place in the 1950s.
The Crickets' final UK chart appearance was a nod to the late Ritchie Valens, and featured A-list contributors James Burton and Leon Russell.
On June 20, 1957, the great rock'n'roll pioneer released the single 'Words Of Love,' which struck a real chord far away on Merseyside.
The Rolling Stones played the first of two nights at The Paradiso on May 26, 1995.