The poignant Rodgers and Hammerstein song appears on Taylor’s Grammy-nominated LP, ‘American Standard.’
Today in 1981, R.E.M were in Smyrna, Georgia for their first-ever recording session. Among the songs they did was ‘Radio Free Europe’...
After playing with Manfred Mann, Alexis Korner and the Wes Minster Five, Zoot Money bought the members of the Big Roll Band to London in December 1963.
The bands that recorded at Olympic Studios reads like a who’s who of popular music - The Beatles, Stones, Zeppelin, Queen, The Who, U2 - all worked there.
Every week we’ll let our Spotify music app take the wheel & add 10 new tracks with historical links to see where we end up!
Virgin vigorously developed a series of sub-labels, which acted like indies that gave artists like Placebo and The Chemical Brothers room to develop.
US singer-songwriter Elliott Smith died under a tragic and controversial set of circumstances that continue to provoke conspiracy theories...
Born today Michael Eavis, the man that created the Glastonbury Festival on his farm in the west of England. Who will headline this year?
Virgin Records began life as a very independent-minded label in the 1970s, one with a definite sound, releasing some of the best records of the decade.
Called America’s band, the soundtrack to summer, they've been making the world a more harmonious place for us for over 5 decades. They are The Beach Boys.
Hair - The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical’ opened on Broadway on 28th April 1968 and in London in September of the same year.
Bad music is truly... bad. Here is a list of some of the worst albums and songs of all time. Expect the shockingly bad...
Virgin Records, a mail-order-only business before becoming the hippest vinyl store in London was instrumental in a shift towards experimental sound.