The varied history and many interpretations of one of the most enduring John-Taupin compositions.
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.
A man who is unquestionably one of the greatest writers of popular music of the last one hundred years; who, in the modern era, has but a handful of peers.
When Maharishi Mahesh Yogi toured with the Beach Boys in May 1968... probably the least successful tour by a major rock band of all time!
The kings, queens, princes and prinesses of the rock music industry.
Virgin is in everything from finance to mobile phones, health & fitness to holidays, trains, an airline and a record label, but all that was to come…
Abba’s albums have sold in their hundreds of millions, and with the success of Mamma Mia! the appeal of Sweden’s most popular export seems guaranteed.
The artists that made London the pop music capital of the world epitomise an era of change, with a soundtrack featuring some of the best pop music ever.
Most people will not view 1973 as a vintage year in music, yet there was an astounding number of releases that ensure it was a year well worth remembering.