May 15 was a bright day for Carpenters in 1971 when their single ‘Rainy Days and Mondays’ was the highest...
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.
To win a coveted BRIT or Grammy award, is a career highlight for many artists, symbolising the glamour, drama & celebration of what music has to offer.
In 1983 a student from UCL formed a band called Seona Dancing, and got signed to Decca Records. His name? Ricky Gervais.
It’s the opening line of a Rupert Holmes song which he sings about those men and women knows as the studio musician.