Some songwriters have a greater ability to pluck classic songs from the ether than others, so what sets the great...
She released only one single in 1964 at the age of 16 yet she is one of the biggest artists in the world. Bonnie Joe Mason is none other than.... Cher.
It only took one word over six tweets to reignite the world’s hopes of an Oasis reunion. Yes the one they said would never ever, ever happen.
Grace Jones is re-releasing her classic Nightclubbing for Record Store Day, mastered from the original analogue tapes, including bonus 12″ mixes & B-sides.
ABBA's 40th anniversary celebration party took place at the Tate Modern in London, with lots of entertainment and a touching speech from Frida and Bjorn.
Was there really a time when there was no Internet? How did people talk to each other? How did they listen to music or connect? Here is the story of 1989...
Elton John's video of his classic song 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road' (40th Anniversary Edition)
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?