Soon after the record became the band's first UK No. 1, it made a prominent chart debut in the US.
After LA and San Francisco blew up in 1967, MGM records signed a number of Boston bands to create their own "Bosstown Sound" around the growing psych scene.
The US top 40 was new territory for the album-oriented band until Dickey Betts' song arrived.
Zappa's second release in his own name continued to challenge every convention known to the burgeoning US rock scene.
Feelings were bittersweet when the band arrived on stage in America in October 1968.
Just nine months after Steppenwolf’s gold-selling, self-titled debut, the Los Angeles rockers were back on the US album chart.
Robertson was accompanied by house band the Roots in his first network TV performance for eight years.
uDiscover Music celebrates one of the most outstanding rock figureheads with 20 of his finest moments, both as the Heartbreakers' frontman and a solo artist.
Hunter's doctors have advised him to stop performing until his condition improves.
The song was written by drummer Don Brewer and produced, like all of the eponymous album, by Todd Rundgren.
For every classic album artwork there are thousands of eyesores that should be consigned to the bin. uDiscover salutes the worst album covers of all time.
Archivist Joe Travers has worked on maintaining Frank Zappa’s vision with an on-going series of releases, we talk with the “Vaultmeister” himself.
Bruce's post-Cream solo debut promised and delivered much, by an artist not content to capitalise on his fame.
The power ballad would give the album rock giants their sole US pop No. 1 single.
The Capitol single made its entrance two weeks ahead of the album it came from, 'On Time,' which went on to be certified gold.