It was the album that started Walsh's post-James Gang, pre-Eagles period.
Released in 1973, 'Frampton's Camel' is classic early 70s rock, with a melodic hits and set the stage for 'Frampton Comes Alive' a few years later.
With 'Making Movies,' the band entered a new decade well on the way to the radio-friendly roots-rock sound that would go on to dominate the '80s.
Soon after the album 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.
Just nine months after Steppenwolf’s gold-selling, self-titled debut, the Los Angeles rockers were back on the US album chart.
Feelings were bittersweet when the band arrived on stage in America in October 1968.
Steppenwolf captured the zeitgeist with their enduring hit single 'Magic Carpet Ride',
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.
No one could deny that Grand Funk really were the people’s group when ‘We’re An American Band' hit the Hot 100 summit.
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.
“Ultimately the smartest thing he ever did was to just constantly document the creativity that was pouring out of him”
The song would give the album rock giants their sole US pop No. 1 single.