Released by Reaction Records in early October 1966, Cream's first single, 'Wrapping Paper,' was a piece of whimsical jazz-influenced pop.
‘At Fillmore East’ cemented the band's live reputation for delivering incendiary southern rock.
On 22 July, 1978, Dire Straits had something to show for their early efforts in terms of a UK chart position – but only just.
In the grounds of a stately home in Hertfordshire, the Bucolic Frolic culminated in some mighty southern rock.
Woodstock may be the best-known rock festival, but is likely that the Ozark Music Festival held over the weekend of July 19-21, 1974 was bigger.
A heady mix of R&B, soul and Motown, country music, psychedelia, rockabilly and classic rock’n’roll that comes together to create the soundtrack to swamp rock.
In General Franco’s Spain, The Rolling Stones’ ‘Sticky Fingers’ artwork was classed as obscene and banned. The record company had to change the sleeve.
'We’re An American Band' remains Grand Funk Railroad’s finest moment, oozing with confidence and radio-friendly accessibility, and peaking at No.2 in the US.
It was one of the most incredible concerts ever. These photos tell the story of the events, held in London and Philadelphia in 1985.
'Born To Be Wild' was an anthem to rebellion, the ultimate biker song and an iconic rock original.
'I was in bad shape. It wasn’t so much self-abuse as self-neglect,' said Eric Clapton.
A turning point year in music history, 1981 had a host of classic albums. Here are just a few.
While most Summer Of Love stories focus on flocks of hippies heading to San Francisco, in Canada, the place to be was Toronto’s Yorkville.
On July 7, 1963, The Rolling Stones recorded their first TV appearance on ‘Thank Your Lucky Stars,’ and their single ‘Come On’ quickly made the charts.
The Atlanta International Pop Festival was one of the biggest fests in 1969, boasting Grand Funk Railroad, Led Zeppelin, Joe Cocker, and CCR on the line-up.
Nearly two years after their split, the British trio were still a chart force to be reckoned with.