Listen to our playlist of this unique instrument, honouring 'Leo' Fender, born on August 10, 1909.
From songs by The Beatles to Rick Wakeman, Metallica to The Rolling Stones, uDiscover Music uncovers the best songs inspired by books.
'Wheels Of Fire' introduced the classic ‘White Room’ and other great performances by the rock trio.
Three lucky audiences on Eric Clapton's 1974 tour saw him joined on stage by half of The Who.
Ertegun died at 83 in December 2006, but to this day, the standards he set are aspired to by the modern generation of label heads.
Despite the departure of Dave Mason, Traffic were a band again, returning in 1970 with an acclaimed fourth LP.
Held in July 1966, the 6th National Jazz and Blues Festival was without doubt one of the best aggregations of artists gathered at a UK festival ever.
The band's first performance was not, as often reported, at the National Jazz & Blues Festival in Windsor, but two days earlier in a famous north of England club.
From B.B. King to Muddy Waters, these are the 100 greatest blues albums of all-time.
On July 25, 1970, Eric's name appeared on the charts as a solo artist for the first time.
When African-American innovators of the 50s met Black Power and Flower Power head on, the psychedelic blues was born.
On 10 July 1968, Cream confessed their 'loss of direction' and announced that within a few months, they would go their separate ways.
Nearly two years after their split, the British trio were still a chart force to be reckoned with.
Dismissed as another momentary fad, pretty much dead in the water by mid-1968,the influence of psychedelic rock runs long and deep.
Remembering the lesser-known sequel to Louis Armstrong's massive 1968 hit.