Released by Reaction Records in early October 1966, Cream's first single, 'Wrapping Paper', was a piece of whimsical jazz-influenced pop.
The UK release of ‘Sunshine Of Your Love’ came the better part of a year after it appeared on the 'Disraeli Gears' album.
Feelings were bittersweet when the band arrived on stage in America in October 1968.
20 September 1969 marked a transatlantic triumph for the short-lived but fondly-remembered quartet.
In praise of the stalwart rock guitarist who replaced Peter Frampton in Humble Pie and played with Colosseum, Jack Bruce, Cozy Powell and many others.
Bruce's post-Cream solo debut promised and delivered much, by an artist not content to capitalise on his fame.
The sessions at which Derek and The Dominos recorded their album have become known as the Layla Sessions, but they produced a masterpiece.
They're an American band, and this was their first album. Grand Funk Railroad played their first gig in March 1969 and On Time came out five months later on 25 August.
In December 1967, a "nervous" British guitarist was drafted in as a guest on the 'Lady Soul' album.
Musical highlights from the multi-faceted and always eventful career of a seminal drummer.
Robert Johnson influenced everyone from Muddy Waters to The Rolling Stones, and shaped the future of rock'n'roll. We celebrate his life and legacy.
Listen to our playlist of this unique instrument, honouring 'Leo' Fender, born on 10 August 1909.
'Wheels Of Fire' introduced the classic ‘White Room’ and other great performances by the rock trio.
From songs by The Beatles to Rick Wakeman, Metallica to The Rolling Stones, uDiscover uncovers the best songs based on books.
From Stylophones to pool balls, the rock canon is full of odd sounds and instrumental exotica. Here are the most unusual instruments in popular music.