The group may have split, but their version of Robert Johnson’s ‘Crossroads’ became a US single just as they were entering the UK charts with ‘White Room.’
'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.
Despite the departure of Dave Mason, Traffic were a band again, returning in 1970 with an acclaimed fourth LP.
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.
Affectionately known as ‘the Beano album,’ Bluesbreakers forever changed the landscape of rock music.
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.
On July 25, 1970, Eric's name appeared on the charts as a solo artist for the first time.
'I was in bad shape. It wasn’t so much self-abuse as self-neglect,' said Eric Clapton.
The designer created some of the most well-known album covers and pop imagery of the 1960s and 70s.
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.
Willie Dixon was a fixer, arranger, talent scout, boxer, performer, and songwriter, who did more to shape the sound of post-war Chicago blues than any other.
Remembering the lesser-known sequel to Louis Armstrong's massive 1968 hit.
Released on June 24, 1968, the self-produced album was not successful in the US, but has steadily grown in stature.
On June 7, 1969, Blind Faith played Hyde Park in front of 120,000 people including Mick Jagger and Marianne Faithfull.