Truly iconic album covers don’t just define an album, they define an era, a generation and, in some cases, an entire musical genre.
The million-selling 'My Sharona' became America’s biggest-selling song of 1979, and one of the catchiest rock numbers in memory.
Thanks to the release of Queen’s 'Bohemian Rhapsody' biopic, sales of the band’s 'Greatest Hits', which was first released in 1981, have soared.
The great writer-guitarist, with wife Bonnie, made some of the best blues, rock and gospel-flavoured US music of their generation.
B.B.'s first British itinerary opened on 22 April 1969 at the Royal Albert Hall.
Back in 1969 there were bands that played Woodstock more by luck than their stature on the international stage. The Keef Hartley Band was one of them.
1974's 'Somethin's Happening' was an invaluable building block in Frampton’s development into one of America’s biggest stars of the 1970s.
Two of Moore’s American blues guitar heroes, Albert King and Albert Collins, were also on the guest list for the gold-certified 'Still Got The Blues.'
From subversive subject matter to affairs of the heart, the best female songwriters are often the most insightful, as this list proves.
‘A Hard Road’ is one of the cornerstones of the 60s British blues boom, and made the UK Top 10 for John Mayall in March 1967.
TYA's first UK top ten album charted on 22 February 1969, with a title that captured the mood of the times.
'Blues From Laurel Canyon' was Mayall's first “solo” record since retiring the band name the Bluesbreakers.
The synagogue was the site of a mass shooting on 27 October that killed 11 members of the temple.
The producer of the 'Beano Album' and the first Fleetwood Mac LPs steps into the spotlight.
Kirwan was a vital component of the group's 1968-1972 period, notably after the departure of Peter Green.