The power of the protest song looks set to be exploited as politics takes centre stage again. That music is used as a means to raise awareness and share a common goal...
From loud, robust voices to delicate and refined ones, vocal gymnasts and smooth balladeers, the 50 best jazz singers ever is a varied and stunning list.
The 'Show Boat' tune became one of the master organist's dozen appearances on the Hot 100.
The new record also features guest slots from Anna Calvi, Fiona Apple, Inara George and more.
‘Come Fly With Me’ was Frank’s first album with Billy May as arranger and conductor; it still exudes style and sophistication.
The histories of Frank Sinatra and Capitols Studio are forever entwined. The singer immortalised the facilities when he became the first artist to record there.
‘Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The Lonely’ is the epitome of sadness, with arrangements that have an added dollop of despondency. It's a beauty…
It features both 'The Lost Sessions,' a full disc of material unearthed from the Capitol vaults, and a newly-curated 'Best Of' disc.
Music and art will always go together as artwork can be as much a part of a record as the sound. Music fans have always taken pleasure from looking again and again...
'My Way' included the timeless title song and Lennon & McCartney's 'Yesterday,' while the Bergman collection features 'Nice 'N' Easy' and 'L.A. Is My Lady.'
Sinatra’s Concert For The Americas performance was filmed for a TV special, confirming The Chairman as the master of spectacular, must-see events.
Whether it’s joyous escapism, political anger or a personal spiritual quest that provides fuel for a great album is not of importance. What matters, as Coltrane said, is wanting "to speak to...
Many record labels run by musicians have been little more than vanity imprints, but the most important of them have pioneered artists’ rights in the music industry.
One of the world’s pre-eminent songwriters, Jimmy Webb can be said to have spearheaded an Americana equivalent of The Great American Songbook.
The incredible life and times of the great American singer and guitarist, as remembered by the man himself.