The best guitar solos – from driving riffs to technical displays of mastery – make a song complete and more often than not, transcend the track entirely.
History has tended to overlook the festival that was bigger than Woodstock, Monterey or the Isle of Wight.
‘I knew these songs would eventually become a vehicle for my jazz expression,’ says McMurray.
Celebrating a man who was part of a golden period for the Rolling Stones, and far more besides.
For some 1967’s Summer of Love had its origins at this historic counter-culture event.
'Dancing In The Street' is the perfect Motown dance record: it's infectious and features great musicians playing their socks off.
From Chicago’s Coca-Cola inspired logo to The Rolling Stones’ iconic lips and the mascots of metal, great logos can embody the very essence of a band.
The summer of 1970 brought another CCR million-seller with ‘Lookin' Out My Back Door’ and ’Long As I Can See The Light.'
The Black Crowes could always be counted on to produce the finest Southern rock of the late 20th Century, and ‘Shake Your Money Maker’ is no exception.
Fogerty's new BBC interview was broadcast 50 years to the day since crowds began to congregate for the famous event in Bethel, NY.
As we anxiously count down the days until 22 April, check out some of the exclusive Record Store Day releases that have been announced for 2017.
The rise of Classic Rock in the 60s was nurtured with bands travelling across the Atlantic to play for crowds who saw music as something more than just pop.
Somethin' Else, the band featuring Bobby Cochran, nephew of rock 'n' roll original Eddie Cochran, are embarking on a European tour this month and next.
The first comprehensive exhibition about rock impresario Bill Graham is on show at the Skirball Cultural Centre in Los Angeles until Sunday (11 October).
Beck Hansen has never sought to seize the mainstream, but in 1994, the mainstream seized him. 'Mellow Gold' is the next in our Beck album series.