There have been hundreds of thousands of books about music and here are some of the best music books you’ve may never have read.
A guide to the 11 essential albums that anyone looking to buy John Coltrane for the first time will need to start their collection with.
From Girly-Sound to ‘… Guyville’, the best Liz Phair songs reveal a songwriter who crafts pop songs with candour and sharp narrative detail.
The best psychedelic albums, both sonically and spiritually, are guaranteed to take your head to places it never went before.
From soul to punk, classical to country, a wide array of ‘My Way’ covers have taken Frank Sinatra’s masterpiece into new realms.
With the launch of Disney+ around the world, it’s easier than ever to dig into the Magic Kingdom’s vast archives, from cult classics to forgotten favourites.
The best McCoy Tyner albums reveal a questing musician who took what he learned from John Coltrane and channeled it into his own art.
Genre-defining anthems from the finest golden age of R&B, the best 90s R&B songs still fill dancefloors while speaking to the soul.
Think you know the best of Maroon 5? This essential album guide dives deep into their work to present the band’s ultimate best of.
The best Norah Jones songs reveal her to be a sensitive stylist whose wide-ranging repertoire embraces country, folk, jazz, rock and R&B.
From gravelly-voiced icons such as Louis Armstrong, to super-smooth singers the likes of Frank Sinatra, these are the 25 best male jazz singers of all time.
Show off your musical knowledge and liven up your video calls with the best album covers for those virtual Zoom meetings.
Inspiring musicians and delighting fans, tribute albums are a mix of respectful homage and inventive re-recordings. Here are 40 of the best tribute albums.
By bridging art-rock with aggression, oblique synths with sturm und drang, these pioneers of industrial music helped birth a brand new genre.
Rightfully known as the queen Supreme, the best Diana Ross songs reveal just how much the Motown icon achieved when she stepped out as a solo artist.
An influence on everyone from David Bowie to Thom Yorke, the best Scott Walker songs offer an insight into the mind of a true musical original.