There are many great cover songs, but only a few stand out as landmarks, earning themselves a distinction among the best cover versions of all time.
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.
In June 1971, even media types who had never liked GFR's populist hard rock style had to concede that they'd become one of the biggest bands of their generation.
The English guitarist was ready for the solo debut that arrived in the spring of 1972.
In celebration of one of the UK's most distinguished guitarists and singer-writers of the past five decades.
From stoner anthems to good-natured novelties, the best songs about marijuana are perfect for indulgers – or those with just a contact buzz.
The Small Faces and Humble Pie frontman, who died in 1991, is gone but never forgotten.
1974's 'Somethin's Happening' was an invaluable building block in Frampton’s development into one of America’s biggest stars of the 1970s.
The origins of heavy metal are often disputed... We attempt to track down the history of the term and answer the question, Where does heavy metal come from?
The 1975 album is a fascinating record of what was happening immediately before the English singer-guitarist’s solo career went stratospheric.
The 1973 album 'Eat It' saw the British rock band growing ever more confident and autonomous.
Such was the popularity of British band The Herd that the emerging Peter Frampton was dubbed 'The Face of ’68.'
The Small Faces and Humble Pie frontman was daring, impudent, uncontrollable and innovative.
By the early 1970s, Humble Pie were undeniably bigger in the US than the UK, but they nudged back into the British charts with the notable live double album 'Performance – Rockin’...
Formerly of The Herd and Humble Pie and a big star in his own right, Frampton has been a signature Gibson and Epiphone artist for over twenty-five years.