Ertegun died at 83 in December 2006, but to this day, the standards he set are aspired to by the modern generation of label heads.
Feelings were bittersweet when the band arrived on stage in America in October 1968.
“The Baker family are sad to announce that Ginger is critically ill in hospital”
In praise of the stalwart rock guitarist who replaced Peter Frampton in Humble Pie and played with Colosseum, Jack Bruce, Cozy Powell and many others.
Musical highlights from the multi-faceted and always eventful career of a seminal drummer.
From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
Eric Clapton joins John Mayall's Bluesbreakers and then quits to form Cream, but first he records the Beano album, a classic.
Words are by Ginger Baker's oldest daughter Nettie, and the foreword by Tony Palmer, who directed the 'Cream's Farewell Concert' film.
Nettie's story assumes a “distinctively dark, degenerate and punk-ish hue” in this second volume of her memoirs.
In an interview with uDiscover Music, Geddy Lee talks about his ‘Big Beautiful Book Of Bass’ and the musical heroes he’d loved to have played with.
Our playlist celebrating a man who was part of a golden period for the Rolling Stones, and far more besides.
If you’re a key member of a successful band, the solo bug will bite. Here we salute some of the most notable artists who found life after the band.
On 26 November 1968, Cream played their farewell concert at London's Royal Albert Hall with Yes and Taste as the opening acts.
In December 1967, a "nervous" British guitarist was drafted in as a guest on the 'Lady Soul' album.
The late and great Jack Bruce has been honoured with a memorial sculpture at the distinguished school where he studied music from 1958-61.
Fender Stratocaster signed by Guns N'Roses Slash, Viv Campbell from Def Leppard, Cream's Jack Bruce and more are to be auctioned for charity