Quicksilver swiftly built up a following as part of the San Francisco acid rock scene with the likes of Jefferson Airplane and The Grateful Dead during the late 1960s.
'Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band' debuted on the US chart, just as it had in the UK, at No. 8.
The song comes just one day ahead of a Supreme Court case that will determine the fate of the band trademarking their name.
A look at some of the classic music inspired by the famous New York landmark.
For some 1967’s Summer of Love had its origins on at this historic counter-culture event, the Human Be-In at the Polo Fields in Golden Gate Park.
Balin played a key role in the development of the West Coast rock scene, going on to further success with Jefferson Starship and as a solo artist.
Since 1968, the Isle Of Wight Festival has gathered every iconic UK act and from the States, making it one of the most prolific festivals in music history.
Memphis Minnie’s legacy is not just that she recorded across four decades, she was practically the lone female voice in the increasingly male dominated 1930’s urban Blues scene
A new agreement between the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) and curator MajikBus unlocks treasures by Muddy Waters, Johnny Cash and many more.
Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady rolled back the years with an electric performance at the Fillmore in San Francisco by Jefferson Airplane “spinoff” Hot Tuna.
American roots music defined British folk-rock as much as Sandy Denny and Fairport. uDiscover traces the genre’s US influences.
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.
After Paul Kantner's death on 28 January comes news that his fellow early member of Jefferson Airplane, Signe Anderson, died on the same day, also at 74.
Paul Kantner, a founding member of 1960s psychedelic rock figureheads Jefferson Airplane and Jefferson Starship, died yesterday (28) at the age of 74.
The powerful 'I Can't Get Next To You' was the second single from the group's 'Puzzle People' album.