An appreciation of the British TV producer, actor, producer and force of nature.
In 1964, one rock 'n' roll original covered another, as Richard charted with 'Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On.'
'Blind Owl' Wilson, who died on 3 September 1970 and thus joined the infamous '27 Club,' was co-founder and principal writer with Canned Heat. This is their story.
From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
From Ricky Nelson's 'Lonesome Town' to Elvis Presley's 'The Wonder Of You,' the versatile composer left his mark on pop history.
In June 1972, 'The Killer' was covering both rock 'n' roll and R&B originals.
Augmented with memorabilia from the time, the book also plots the celebrated guitarist's career in photos, through Deep Purple, Rainbow and Blackmore’s Night.
The UK rockers' second album, 'Future Dust', was released through Fiction Records on 24 May.
The day the Texas Troubadour's fortunes changed forever.
On 7 April 1972, The Big O cut the number that would become the opening song on his 'Memphis' album.
Demand for 'How To Be A Country Star' was so high after the Statlers played it at the CMAs, they added it to what would be their next album, 'The Originals.'
The under-publicised story of the trailblazing artist-executive from Seattle is well worth telling in some detail.
One of the great double-sided hits of the era paired ‘Long Tall Sally' with ‘Slippin’ and Slidin.''
From ‘Jailhouse Rock’ to ‘The Girl Can’t Help It’, the best 50s rock’n’roll soundtracks defined an era and sent a generations of teenagers into a frenzy.
Ten period quotes about, and by, a unique and much-loved rock 'n' roll original.