His talents as a flute, saxophone and keyboard player, and sometime writer, were also much employed in numerous other settings.
'Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band' debuted on the US chart, just as it had in the UK, at No.8.
The second star-studded edition also featured everyone from Marvin Gaye and Ike & Tina Turner to Joe Cocker and Jethro Tull.
Whether it’s a Freudian slip or rubbish radio quality, here are the most misheard lyrics that have been mangled by the general public.
It was an incongruous head-to-head chart contest that continued in the UK for months.
In the spring of 1979, The Cure made their first album with 'Three Imaginary Boys,' a sharp, angular, and original addition to the new wave landscape.
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 film will be released on Blu-ray, with the two performances mixed in both stereo and 5.1 surround sound.
The peerless guitarist passed away on September 18, 1970, but his legacy is felt to this day.
The documentary tells the story of the Jimi Hendrix Experience and the chaos surrounding their journey play the Hawaiian island of Maui in 1970.
Waters was accompanied by a dazzling team of British and Irish musicians and admirers of the great bluesman.
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.
Ranging across a wide mix of styles and artists, The best Beatles covers are testament to the sheer breadth and quality of their music.
From the dawn of rock to the present day, the best power trios have stretched sonic boundaries far beyond the limitations of just three instruments.
The song, which has already attracted more than one hundred versions, is one of June's Hendrix favourites.