The highly distinctive Flying V guitar was trademarked by Gibson on January 6, 1958.
The best guitar solos – from driving riffs to technical displays of mastery – make a song complete and more often than not, transcend the track entirely.
Film musicals, a true American art form, have celebrated freedom in the cinema, self-expression and the pursuit of dreams down life’s yellow brick road.
The summer of 1969 saw the world united in hope, but by the end of the year, the death of the 60s dream left the world asking: What's next?
Recorded in November 1969, The Rolling Stones’ ‘Get Yer Ya-Ya’s Out!’ was the first live album to reach No.1 on UK charts in September.
'I Don't Know What You've Got (But It's Got Me)' became Richard's last Top 20 R&B hit and featured a future superstar guitarist.
Every one of these albums is worth a listen, whether you’re discovering it for the first time or reconnecting with a longtime favorite.
In 1968, Muddy Waters took the blues in a new direction with 'Electric Mud' and managed to influence the likes of Chuck D to Jimi Hendrix in the process.
Recorded and released in 1977, ‘Encore’ is frequently cited as the definitive live Tangerine Dream album, out of the many classics they recorded.
Violinist Nigel Kennedy has cancelled a Classic FM concert after claiming the radio station asked him not to perform his Jimi Hendrix tribute.
The peerless guitarist passed away on September 18, 1970, but his legacy is felt to this day.
This list of the best songs of the 60s celebrates wild and far-ranging sounds from all around the world.
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.
The scope of Ayers' work paved the way for many other psych-rock musicians.
The best Woodstock performances mark the high point of the 60s counterculture, underlining festival’s groundbreaking contribution to music.