The peerless guitarist passed away on 17 September 1970, but his legacy is felt to this day.
A total of 21 of the iconic Irish musician’s guitars will be on show later this month at London event.
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.
Twenty fascinating John Lee Hooker quotes describing the remarkable life and times of the blues legend, born on 22 August 1917.
If you haven’t heard Albert King’s ‘Born Under A Bad Sign’ then it’s clearly time for a change of luck. Go ahead, get it. It’ll make your day.
The folk-rock legend played a sublime set of hits, deep cuts and classics-in-waiting.
Listen to our playlist of this unique instrument, honouring 'Leo' Fender, born on 10 August 1909.
In salute to a blues great, multiple Grammy winner and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee.
Great songs are a compelling soundtrack to our inner worlds, and any list of key singles will be personal rather than definitive, but the 45 45s in our playlist still inspire and...
We celebrate the iconic recording studios – Sun, Motown, Abbey Road – that have become almost as famous as the musicians who have recorded there.
The music festival never really went away. Headliners may come and go, but music lovers will always yearn to retreat to an open field with their favourite band – and 100,000 other...
Though a clear homage to the music he loved, ‘Are You Gonna Go My Way’ saw Lenny Kravitz transcend his influences with a unique take on classic rock.
His talents as a flute, saxophone and keyboard player, and sometime writer, were also much employed in numerous other settings.
Many people mistake pop music as disposable. But from the blues to The Beatles, some of the most important artistic statements have been wrapped up in the world’s most popular songs.
'Closer To Home' was released and the trio prepared to hit the American album top ten for the first time.