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.
Worldwide changes during the Summer Of Love hit an interesting funnel in New York City in what had been a traditional centre for artists in the jazz, rhythm’n’blues and early rock’n’roll communities.
Dismissed as another momentary fad, pretty much dead in the water by mid-1968,the influence of psychedelic rock runs long and deep.
It was an improbable head-to-head chart battle that continued in the UK for months.
As Lightnin' Rod, Nuriddin also recorded the solo set 'Hustlers Convention' which Fab 5 Freddy has dubbed ""a cornerstone in the development of what is now a part of global culture [hip-hop]."
The world-famous studios have hosted thousands of performances ranging from The Beatles, David Bowie and Jimi Hendrix to Beyoncé to Girls Aloud.
In June 1971, even media types who had never liked GFR's populist hard rock style had to concede that they'd become one of the biggest bands of their generation.
50 years ago, The Beatles released ‘Sgt Pepper’ and spring became the Summer Of Love uDiscover presents a gallery of images that tell the story.
'Vanished Gardens' features a fascinating cross-genre combination.
Gil Evans was one of the most important arrangers in the history of jazz. Born in 1912 in Canada he passed away in 1988 aged 75 years old