The Beatles’ ‘Sgt Pepper’ inspired many cover versions, from artists as diverse as Jimi Hendrix and The Flaming Lips. uDiscover celebrates some of the best.
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 incongruous head-to-head chart contest that continued in the UK for months.
The experience“will allow fans the opportunity to learn more about the Fab Four and witness Beatlemania through the eyes of John, Paul, George and Ringo.”
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.
The summer of 1967 has taken on an almost mythical magic, a psychedelic “summer of love” with beautiful people turning on, tuning in and dropping out from Hyde Park to Haight-Ashbury.
Gil Evans was one of the most important arrangers in the history of jazz.
The song, which has already attracted more than one hundred versions, is one of June's Hendrix favourites.
From heavy blues outings of the late 60s to pioneering anthems from the early 70s, we bring you the 11 songs that inspired heavy metal…
Vivid and evocative, the best illustrated music books bring history back to life both for those who missed it and those who wish to relive it.
The Monkees' TV show was an enormous hit from the moment it hit the airwaves in September 1966.
Remembering the hugely important progressive rock musician Kevin Ayers, who died in France at the age of 68 on 18 February 2013.
The guitarist, songwriter and producer Steve Hackett is a quiet pioneer. We celebrate some of the best Steve Hackett solos in an always innovative career..
uDiscover Music presents a history of the English music stylist with a difference — one told by the man himself.
Before rising to international fame in the late 1960s, the iconic guitarist grew up in Seattle, spending much of his youth in the Central District and attending Garfield High School.