The guitar is the backbone of rock music, and the best guitarists include some blues and country guitarists that paved the way for rock’n’roll’s legends.
Listen to our playlist of this unique instrument, honouring 'Leo' Fender, born on 10 August 1909.
The success of the American rock band was amplified when The Who took them under their wing.
The album, which made its UK chart debut on 6 July 2002, signalled the arrival of Plant's new band, Strange Sensation.
He was never a household name himself, but Gallup's pioneering work with Gene Vincent’s Blue Caps made him a guitar god for Clapton, Page, Beck et al.
'Hit Maker! completely missed the US charts, but became a significant success in the UK, where Burt recorded it.
An array of stunning Rolling Stones collaborations finds a band that have forged their own unique path sharing the spotlight with fellow musical legends.
Born on 1 April 1946, Ronnie was one of the UK's great treasures, happy both in a group setting, as a collaborator or bandleader.
In March 1965, the former Tornadoes member bowed out of the bestsellers with Big Bill Broonzy's 'Diggin' My Potatoes.'
When 24-year-old Tom Jones released his second single for Decca Records in 1965, it seemed to take the world by surprise.
The Irish group's version of a song recently released by Lulu became their second top ten hit in quick succession.
The four-piece capsule of limited-edition footwear and apparel will be available Friday, 22 February.
Originally received as a gift from guitarist Jeff Beck, Page used a 1959 Telecaster to unleash his larger-than-life riffage and fierce soloing.
Long before he assumed rock god status with Led Zeppelin, Page was an in-demand guitar for hire on the London session circuit.
The rare relationship between the artist and the Royal Albert Hall has spanned his entire career.