The best live albums of all time capture the very essence of a band’s energy in concert, making you feel like you were actually there.
The Blues played a pivotal role in the creation of what we have come to call rock music. As Muddy Waters famously said, “The Blues had a baby and they named it...
George Thorogood, currently on a run of Canadian dates, has been talking about his admiration for groups such as Steppenwolf and the Allman Brothers Band.
Rolling Stone has published its new survey of the 100 Greatest Drummers Of All Time, sure to start conversations and indeed arguments around the world.
While music journalism can be biased, disposable or sink to self-indulgent waffle, it’s served as a fertile breeding ground for incisive, informed writers.
Of all genres of music, Heavy Metal is the black sheep of the family, quietly burning steady, strong & eternally bright, away from the mainstream glare.
Going Down Slow is a solid gold blues classic written by St Louis Jimmy Odin in 1941 it has become a blues standard
The tribute album God Don't Never Change: The Songs of Blind Willie Johnson will feature Tom Waits, Lucinda Williams, Sinead O'Connor and others.
Where do you think a Mississippi Delta Blues Plaque should be placed in Britain? Your chance to vote with Rockin The Blues.
We have LPs, CDs, digital files... but how have they affected the way we listen to music? How has each innovation in technology changed the music we hear?
Dave West, the founder of West Amplifiers, who designed guitar amps for Grand Funk Railroad and other Michigan rockers, died on 10 November at 71.
Queen won the Living Legend Award and there were victories for Foo Fighters, Led Zeppelin, Iron Maiden and others at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour.
The first comprehensive exhibition about rock impresario Bill Graham is on show at the Skirball Cultural Centre in Los Angeles until Sunday (11 October).
Bryn Merrick, bass player with punk stalwarts The Damned for five years in the 1980s, has passed away after a battle with cancer, at the age of 56.
Recent Blue Note signings Vintage Trouble have announced an extensive European tour for November and December 2015.
Paul McCartney and Dave Grohl are among the guests on the September 11 album by the Hollywood Vampires, convened by Alice Cooper, Joe Perry and Johnny Depp.