The self-titled second album by The Band honed everything from ‘Music From Big Pink’ with deft performances and an innate knack for storytelling.
‘Cahoots’ remains an important part of The Band’s story, and one that came at a time when the group found themselves at a crossroad.
From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
A new documentary lifts the lid on the life of the American funk pioneer Rick James.
His fourth solo album was a celebration of both Eric’s refuelled creativity and some great musical relationships.
From kit-bludgeoning belters to dependable backbeat-riders and technically gifted geniuses, these are the best drummers the world has ever known.
The clip features the five-piece playing their new single of the time on the November 2, 1969 edition.
Jones followed the amazing achievements of her Blue Note debut 'Come Away With Me' with another sensational success.
The pioneering group's legendary 1971 Royal Albert Hall concert is included in the upcoming, 50th anniversary edition of their landmark 'Stage Fright' album in its entirety.
The Band. Such a simple name for such a legendary outfit, but also a completely apt piece of definitive musical description; its terseness only serves to draw you in.
New editions of the 1969 landmark include a 180 gram, 2LP “tiger’s eye” colour vinyl limited edition.
The classic song was written by Canadian Robbie Robertson about the last days of the Civil War, and sung by American southerner Levon Helm.
The celebrated Rock and Roll Hall of Fame drummer played on classics such as ‘Blue Suede Shoes’, 'Jailhouse Rock' and ‘Hound Dog’.
Scotty Moore, the guitarist who helped Elvis Presley create his revolutionary rock 'n' roll sound at Sun Records, died yesterday (28) at the age of 84.
One of the great catalogues in American rock history returns to vinyl on July 31, with USM’s global release of ‘The Band: The Capitol Albums 1968-1977.’