Album packaging has evolved over six decades. Excellent artwork still matters, and the future promises many advances for digital music and new media.
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.
From the dawn of rock to the present day, the best power trios have stretched sonic boundaries far beyond the limitations of just three instruments.
From the hardest rock bands to the pop savants, the best power ballads transcend time and genre to pull at your heartstrings.
The subject of Satan and evil will always remain one of interest to songwriters, no matter how controversial and unsettling.
On August 21, 1977, the cutting-edge rockers had their self-titled debut album released by Chiswick Records.
‘Ride The Lightning’ injected a new sense of excitement into the stagnant scene of the early 80s and changed thrash metal forever.
'No Sleep Till Hammersmith' became a classic live rock album, with a title that passed into the musical lexicon.
Written and illustrated by David Calcano and Mark Irwin, the book will be published by Simon & Schuster in hardcover on September 7.
The event aims to raise funds for Stagehand: a charity providing hardship funding and mental health support for workers in the live music industry.
The idea of this quiz is simple - which of the following artist logos is the correct one?
The man that Pete Townshend called his "aide-de-camp" played important roles in The Who and Motörhead as well as in Thunderclap Newman.
From NWOBHM to thrash pioneers and the bands that continue to define what metal can be, here are the best metal debut albums of all time.
Has there ever been a genre of music so attuned to font and logos?
With an emphasis on precision and speed, thrash metal emerged in the early 80s to become the dominant form of heavy metal throughout the decade.