While signed to Island Records, between 1969 and 1971, Mott The Hoople rode a mental train four albums that set them on the path to greatness.
Before he was 22, Ridley had been a co-founder of two key British bands of the late 1960s, Spooky Tooth and Humble Pie.
Hunter's doctors have advised him to stop performing until his condition improves.
Elliott says, "I’m extremely proud of what we’ve achieved with this album", the follow up to 2014's 'The Further Adventures Of...'
The four albums are the band's 1969 self-titled debut set, the 1970 follow-up 'Mad Shadows' and their two studio sets of 1971, 'Wildlife' and 'Brain Capers.'
The octogenarian English rock frontman has been an inspiration for decades, not just for his songwriting but for the fact that he can still look the part as well as sing it.
In the band's fast-moving 1974, their UK chart success on single and album was followed by a first step onto a US stage.
After joining EMI in November 1972, Queen played their label launch gig at London’s iconic Marquee Club in April the following year.
The programme airs in full at 8pm ET on the evening of 27 April.
A collection of 20 little-known facts about one of the true titans of country music.
This year's event is set to feature Foreigner, Black Stone Cherry, The Darkness and many more.
UK rockers Mott The Hoople are crossing the pond for the first time since their 1974 tour and are bringing their core line-up with them this spring.
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John Mayall, Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney, Elton John and the Sex Pistols were among those to benefit from Price's studio know-how.
'Mental Train' gathers all the band's studio albums from the period and adds a wealth of rare material.