Sharing centerstage with each other, John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman made a lush, poignant album that remains a high point in both artists’ careers.
Louis Jordan was dubbed the King of The Jukebox and rightly so, he was a huge star and one that is sadly much less remembered than he ought to be…
The fearless experimentalist, born Bek David Campbell on 8 July 1970, has built a truly impressive body of work.
Likely to have been recorded as a demo in 1951, 'Weary Blues From Waitin'' was completed by Hank's group the Drifting Cowboys.
Penned by Willie Dixon, Otis Rush’s song has inspired rip-roaring versions from both Led Zeppelin and The Rolling Stones.
'Living In The Material World' featured such friends as Ringo Starr, Leon Russell, Gary Wright and Nicky Hopkins.
Long before the Pretenders made 'I Go To Sleep' their own, there was the 1965 version by the great vocal stylist.
While most Summer Of Love stories focus on flocks of hippies heading to San Francisco, in Canada, the place to be was Toronto’s Yorkville.
A memorial to an era that was already passing when it was released, the ‘The Harder They Come’ soundtrack is an irrepressible record that gets you on your feet.
Showcasing Les Paul’s dazzling flights of fancy and Mary Ford’s warmth and feeling as a singer, ‘Les And Mary’ captured the duo at a watershed moment in 1955.
On 7 July 1963, The Rolling Stones recorded their first TV appearance on UK TV's ‘Thank Your Lucky Stars’, and their single ‘Come On’ quickly made the charts.
In July 1964, Dusty reached into the Bacharach & David songbook for one of her classic covers.
The fateful story of how John Lennon and Paul McCartney met for the first time.
Casting a long shadow from 1985 through to 1987, the self-titled album by Seattle rockers Heart became their biggest hit – and continues to endure today.
The coming music phenomenon got its own name and magazine on 6 July 1961, with a new fortnightly newspaper.
Directed by Sasha Rainbow, the video for Placebo’s cover of Talk Talk’s Life’s What You Make It is among the most thought-provoking shorts of recent times.