The song was most singles buyers' introduction to Difford and Tilbrook's twin-octave split vocals, Glenn’s superb ear for melody and Chris’ razor-sharp lyrics.
With ‘Now He Sings, Now He Sobs’, Chick Corea proved himself a master of the piano and created a work that spoke to the vicissitudes of life.
Formed in 1969, Egg were a classic prog rock band that went on to spawn some unusual musical follow-ups, and also released a must-hear debut album.
When the Queen II album came out in 1974, those who heard it were impressed and spiritually uplifted. Queen had arrived in style and Freddie could give up his weekend job and...
Raising a finger to the mainstream, even as it took it over, Nine Inch Nails’ ‘The Downward Spiral’ remains an unflinching, generation-defining masterpiece.
Escaping from the darkness of of ‘White Light/White Heat’, The Velvet Underground’s self-titled third album turned down the volume and turned up the warmth.
Remembering the man that his longtime collaborator Neil Young called "one of the last of the original country greats."
Alvin Lee’s performance at Woodstock in 1969 catapulted him to superstardom, and the guitarist is now remembered as one of blues rock’s finest ever.
Wearing its crown well, ‘King & Queen’ saw Otis Redding team up with Carla Thomas for a laidback and playful album that included the hit single ‘Tramp’.
An “off-the-cuff” recording that still packs a punch, the debut Rush album set the Canadian three-piece on one of rock’s most long-lasting careers.
Featuring the career-defining single ‘Down Down’,‘ On The Level’ was crammed with potential hits that took Status Quo to the top of the UK charts in 1975.
In every aspect, ‘Beaucoup Fish’ found Underworld working at the cutting edge, cementing their reputation as the all-conquering heroes of electronica.
The album topped the charts in the UK, France and Australia and became their first platinum disc in the US.
Queen’s 11th studio album, ‘The Works’, was a return to rock album, though they didn’t entirely discard the grooves found on ‘The Game’ and ‘Hot Space’.
'What Is Life' is the George Harrison single that followed his smash hit, 'My Sweet Lord' in early 1971 off his landmark album, 'All Things Must Pass'.
Born Booker T Washington White, the man known as Bukka White was an influential Delta blues guitarist and singer.