The song was written by drummer Don Brewer and produced, as was the eponymous album, by Todd Rundgren.
Released in 1971, ‘Black Rock’ was the first important step towards making The Bar-Kays one of the most reliable and powerful funk groups of the decade.
Benefitting from a luminous, nostalgic sheen, ‘Pronounced Jah-Nay’ is a reminder that R&B duo Zhané were a unique voice in early 90s R&B.
A look at some of the classic music inspired by the famous New York landmark.
Launching his own label, in 1961, with ‘The Second Time Around’, Frank Sinatra entered the new decade as one of the most powerful stars on the planet.
The guitarist, songwriter and producer Steve Hackett is a quiet pioneer. We celebrate some of the best Steve Hackett solos in an always innovative career..
With thrilling live work-outs, playful interludes and doo-wop covers, ‘Burnt Weeny Sandwich’ found Zappa indulging his greatest loves.
With their fourth album, ‘A Humdrum Star’, GoGo Penguin deliver proof that they’re working at the forefront of today’s jazz trios.
On ‘Live In Europe’, Melody Gardot proves herself to a commanding performer who can commune intimately with our hearts and souls.
America's top-selling solo album artist of all time goes from strength to strength, on the road and in the studio.
On 7 February 1964, The Beatles arrived at JFK airport in New York for their first US performances and the rest was history
With younger fans discovering rock, Verve Records felt the need to branch out. Enter the Blues Project a band that included by Brooklyn native Al Kooper.
uDiscover Music celebrates a producer who was a true master of sonic invention in British pop music.
'...But Seriously' had Collins moving away from the often poppier style of earlier solo records, and his fans made the journey with him.
With ‘Hellbilly Deluxe 2’, Rob Zombie stuck his flag more deeply in the rock mountain than he had in some time, taking fans on his wildest ride yet.
Gentle Giant’s final album, ‘Civilian’ shocked many, but was full of hooky, chorus-heavy rock/pop songs as visceral as anything the new wave had to offer.