'Born To Be Wild' was an anthem to rebellion, the ultimate biker song and an iconic rock original.
Among the best Stax vocal groups, you’ll find some of the finest soul singers of the 60s and 70s, letting you know how it felt to be young, gifted and black.
Worldwide changes during the Summer Of Love hit an interesting funnel in New York City in what had been a traditional centre for artists in the jazz, rhythm’n’blues and early rock’n’roll communities.
The Alabama soul man recorded a host of other great material in his long career.
From the 20-year rule to stylistic homage and outright appropriation, nostalgia has always played a part in musical evolution, with even the most forward-thinking music looking to the past for inspiration.
Multi-instrumentalist and soul legend Booker T. Jones is set to publish a new, as yet untitled memoir through Little Brown and Company later this year.
A double-sided rock 'n' roll classic, ‘Long Tall Sally’ and ‘Slippin’ and Slidin’' by Little Richard, was released on 27 February 1956.
Love makes the world go round, but love also goes round itself, in the grooves of the majority of the greatest pop songs ever made.
On 30 January 1965, when Billboard resumed publishing its R&B chart after a 14-month gap, Motown ruled the roost with the Temptations' 'My Girl.'
Some songwriters have a greater ability to pluck classic songs from the ether than others, so what sets the great songwriters apart?
The Black Crowes could always be counted on to produce the finest Southern rock of the late 20th Century, and Shake Your Money Maker is no exception.
Legendary South African jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekala, Paul Simon and Miles David collaborator, has died from prostate cancer at the age of 78
We salute an artist with a definitive R&B-blues voice and a unique soulfulness that infused everything she sang, with our Etta James In 20 Songs playlist.
To underline our respect for his legacy, uDiscover presents a history with a difference — Robert Palmer In 20 Quotes.
From its glitzy beginnings to its hair metal heyday, we’re tracing the history of the Whisky a Go Go, one of the most storied clubs in America.