The best guitar solos – from driving riffs to technical displays of mastery – make a song complete and more often than not, transcend the track entirely.
The shows featured songs by alumni and from the 1990 Silver Clef concert at Knebworth that helped fund the school.
Side-long concept pieces, walls of Mellotrons, keyboardists in capes...such were the glories of the greatest prog rock albums.
The highest bid at Julien's 'Icons & Idols' sale went to Clapton’s acoustic guitar, used during his time with Derek & The Dominoes, which reached $625,000.
From indelible images to perfect portraits, the 100 greatest album covers provoke and awe just as much as the contents inside.
It was the LP featuring the UK top ten hit 'Killer On The Loose,' and the first with guitarist Snowy White.
Despite the claims of many in a streaming world, the album isn’t dead. Taylor Swift and Sam Smith are just a few artists keeping it alive.
Funkateers, country stars and punks contributed to the best concept albums in music, proving that prog rockers didn’t entirely own the concept of concepts.
Truly iconic album covers don’t just define an album, they define an era, a generation and, in some cases, an entire musical genre.
The best guitar riffs in rock have become part of the cultural fabric, shaping the face of music and influencing wannabe axe legends down the generations.
From songs by The Beatles to Rick Wakeman, Metallica to The Rolling Stones, uDiscover Music uncovers the best songs inspired by books.
Dismissed as another momentary fad, pretty much dead in the water by mid-1968, the influence of psychedelic rock runs long and deep.
Many people mistake pop music as disposable. But from the blues to The Beatles, some of the most important artistic statements have been wrapped up in the world’s most popular songs.
The progressive rock trailblazers' fifth studio release was their first with producer Rodger Bain.
An evocative but nebulous term, this short history of art rock attempts to outline some of the key players and ideas from the genre.