Chuck's review of new music for the punk fanzine Jet Lag in 1980 read like a bridge between cultures.
Show off your musical knowledge and liven up your video calls with the best album covers for those virtual Zoom meetings.
Arthur ‘Big Boy’ Crudup passed away on 28 March 1974 and while many have forgotten his recordings, his place in the story of the blues and rock’n’roll is secure.
Chuck's son tells uDiscover Music about growing up around the mighty rock 'n' roll frontiersman.
A pioneer who influenced everyone from Chuck Berry to Keith Richards, Sister Rosetta Tharpe “played rock’n’roll way before anyone else”.
Ron Weisner says “everybody wanted to participate” when he floated the idea of the compilation.
Richard's fabulous debut album was also the only US top 20 pop chart LP for the Georgia Peach.
At the end of February 1964, trade ads announced the return of Chuck Berry, with one of his classic later singles, Nadine.
One of the great double-sided hits of the era paired ‘Long Tall Sally' with ‘Slippin’ and Slidin.''
Not only was he present at the birth of rock’n’roll, but his ability to straddle R&B and pop led to staggering success, hear the best Fats Domino songs.
In his February 1956 chart entry, as befits a man who coined the term “motorvatin',” Chuck was once again besotted with automobiles.
Boasting Chuck Berry and Bo Diddley, Chess Records is synonymous with rock’n’roll – as this list of the 10 best Chess rock’n’roll records proves.
In February 1958, 'The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet' was in its sixth series and its teenage star was on singing duty.