Who were the women on the Roxy Music album covers? We reveal the full stories behind the artworks that remain iconic to this day.
Raiding pop culture’s past and present, Roxy Music created not only one of the greatest debut albums in history, but also a landmark work of postmodern art.
‘The Groover’ made its British chart entry on 16 June 1973, on the way to becoming their final UK top ten 45.
The London musician and producer is known for his solo career as well as his role playing lead guitar in Roxy Music.
'Rock music that incorporates elements of traditional or classical music', surely a key art-rock principle is forging ahead, the shock of the new?
The album marked Paul Weller's well-drilled outfit's first live LP appearance.
If Brian Eno’s name appears anywhere in an album’s credits, enlightened listeners will sit forward. uDiscover introduces the best Brian Eno songs.
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.
With ‘Warm Leatherette’, Grace Jones dragged the 70s into the 80s and defined the shape of the decade to come with a compelling take on new wave.
His first album since John Lennon's death featured guests Ringo Starr, Carl Perkins, Eric Stewart and others.
'Zappa In New York' was a record of how the maestro spent Christmas 1976.
‘Music For Installations’ is an appropriately illuminating celebration of Brian Eno’s parallel work with music, light and video.
The song was kept off No. 1 in the UK only by Blondie's 'Sunday Girl.'
Roxy's TV performance of ‘Jealous Guy’ was so well received that the obvious next step was to record it, and quickly.
While Roxy Music were enjoying both critical and popular musical acclaim, Brian Ferry was busy pursuing an equally fruitful solo career.