With his second solo album, ‘Taking Tiger Mountain (By Strategy)’, Brian Eno introduced his Oblique Strategies cards, with seductively subversive results.
Lou Reed is one of those musical happenings that seem to come out of nowhere, completely original, who have things to say that force people to listen.
There are many great cover songs, but only a few stand out as landmarks, earning themselves a distinction among the best cover versions of all time.
Who were the women on the Roxy Music album covers? We reveal the full stories behind the artworks that remain iconic to this day.
Truly iconic album covers don’t just define an album, they define an era, a generation and, in some cases, an entire musical genre.
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.
"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 entity's first live album 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.