One of the world’s pre-eminent songwriters, Jimmy Webb can be said to have spearheaded an Americana equivalent of The Great American Songbook.
From songs by The Beatles to Rick Wakeman, Metallica to The Rolling Stones, uDiscover Music uncovers the best songs inspired by books.
From the 20-year rule to stylistic homage and outright appropriation, nostalgia has always played a part in musical evolution.
With its roots in country tradition and punk attitude, Americana music is hard to define but easy to love. uDiscover Music dons a Nudie suit and goes in search of the Americana...
A look at some of the classic music inspired by the famous New York landmark.
Showing that the American roots music dubbed ‘Americana’ had infiltrated almost every type of music, reDiscover Johnny Cash’s ‘American II: Unchained’.
From Guns N’ Roses to Ryan Adams, we takes a look at 12 of the best band Christmas jumpers from holidays past and present.
Album packaging has evolved over six decades. Excellent artwork still matters, and the future promises many advances for digital music and new media.
With his heart on his sleeve, Ryan Adams created ‘Heartbreaker’, a debut album of such emotion-shattering magnitude it continues to speak to millions.
Arguably best known as lead guitarist in Adams’ band the Cardinals, Casal also played with The Jayhawks, the Chris Robinson Brotherhood and more.
Released two after its original recording, Whiskeytown’s ‘Pneumonia’ album remains a much-loved swansong from the alt.country pioneers.
The much-in-demand singer-songwriter’s new album ‘Big Colors’ is released by Blue Note/Pax Am on 19 April.
Organized by Cornell’s wife, Vicky, 'I Am the Highway' featured 42 distinct performances and a multitude of surprises guests.
The prolific singer-songwriter's much-anticipated new record is due out on 19 April.
The new record is the much-anticipated follow-up to 2017's 'Prisoner'.