Just eight months after 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road,' Elton was back with another album that went double platinum in the US.
The Who frontman is in fine form on his first studio album in his own name since 1992.
The Heartbreakers reunite since Tom Petty's passing.
After the festival, Joni Mitchell's 'Woodstock' became a hit in three versions. The one by Matthews Southern Comfort hit No. 1 in the UK on 31 October 1970.
Vangelis’ magic number on 9 October 1976 was 0.39. The Greek multi-instrumentalist’s ‘Albedo 0.39’ album made its UK chart debut 40 years ago.
Eric Clapton spent the '60s forming his reputation in one great band after another, but on 25 July 1970, his solo name was on the charts for the first time.
The James Gang proved that their initial success with Yer’ Album was no fluke on 25 July 1970, charting with their second LP, James Gang Rides Again.
The death has been confirmed of trumpeter Wayne Jackson, a mainstay of countless classic soul and rock records as a member of the Memphis Horns.
American vocalist and songwriter Rita Coolidge is winning widespread kudos for her autobiography Delta Lady: A Memoir, published last month by Harper.
Imagine if Buddy Guy had joined Cream, or Hendrix's Band of Gypsys. Imagine no more — here's an extraordinary 1969 clip of Guy, Jack Bruce and Buddy Miles.
After the success of Derek & the Dominos' 'Layla,' Eric Clapton had 'Let It Rain' released as a solo US single. It charted on 23 September 1972.
It's very difficult to define what Americana is but just like jazz it has many different branches, but only the one root system.