The Welsh stalwart inspired by Lead Belly and Big Bill Broonzy helped introduce R&B-tinged rock to a huge audience.
His talents as a flute, saxophone and keyboard player, and sometime writer, were also much employed in numerous other settings.
On Saturday 7 June 1969, Blind Faith played Hyde Park in front of 120,000 people including Mick Jagger and his girlfriend Marianne Faithfull.
Slowhand's love of the songs and style of his late, great friend and inspiration has been well known throughout his entire solo career.
Some of the finest recorded work by one of the most distinguished British writer-performer-producers of them all.
The new film's soundtrack also includes Steppenwolf's 'Hey Lawdy Mama' and The Rolling Stones' 'Doom And Gloom'.
Twenty of the best Muddy Waters songs: legendary cuts from the blues legend who helped launch Chess Records and inspired The Rolling Stones.
The double set covered his already numerous incarnations on record, all the way back to the Yardbirds.
The collection features all of the British band's groundbreaking work between 1967 and 1974.
Born on 1 April 1946, Ronnie was one of the UK's great treasures, happy both in a group setting, as a collaborator or bandleader.
The classic 1969 album has been carefully selected by UMC to be part of the half-speed master series.
Few recording outfits have created an ambience of such refinement and individual style as the outfit founded by Donald Fagen and the late Walter Becker.
Having had the support of much-respected broadcaster and author Charlie Gillett, the band now turned to the production expertise of former Spencer Davis Group member Muff Winwood.
On 8 February 1969, a new band formed by Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker in the wake of Cream’s demise headed into the studio and Blind Faith was born.
'...But Seriously' had Collins moving away from the often poppier style of earlier solo records, and his fans made the journey with him.