The Motown quartet's skill in customizing pop material was especially clear when they covered Jimmy Webb.
Side-long concept pieces, walls of Mellotrons, keyboardists in capes...such were the glories of the greatest prog rock albums.
Since 1968, the Isle Of Wight Festival has gathered every iconic UK act and from the States, making it one of the most prolific festivals in music history.
'A Question Of Balance' included the big hit 'Question,' as 1970 saw the Moodies go from strength to strength.
The song hit the UK chart on 20 August 1983, on the eve of the band's 11th studio album 'The Present.'
In the summer of 1971, the band topped the British bestsellers with an album that contained no chart singles at all.
From songs by The Beatles to Rick Wakeman, Metallica to The Rolling Stones, uDiscover Music uncovers the best songs inspired by books.
Their 1968 album 'In Search Of The Lost Chord' provided the real commercial breakthrough for the band's new album-oriented sound.
On 22 July 1978, Dire Straits had something to show for their early efforts in terms of a UK chart position — but only just.
In the late 60s and early 70s, the future members of 10cc helped put Strawberry Studios on the map, with a fascinating history of rare early recordings.
The influence of ‘Sgt Pepper’ cannot be overstated. After its release in 1967, the album changed not only music, but pop culture at large.
From the hardest rock bands to the pop savants, the best power ballads transcend time and genre to pull at your heartstrings.
The Moodies hit their stride with a memorable fourth album in the final year of the 1960s.
It was the ABBA singer's second English language album, and eighth overall.
Funkateers, country stars and punks contributed to the best concept albums in music, proving that prog rockers didn’t entirely own the concept of concepts.