The album was a brilliant combination of the blues, jazz and rock resumés of all three members, in a line-up that introduced and defined the concept of the power trio.
On 15 December 1966, the band entered the UK singles chart for the fifth time that year with ‘Happy Jack,' which became their first US top 40 hit.
Yusuf/Cat Stevens, Mick Hucknall and Dire Straits co-founder John Illsley are among the other artists on the bill, put together by music director Gary Brooker of Procol Harum.
At 1968's Royal Command Performance at the London Palladium, the Supremes played for the British Royal Family.
One of the world’s pre-eminent songwriters, Jimmy Webb can be said to have spearheaded an Americana equivalent of The Great American Songbook.
A soulful trip to 'Land Of 1,000 Dances,' courtesy of Wilson Pickett and many others.
A Bob Dylan cover landed the folk heroes on TV and in the UK singles chart.
The summer of 1967 has taken on an almost mythical magic, a psychedelic “summer of love” with beautiful people turning on, tuning in and dropping out from Hyde Park to Haight-Ashbury.
After years of toil, the Scottish frontman and his band were en route to the UK album top ten.
The legendary Muscle Shoals studio defined the sound of Southern soul before becoming one of the go-to studios for the biggest names in music.
The best Bond songs have been recorded by some of the greats of popular music, and hold a special place in the legacy of film soundtracks.
Artists to benefit from Reed's composing skills included Tom Jones, Engelbert Humperdinck, Herman's Hermits, Lulu and scores of others.
On 7 April 1972, The Big O cut the number that would become the opening song on his 'Memphis' album.
Hailed as the birthplace of both the blues and rock’n’roll, Memphis, Tennessee, is a must-visit city for music lovers around the world.
When 24-year-old Tom Jones released his second single for Decca Records in 1965, it seemed to take the world by surprise.