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.
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.
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.
Ten period quotes about, and by, a unique and much-loved rock 'n' roll original.
uDiscover Music celebrates a producer who was a true master of sonic invention in British pop music.
The star-studded bill also includes Orbital, Manic Street Preachers, Courteneers, Tom Jones, Idles, Gomez and more.