Bernie Worrell, the keyboard player and co-founder with George Clinton of Parliament and Funkadelic, died on 24 June, 2016 at the age of 72.
Ralph Stanley, one of the forefathers of bluegrass and country music, passed away on Thursday (23) at the age of 89. He had been suffering from skin cancer.
The latest Montreux Jazz Café in the small chain of restaurants and live music venues inspired by the famous festival, will open in Singapore in October.
Roger Daltrey of The Who has been named as the 25th recipient of the Music Industry Trusts Award for his contributions to music and charity.
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.
Progress is being made towards a resolution to double the size of the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, Monmouth County, New Jersey.
Nashville roots-rock trio the Cadillac Three have announced details of their new album, titled Bury Me In My Boots and released on 5 August on Big Machine.
Deep Purple co-founder and drummer Ian Paice has written a message about his “mini-stroke” that caused the postponement of shows in Europe this week.
On 17 June, Heart’s classic debut album, ‘Dreamboat Annie’, gets reissued on 180g vinyl, with a limited run of 500 red LPs being sold exclusively through uDiscover.
Here's a superb new performance for NPR's Tiny Desk series by jazz giants Chick Corea and Gary Burton.
Hit country quartet Little Big Town have been talking about their eyebrow-raising collaboration with Pharrell Williams on the new album Wanderlust.
Henry McCullough, a major contributor to the history of Irish rock and an early member of Paul McCartney's Wings, died 14 June at the age of 72.
A great songwriter and producer who worked with a diverse range of artists, from Elvis Presley to Petula Clark and the outlaw country musicians of the 1970s
Anthrax, Lemmy, Iron Maiden and Ghost were among the legends honoured at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards on 13 June 2016.
Paul Simon has become the oldest male solo artist to top the UK album chart with Stranger To Stranger, which also debuts at No. 3 in the US.