'The Gift' was propelled to No. 1 in the UK by the smash hit, double-sided single ‘Town Called Malice’ and ‘Precious.'
The Lincoln Center branch of the New York Public Library acquired the Reed archive from the late star's widow, Laurie Anderson.
Jarvis Cocker discusses his collaboration with with Chilly Gonzales, ‘Room 29’, and the golden age of Hollywood which inspired it.
With his monumental eight-hour composition, Sleep, Max Richter unwittingly created the perfect soundtrack for World Sleep Day.
On 20 March 1965, 'The Last Time' topped the charts and became the band’s third No.1 in a row.
Located in west London, W5, The Ealing Club was once home to The Rolling Stones, The Who and more, and is the iconic birthplace of British rock’n’roll.
Lightnin' Hopkins, born in Texas he spent his life playing his own special brand of country blues and became popular in America and Europe.
Over the course of his career, Muddy Waters was one of the catalysts for a rock'n'roll revolution, uDiscover talks with his daughter about his influence.
The track from 'Tommy' became Elton's first UK top ten single since another cover, of The Beatles' 'Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds.'
The album was a gold-certified No. 2 hit in the US, spending spent over a year on the bestsellers.
It was the ABBA singer's second English language album, and eighth overall.
In March 1965, the former Tornadoes member bowed out of the bestsellers with Big Bill Broonzy's 'Diggin' My Potatoes.'
19 March 1991 saw the release by MCA of what was already the Texan country hero's 11th studio album.
'Cash And Cooder On Cash' features heartfelt personal interpretations of gems from The Man In Black’s treasure-filled songbook
This year's event takes place across 6 to 8 September at Stanford Hall in Leicestershire.
Campbell's version of 'Dream Baby,' by an artist born one day after him, was a country top tenner.
The Chicago festival will return to Grant Park this summer from 1-4 August with tickets on sale now.
Through producer Georgia Illiopoulou’s conception, The Thread’s promising young cast of 18 Greek dancers combines Greek traditional dance with Maliphant’s unique movement language.
Directed by Ninian Doff, the striking new video stars Girl, the stray-dog-turned-F1-star-and would-be astronaut.
'Drift' has attracted considerable critical acclaim, with Mojo declaring it "a torrent of ideas, with its own internal logic."
The collection is a much-deserved tribute to the co-writer of such classic British songs as 'Itchycoo Park,' 'All Or Nothing,' 'Ooh La La,' 'How Come' and 'The Poacher.'
Either/Or stands as a devastatingly beautiful record and widely regarded as Elliot Smith’s best work.
The final album recorded during Nick Drake’s lifetime, ‘Pink Moon’ is stark and foreboding – but traces of hope can be found in its lyrics.
With his debut album, ‘Tales Of America’, Nairobian Singer-Songwriter JS Ondara expresses how the American dream “is different from the reality”.
The event will take place 16-18 August in Watkins Glen located in upstate New York and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the original festival.
The event, produced in partnership with Dreamville and ScoreMore Shows, will be the first festival of its kind for the region.
Faced with following the phenomenon that was ‘Views’, Drake released ‘More Life’, a playlist that broke streaming records – and not for the first time.
A dazzling album that defined black America both musically and lyrically, ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’ is a visionary album that will resonate for decades to come.
'Electric Miles' is a “wide-ranging exploration of Davis’ bold vision with jazz, rock, funk, hip-hop and electronic fusions.”
With ‘Contours’ Sam Rivers proved that he was an innovator who could advance post-bop jazz when all norms were being challenged.
Acclaimed director Sophie Huber, mastermind behind ‘Blue Note Records: Beyond The Notes’, discusses jazz, creativity, and a mind-blowing session with Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock.
‘Getz/Gilberto’ is now a jazz classic, but when it was recorded no one expected it to become one of the best selling jazz albums of all time.
From former child stars to internet sensations, these young female pop stars are the next generation of players to create a new pop narrative.
From a string of surprise releases to her openly revealing public persona, Ariana Grande has redefined what it means to be a pop star today.
The star will celebrate songs written by fellow Irish artists such as Van Morrison, U2 and Thin Lizzy on the night.
Bono said that U2's ninth album, which included the lead hit 'Discotheque,' was about love, desire and faith in crisis.
Formed in 1969, Egg were a classic prog rock band that went on to spawn some unusual musical follow-ups, and also released a must-hear debut album.
The keyboard maestro will give his last ever UK performances of his epic live album this summer.
The book promises to include "every setlist, every opening act, and every noteworthy moment, meticulously researched and vetted by the band themselves."
The collection is a treasure trove of 41 live performances from appearances on BBC radio and television between 1967 and 1970.
The special, one-off event is to mark the 20th anniversary of the metal titans' 1999 live LP, 'S&M.'
There are so many heavy metal subgenres that identifying what kind of metalhead you are is an increasingly complex challenge. Let us help you decide.
The much-acclaimed guitarist also worked with Atomic Rooster and The Electric Gypsies among others.
From heavy blues outings of the late 60s to pioneering anthems from the early 70s, we bring you the 11 songs that inspired heavy metal…
Fanzines’ importance shouldn’t be underestimated: esteemed authors such as Greil Marcus and Danny Baker first cut their teeth writing for a variety of them.
In 1976, the group were the talk of London town, and soon Sex Pistols’ signing saga become the stuff of legend.
Throughout their much-acclaimed UK and Irish tour, Ruts DC have been playing 'The Crack' in its entirety.
The '50s rock 'n' roller was the motivation for the Pistols' fifth consecutive UK top ten single
Orbital, Anna Calvi and Salif Keita are confirmed as the other headliners at the festival, which takes place in Wiltshire, England from 25-28 July.
‘Just One Lifetime’ is taken from the duo’s widely-acclaimed, Grammy Award-winning album, '44/876.'
The Marley Family, Island Records and UMe have shared a new clip inspired by the enduring track.
Running for a month, the 23-city run will span the South, Southwest and West Coast of North America.
The 1971 chart-topper was the latest product of the T. Rex team that helped create Bolanmania.
Cat Stevens' 'Buddha and the Chocolate Box' became his fourth consecutive top three LP on both sides of the Atlantic.
The creator of what came to be known as the surf rock style, he is best remembered for his 1962 single 'Misirlou,' later featured in 'Pulp Fiction.'
The San Francisco band's second release was a live album, taken from performances at the famed Fillmore East and Fillmore West
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.
The book is written by his son Bill Haley Jr with Peter Benjaminson, and is billed as the first complete Haley biography.
Richard's fabulous debut album was also the only US top 20 pop chart LP for the Georgia Peach.
One of the great double-sided hits of the era paired ‘Long Tall Sally' with ‘Slippin’ and Slidin.''
The much-anticipated movie is due to arrive in cinemas on 21 June.
Filming is now underway on Denis Villeneuve’s highly anticipated reboot of the 1985 epic sci-film film Dune, with Hans Zimmer set to score.
Billed as a modern fairy-tale, Elle Fanning plays a timid teenager who dreams of pop stardom and escaping her small town in Teen Spirit.
'A Star Is Born' now has the most weeks at No. 1 for a live-action film soundtrack since Disney Channel’s TV movie 'High School Musical 2' in 2007.