Watch Neil Young's intense, angry performance of Rockin' in the Free World from Saturday Night Live in 1989. The song's a protest on US politics of the era.
Originally written by the fantastic Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, Hallelujah achieved little success when it first came out in 1984.
Google "the best music websites" and you get 240 million results. Happily, you don't have to wade through them all because we've done the hard work for you.
The third photo in our series on music’s most iconic photographs epitomizes the rock star legend lifestyle. Hardly surprising when you discover that it features, Led Zeppelin, a group Danny Goldberg, vice president of the group's Swan Song label said weren't famous by accident, but "liked being the biggest band in the world". So, who was the lensman who caught this iconic moment on film?
The second photo in our series on music's most iconic photographs has ended up as quite possibly the most recognisable album cover in pop music history. And even if that open to debate, it's most certainly the most parodied. What's more, The Beatles’ Abbey Road album cover still draws fans to the road forty four years after the photo was taken. But how did this iconic image come about?
Rock and roll legends live life hard and they live life fast. In the good old days, before everyone went to concerts smartphones held aloft, this made catching them on camera all the more tricky. Yet this never stopped talented photographers giving it a go.
Songs about books, books about music: who says worlds don’t collide? For all you ravers and disco-queens, grungers and jazz fans, we reckon there’s a book there that’ll yoke all your passions together. Here’s ten, we think, give you the best of both worlds.
The Rolling Stones have released more songs than any other band in history, an incredible 439 tracks in total. One of the most iconic is the 1966 hit "Paint it, Black".