A torch-bearer for the blues, Johnny Winter’s artistic canon offers a clear link between British blues-rock and American Southern rock styles.
James Brown’s tumultuous relationship with the rest of The Famous Flames is recalled by the last survivor, Bobby Bennett
We don’t have a museum or awards ceremony, but Goldmine does have a desire to honor deserving musicians and an alternative to the Rock Hall.
The Miracles and more finally are added to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
The Hit Parade Hall of Fame uses the voice of the fans to honor musical giants since 1950.
In 1962, record companies considered live albums to be pointless; why would someone want the same songs he already has just because they’re from a concert?
Of all the anniversaries in 2011, it’s no exaggeration that one of the most crucial is also one of which few rock fans are aware. But this year marks the 45th anniversary of the invention of funk, in the hands of the only man on earth who could have invented such a beast.
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame boasts a great variety when it comes to its inductees
The heavy sounds of Gary U.S. Bonds and Freddy Cannon helped Rock & Roll bridge the gap from the ’50s to the British Invasion
Discussing the past, present, and future of music, Carlos Alomar (Bowie, Lennon, James Brown) tells Goldmine what influenced his musical and personal life