Plenty of musicians profess political and social ideals, but few follow through with the dedication that Fela Kuti had. We explore our November albums of the month 'Gentleman' and 'Zombie.'
With a raw, fast paced, unforgiving sound The Strokes burst onto the scene in 2001 with 'Is This It' and were instantly hailed as the saviours of rock. The album would go on to be recognised as one of the most important albums of the noughties.
Off The Wall wasn’t Michael’s first solo album, but it was the opportunity to start from scratch--to put the Motown years and childhood star behind and become arguably the greatest performer in history.
One of the most significant works in the Kraftwerk canon celebrates a European identity and reflects upon authenticity.
In the face of adversity and a self-imposed exile, the world's longest-running rock n' roll band produce their most expansive work and one of the best LPs.
"I need to be surrounded by people as passionate and as dedicated as I am." - Lauryn Hill
"What we had was ambition and a goal ... to elevate the rock and roll song and take it where it hadn't been taken before." - Lou Reed