The Secret History of Rock n Roll

Written By Christopher Knowles
The Secret History of Rock  n  Roll
  • Publsiher : Cleis Press
  • Release : 05 October 2010
  • ISBN : 1573444057
  • Pages : 240 pages
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The Secret History of Rock n Roll

The Secret History of Rock  n  Roll
  • Author : Christopher Knowles
  • Publisher : Cleis Press
  • Release Date : 2010-10-05
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : "...tells the story of the Mysteries [e.g. Mystery religions]--their rise, fall and eventual rebirth in the New World, where rhythms and melodies from the West African and the Celtic diasporas collided with the sound of popular music forever."--P. 4 of cover....

Rock and Roll Voodoo

Rock and Roll Voodoo
  • Author : Mark Paul Smith
  • Publisher : BQB Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-04-01
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : During the 1970s on a magic mushroom harvesting adventure in the Bayou, a young, aspiring rock and roll musician discovers the voice of Voodoo, which not only alters his life, but the life of his band, the Divebomberz. When the band is on the verge of making it big, tragedy ...

The Sound of the City

The Sound of the City
  • Author : Charlie Gillett
  • Publisher : Souvenir Press
  • Release Date : 2011-05-01
  • Total pages : 550
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : Charlie Gillett, a British journalist, loves the music, and his passion is evident throughout The Sound of the City. Yet the greatest strength of the book is the way Gillett tracks the resistance of the music industry to early rock-and-roll, which was followed (needless to say) by a frantic rush ...

The History of Rock Roll Volume 1

The History of Rock   Roll  Volume 1
  • Author : Ed Ward
  • Publisher : Flatiron Books
  • Release Date : 2017-11-14
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : Ed Ward covers the first half of the social history of rock & roll in this definitive book. Beginning in the 1920s when blues, country, and black popular music played over the air waves and the first independent record labels were born, this first volume of a two-part series finishes in ...

The Emergence of Rock and Roll

The Emergence of Rock and Roll
  • Author : Mitchell K. Hall
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-05-09
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : Rock and roll music evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and 1950s, as a combination of African American blues, country, pop, and gospel music produced a new musical genre. Even as it captured the ears of the nation, rock and roll was the subject of controversy and ...

Rolling Stone Encyclopedia of Rock Roll

Rolling Stone Encyclopedia of Rock   Roll
  • Author : Editors Rolling Stone
  • Publisher : Touchstone
  • Release Date : 2001-11-08
  • Total pages : 1136
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : Completely updated with new entries and extensive revisions of the previous 1,800, The Rolling Stone Encyclopedia Of Rock & Roll is the authoritative volume on the world's music makers—from the one-hit wonders to the megastars. In 1983, Rolling Stone Press introduced its first Rock & Roll Encyclopedia. Almost two decades later, it has ...

Rock and Roll is Here to Stay

Rock and Roll is Here to Stay
  • Author : Peter Guralnick
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : A dynamic collection of writing from the world of rock music includes Joan Didion's musings on the Doors, Tom Wolfe on the Beatles, and Roddie Doyle on Irish Soul, among many others....

Rock Roll A Level

Rock   Roll A Level
  • Author : David Hepworth
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2019-10-17
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : The perfect gift for any music lover . . . 'Hepworth has more insider knowledge and knows more rock anecdotes than any man alive' The Herald 'Unmissable for music enthusiasts' Woman & Home The Rock and Roll A Level is here to rescue the pop quiz from the grip of bores who know the ...

Rock And Roll

Rock And Roll
  • Author : Paul Friedlander
  • Publisher : Westview Press
  • Release Date : 2006-01-03
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : Now updated with two new chapters and an extraordinary collection of photographs, this second edition of Paul Friedlander's Rock and Roll: A Social History is a smash hit. The social force of rock and roll music leaps off the page as Paul Friedlander provides impressive insights based on hits from ...

How The Beatles Destroyed Rock n Roll

How The Beatles Destroyed Rock  n  Roll
  • Author : Elijah Wald
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2011-10-01
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : How the Beatles Destroyed Rock 'n' Roll is an alternative history of American music that, instead of recycling the familiar cliches of jazz and rock, looks at what people were playing, hearing and dancing to over the course of the 20th century, using a wealth of original research, curious quotations, ...

Rockin in Time

Rockin  in Time
  • Author : David P. Szatmary
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : For undergraduate courses in Popular Music, Music History, Recent American History, Sociology, and American Ethnic Studies. This text offers an in-depth examination of the social history of rock-and-roll. Rockin' in Time emphasizes several main themes, including the importance of African-American culture in the origins and development of rock music, the ...

Vh1 s 100 Greatest Songs of Rock and Roll

Vh1 s 100 Greatest Songs of Rock and Roll
  • Author : Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015-07-01
  • Total pages : 114
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : (Instrumental Solo). An amazing selection of songs from VH-1's special arranged for instrumentalists. Includes: All Along the Watchtower * All Shook Up * American Pie * Beat It * Blowin' in the Wind * Blue Suede Shoes * Bohemian Rhapsody * Born to Be Wild * Born to Run * Bridge over Troubled Water * California Dreamin' * Dream On * ...

Sex Bowls Rock and Roll How I Swapped My Rock Dreams for Village Greens

Sex   Bowls   Rock and Roll  How I Swapped My Rock Dreams for Village Greens
  • Author : Alex Marsh
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2010-07-08
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : The story of a man who gives up the rock ‘n’ roll dream... to play bowls....

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • Author : Holly George-Warren
  • Publisher : Harper Design
  • Release Date : 2011-03-15
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : Since 1986, a legion of rock & roll stars has congregated annually for a star-studded, rollicking evening that has become one of the most celebrated events of the year and the hottest ticket in rock—the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. For more than two decades, this ceremony—usually ...

Rock and Roll Highway

Rock and Roll Highway
  • Author : Sebastian Robertson
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2014-10-21
  • Total pages : 40
  • ISBN : 1573444057
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Summary : Written by the Canadian music artist's son, a lavishly illustrated depiction of Robbie Robertson's early years traces his first guitar lessons at the age of nine through his rise to becoming a central member of The Band and one of Rolling Stone magazine's top 100 guitarists....