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history of rock"n"roll

Ritchie Yorke

history of rock"n"roll

by Ritchie Yorke

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Published by Methuen, Methuen/Two Continents in Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock music -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes discographies.

    Statementby Ritchie Yorke ; prepared in association with CHUM Ltd.
    ContributionsCHUM (Radio station) Toronto, Ont.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3545 .Y67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4613951M
    ISBN 100846701863
    LC Control Number77377891

    Thomas Larson’s History of Rock & Roll connects music and the culture in which it interacted. Designed for the college non-music major, History of Rock & Roll fuses a text, website, and online music library to cover the music’s story of controversy, tragedy, and self-indulgence; and also of love, peace, and the triumph of the human Range: $ - $   A History of Rock Music: The Rock & Roll Era is a celebration of the roots of rock & roll and its emergence as the soundtrack to teenage rebellion and a liberatingly raucous, joyous and rebellious music for one especially fortunate generation. The book is a lovingly detailed examination of the pre-Beatles ’s era of classic rock & roll, with special attention devoted to the music’s Author: Glenn Gass.

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History of rock"n"roll by Ritchie Yorke Download PDF EPUB FB2

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3 out of 5 stars/5(7). Thomas Larson’s History of Rock & Roll connects music and the culture in which it interacted. Designed for the college non-music major, History of Rock & Roll fuses a text, website, and online music library to cover the history of rocknroll book story of controversy, tragedy, and self-indulgence; and also of love, peace, and the triumph of the human spirit.,Price: $ Thomas Larson’s History of Rock & Roll connects music and the culture in which it interacted.

Designed for the college non-music major, History of Rock & Roll fuses a text, website, and online music library history of rocknroll book cover the music’s story of controversy, tragedy, and self-indulgence; and also of love, peace, and the triumph of the human spirit/5(20).

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Ed Ward's more. Rock & roll is the cause of country and blues. Country and blues came first, but somehow rock & roll's place in the course of events is dispersed"—and what a remarkable thing to say that : Greil Marcus. Ed Ward. ED WARD was the rock-and-roll historian on Fresh Air for more than thirty years, reaching fourteen million listeners.

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History of rock and roll includes: biographical information on past and present musicians, composers, bands, producers, and record executives; analyses of evolutionary rock styles from before the s to the present, including a list of the most seminal recordings from each style; an album-by-album review of the Beatles and Bob Dylan; an audio CD containing twenty notable recordings in.

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