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The birth of rock & roll : music in the 1950s through the 1960s

Author: Jeffrey H Wallenfeldt
Publisher: New York : Britannica Educational Pub. in association with Rosen Educational Services, ©2013.
Series: Popular music through the decades.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This book examines the phenomenon of rock and roll--the way it was before it crept into the mainstream which it retaliated against--and the musicians who made it into an art.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey H Wallenfeldt
ISBN: 9781615309061 1615309063
OCLC Number: 793911035
Description: xvi, 222 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: What is rock? --
Roots: part 1, the blues --
Roots: part 2, country and Western --
Roots: part 3, pre-rock pop --
Rhythm and blues --
Rhythm and blues people --
Doo-wop --
Rock and roll --
Rock and rollers --
Buildings and walls of sound --
Independent record labels and producers --
Rock and radio --
Motown --
Motown cavalcade --
Rock and roll onscreen in the 1950s.
Series Title: Popular music through the decades.
Other Titles: Birth of rock and roll
Responsibility: edited by Jeff Wallenfeldt.

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This book examines the phenomenon of rock and roll--the way it was before it crept into the mainstream which it retaliated against--and the musicians who made it into an art.

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