A Concise History of Rock Music

The fact that rock music had been around for more than two decades naturally meant that many of its first wave of followers now had teenage kids of their own, making it increasingly difficult for the present generation to shock mum and ...

A Concise History of Rock Music

This book, intended for the general public, music students, and enthusiasts of all ages, explores the entire history of rock music, from its origins up to the twenty-first century. Paul Fowles, guitarist, teacher and writer, has created a fascinating guide to a musical phenomenon which has captured the imagination of young people throughout the world.

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A Concise History of Rock Music
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: GRAHAM WADE
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-27 - Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

This book, intended for the general public, music students, and enthusiasts of all ages, explores the entire history of rock music, from its origins up to the twenty-first century. Paul Fowles, guitarist, teacher and writer, has created a fascinating guide to a musical phenomenon which has captured the imagination of
The History of Rock and Roll
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Stuart A. Kallen
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-09 - Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing LLC

Rock and roll. Those three words are understood by people in almost every nation on Earth. They describe a type of music and an attitude that made history and continues to change the musical landscape. Readers will learn that the music style started out in the United States as a
History of Rock Bands
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Scott Witmer
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-08-15 - Publisher: ABDO

History of Rock Bands, written by front man Scott Witmer of the indie group Light Sweet Crude, gives readers the tools they need to have a successful band. From Rock and Roll to Alternative Rock, this book is a treasure-trove of insider knowledge. Also covered is a history of successful
All About the History of Rock and Pop Music
Language: en
Pages: 39
Authors: Donald Moore
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-02 - Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

From the Fifties to the Super Rock Stars, from the British Invasion to America's own most recently famous, these 20 puzzles present a broad overview. Special feature: permission is granted for reproducing the puzzles for in-class use! In addition to the puzzles, author Donald Moore includes instructions and use suggestions,
History of Rock 'n' Roll in Ten Songs
Language: en
Pages: 321
Authors: Greil Marcus
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-02 - Publisher: Yale University Press

The legendary critic and author of Mystery Train “ingeniously retells the tale of rock and roll” (Publishers Weekly, starred review). Unlike previous versions of rock ’n’ roll history, this book omits almost every iconic performer and ignores the storied events and turning points everyone knows. Instead, in a daring stroke,