Label: Body & Soul - BS 2971 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: France • Genre: Rock • Style: Rock & Roll
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions. Enlarge cover. Error rating book. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Details if other :. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Preview — Rock 'n' Roll by Charlie Gillett. Rock 'n' Roll by Charlie Gillett.
Peter Guralnick. David Halberstam. Greil Marcus. Snare drum backbeat plus electric guitar: the simple formula that launched the ode to resurrection mary - Found Objects - Found Objects star, and contemporary teen culture along with it.
Today, rock 'n' roll seems to define postwar American culture, especially in its impact abroad. Though its inception is often imagined Mystery Train - Various - RocknRoll 39-59 sudden and seismic, it was, of course, a gradual and complex transition from boogie-woogie to the Snare drum backbeat plus electric guitar: the simple formula that launched the rock star, and contemporary teen culture along with it.
Though its inception is often imagined as sudden and seismic, it was, of course, a Mystery Train - Various - RocknRoll 39-59 and complex transition from boogie-woogie to the stardom of Elvis Presley and Bill Haley. A thorough survey of rock 'n' roll's bloodline would even reach back as far asa time when the electric guitar's role was mostly played by piano or saxophone.
Withers are all here, amid a wealth of visual props, including priceless period posters, records, rare souvenirs, photographs and film stills, and indices of the movement's key venues, events, artists, producers and people.
This book describes a lively mess of genres, from boogie-woogie to blues, gospel, big band jazz, country and, most of all, rhythm and blues--interbreeding against a backdrop of colossal social change, and culminating in the rock 'n' roll explosion of the mids. Get A Copy. Hardcoverpages. Published February 4th by Steidl Publishing first published February More Details Original Title. Friend Reviews.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about Rock 'n' Rollplease sign up. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Community Reviews. Showing Average rating 4. Rating details.
More filters. Sort order. Start your review of Rock 'n' Roll Dec 04, Erdem rated it really liked it. Very nice photos, interesting explanations and exciting topics about rock'n roll culture. I learned more about Tampa Red the legend. Frode Skjold rated it it was amazing Aug 02, Cedric Benetti rated Mystery Train - Various - RocknRoll 39-59 really liked it Aug 09, Heather Olivier rated it really liked it Apr 07, Paul Vittay rated it really liked it Feb 05, Fred Seibert rated it really liked it Aug 08, Anthony McGill rated it it was amazing Feb 21, Mike Woodward rated it really liked it Jan 20, Fred Zimny rated it it was amazing Jun 14, Frank Scott rated it really liked it Oct 12, Faith rated it it was amazing Sep 11, JoHnny Haddo rated it really liked it Dec 01, Alex marked it as to-read Dec 26, Liam marked it as to-read Feb 13, Jawkneeeye marked it as to-read Oct 09, Mahreen Khan marked it as to-read Apr 23, Anna S.
Basuki Singh marked it as to-read Jan 09, John marked it as to-read Feb 21, Pat Winter marked it as to-read Jul 27, Joyce marked it as to-read Oct 24, Ap0z marked it as to-read Jul 08, Kris marked it as to-read Jan 05, Pablo marked it as to-read Jan 22, Brendon marked it as to-read Jul 15, Anakin Skywalker marked it as to-read Jan 12, Scott Wilson marked it as to-read Jan 14, Joseph McGuire marked it as to-read Jan 29, Mel marked it as to-read Mar 12, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
About Charlie Gillett. Charlie Gillett. Charles Thomas Gillett was a British A Journey From Earth - Green Dutch - Beyond Jade and radio presenter. He wrote the first scholarly history of rock'n'roll, and later was one of the group who coined and popularised the term "world music".
Books by Charlie Gillett. Trivia About Rock 'n' Roll No trivia or quizzes yet. Welcome back. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
La Lenta - Madera Limpia - La Corona, Introduction Et Danse Religieuse - Nocturne - Maurice Ravel, The Paris Conservatoire Orchestra*, And, Farima - Zani Diabaté Et Le Super Djata Band* - Zani Diabaté Et Le Super Djata Band, Tell Me Im The One - Jim Jamison* - Survivor Collection Volume 2, Loyalty - D12 - Live In Chicago (DVD)