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Turning Points in Rock and Roll

Updated Second Edition

Turning Points in Rock and Roll

Updated Second Edition

From the Celebrity Café:

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original cover art; new art pending
This smoothly written book mixes music, social change, business and technology as it proceeds chronologically, reviewing such happenings as Elvis Presley’s and Chuck Berry’s early recordings; Dick Clark’s American Bandstand; Beatlemania; the Monterey Pop, Woodstock and Altamont music festivals; the Live Aid concert; and the growth of MP3s and Napster. 8 of 10 - William Keogan, The Celebrity Café

Turning Points in Rock and Roll –Updated Second Edition

  • by Hank Bordowitz
  • Format: Ebook and Trade Paper
  • Pub. Date: February 2017
  • Publisher: The Book Werx
  • ISBN pending

Synopsis

In a new, updated second edition, Turning Points in Rock and Roll gives you a front-row seat to the pivotal events and breakthroughs of that shaped the popular music of today. From the first great music festival at Monterey to the violence at Altamont that signaled the beginning of a new era, from Elvis's swiveling hips to Mick Jagger's pouting lips to Johnny Rotten’s disdainful stare to the sea change of Spotify and Pandora ...it's all here -- the people and events that have kept rock and roll vibrant, vital, and constantly evolving in bold new directions.