The Sound of the City: The Rise of Rock and Roll

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Pantheon Books, 1984 - Music - 515 pages
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A history of rock and roll discusses the major groups and performers and offers a look at rhythm and blues, soul music, and the British influence

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Review: The Sound of the City: The Rise of Rock and Roll

User Review  - Andy - Goodreads

There's an awful lot of information packed into this book. Gillett has basically given us a history of Rock and Roll that's about as concise as I can imagine. I don't always agree with him and I think ... Read full review

Review: The Sound of the City: The Rise of Rock and Roll

User Review  - Denis Farley - Goodreads

Pretty comprehensive study of the hit makers, song by song, labels, producers, players, labels, promotion, practically the whole nine yards . . . plenty of factual material from the '40s through the early '70s. Read full review

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ROCK V ROLL
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Dancehall Blues Club Blues
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