Rock and Roll: Gold Rush

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Algora Publishing, Jan 1, 2003 - 728 pages
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An appreciation of Rock-n-Roll, song by song, from its roots and its inspriations to its divergent recent trends. A work of rough genius; Dean?s attempt to make connections though time and across genres is laudable.
  

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Contents

1 Three Guys Three Chords and a Cloud of Dust 1
1
2 Stardust Yesteryear Pioneers 2
7
3 Dixieland Cowboys Moonlight Serenade 3
15
4 Just a Song at Twilight with Guitar Strings Attached 4
29
Dig That Rhythm and Blues 5
35
6 Rock Around the Block
43
7 Happy Daze
53
8 Holly Days Nevermore to Evermore 8
61
25 Disco Inferno The Dancing Queen 25
283
Art Orchestral and Jazz Rock Fusion 26
295
27 Heart of Rock Roll
321
28 Smash Thrash and Crash RipRoaring Rise of Metalmania 28
365
29 All That Glitters Is Glitz? Or Gold? 29
381
30 Rock Roll Marathoners and 38Hit Wonders 30
389
Chalypso To Reggae To Salsa 31
413
32 JOCK ROCK Sports Rock Meets the Gold Rush 90s Waltz Kings 32
431

9 Well Sail on That Sloop John B 9
75
10 Johnny B Badde Bandstand Teen Dreams and the Sizzling Sixties 10
83
11 In the Shadow of Elvis 11
95
12 Surf s Up Sixties Surf and Road Warrior Rock 12
113
13 The Really Great Singers And a Few A Ones
121
14 North Coast East Coast and No Coast Rock 14
133
15 Kim Dandy to the Rescue Women Who Rock Roll 15
139
16 Ringos Rockers On an International Role 16
147
Liverpool and Motown Cool
157
18 Rock Roll Thunder Over the Mersey the Thames and the Galaxy 18
167
19 Americas Golden Age of Rock 19
187
Cannonade Serenade 20
205
21 Crossing the Great Divide 1970 21
217
22 Youre Welcome in the Home of the Blues 22
231
23 Timeless Troubadours
251
Rock Roll Religion 24
263
33 Punk Rockabilly and New Wave Rebels in the Old Surf 33
437
34 Hip Rap Soul
457
35 Light Metal The Easy Squeezy Stuff 35
471
36 Blue StarSpangled Country And Roadhouse Rock 36
485
Women and a few Good Men in Timeless Rock and Roll 37
521
Nifty Mix or Jiffy Pix? 38
535
39 And On On ON to RockVille Centre 39
545
40 Its Still Rock and Roll to Us 40
565
41 Rockin Always And Even Forevermore?
587
42 Take Good Care of Our Baby 42
601
Chapter Questions
615
Glossary
627
Bibliography
643
ROCK ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
679
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