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Author Friedlander, Paul.

Title Rock and roll : a social history / Paul Friedlander.

Published Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1996.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  781.6609 FRIE    AVAILABLE
Physical description ix, 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Discography: pages 319-327.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-333) and index.
Contents 1. If I Were Reading About Rock Music, I Would Want to Keep in Mind... -- 2. The Roots of Rock and Roll: I Went Down to the Crossroads -- 3. Classic Rockers -the First Generation: Just Give Me Some of That Rock and Roll Music -- 4. Classic Rockers - the Second Generation: There's Good Rockin' Tonight -- 5. Doo-Wop: Street Corner Serenade -- 6. The Early Sixties: The Calm Before the Storm -- 7. The Beatles: Because the World Is Round It Turns Me On -- 8. The Rolling Stones: It's Only Rock and Roll but I Like It -- 9. The Who: People Try to Put Us Down -- 10. Bob Dylan: Somethin' Is Happening, but You Don't Know What It Is -- 11. Folk-Rock: So You Want to Be a Rock and Roll Star -- 12. Soul Music: R-E-S-P-E-C-T -- 13. Motown: Hitsville, U.S.A. -- 14. The San Francisco Sound: People in Motion -- 15. The Guitar Kings: And I Gave Her the Gun -- 16. The Seventies: Dazed and Confused -- 17. Punk Rock: Buzzsaw Bravado and Shock Politics.
18. The Eighties: The Revolution Will Be Televised --19. It's Only Rock and Roll but I Like It -- Appendix A: Some Artists Who Fell Through the Cracks --Appendix B: The Rock Window - One to Listen and Understand.
Subject Rock music -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0813327245 (hardcover)
0813327253 (paperback)