A Brief History of Rock, Off the Record (Basics) by Wayne Robins

By Wayne Robins

The start of rock ‘n’ roll signaled the blossoming of a brand new teenage tradition, dividing generations and introducing a brand new angle of uprising and independence. From Chuck Berry to the Beatles, from punk rock to hip hop, rock ‘n’ roll has constantly reworked along or in response to social, cultural, and political alterations.

A short heritage of Rock, Off the Record is a concise creation to rock historical past and the influence it has had on American tradition. it's an easy-to-read, vibrant account written by means of one in every of rock’s top critics. Pulling from own interviews through the years, Wayne Robins interweaves the advancements in rock tune together with his observation at the political and social occasions and events that outlined their a long time.

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