The Sound Of The City: The Rise Of Rock And Roll (Paperback)

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This comprehensive study of the rise of rock and roll from 1954 to 1971 has now been expanded with close to 100 illustrations as well as a new introduction, recommended listening section, and bibliography.

About the Author

Charlie Gillett's books include five volumes of Rock Files, Making Tracks, and Rock Almanac, and he has written for Rolling Stone and New Musical Express. He is a disc jockey in London, and runs Oval, an independent record label and publishing company. By playing their first demos on the air, he was instrumental in launching the careers of Elvis Costello, Graham Parker, Dire Straits, and others.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780306806834
ISBN-10: 0306806835
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Publication Date: March 22nd, 1996
Pages: 562
Language: English