1000 Songs that Rock Your World: From Rock Classics to one-Hit Wonders, the Music That Lights Your Fire

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F+W Media, May 3, 2011 - Music - 256 pages
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1000 Songs That Rock Your World is the ultimate visual guide to the best rock music ever produced. From Abba to ZZ Top, it's not simply the ideal playlist, it's a one-stop catalog of a half-century of Rock 'n' Roll.

Showcasing songs by nearly 500 artists in all rock genres, 1000 Songs That Rock Your World goes behind the scenes to uncover the fascinating story of the creation, significance, and popularity of these dynamic hits.

More than 500 eye-popping color photos of concert action shots, album covers, posters, tickets, guitars, and more. Indexed by ranking, artist, and year for easy reference.

Featuring:

  • Buddy Holly
  • The Beatles
  • Elvis
  • Jimi Hendrix
  • The Beach Boys
  • The Rolling Stones
  • Lou Reed
  • The Grateful Dead
  • The Who
  • The Allman Brothers
  • Simon & Garfunkel
  • Bob Dylan
  • Queen
  • Pink Floyd
  • Led Zeppelin
  • Neil Young
  • Bruce Springsteen
  • Green Day
  • and Hundreds More!

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More to metal than rock n roll. Read full review

About the author (2011)

Dave Thompson is the author of The Wit and Wisdom of Ozzy Osbourne, as well as more than 100 other music-related books. He has been a contributor to Goldmine magazine since 1990 and is a regular contributor to such publications as Mojo, Record Collector, Rolling Stone, Shindig, Melody Maker and Alternative Press.

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