Unsung Heroes Of Rock 'n' Roll: The Birth Of Rock In The Wild Years Before Elvis

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Da Capo Press, Jun 16, 2009 - Music - 288 pages
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"Long before Elvis Presley entered Sam Phillips's Sun Records studio in 1954, rock 'n' roll was being performed and recorded by the likes of Big Joe Turner, Louis Jordan, Wynonie Harris, the Clovers, t"
 

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Was expecting more humor than just a few snarky comments. Other than the snark, it's a pretty pedestrian recitation of songs and biographies. I did come out of it with some new songs to add to my list Read full review

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This is my rock-n-roll bible! Read full review

Contents

Jesse Stone
11
Nat King Cole
30
Wynonie Harris
45
Ella Mae Morse
64
Koy Ilrowti
77
The Trenton
92
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About the author (2009)

Nick Tosches is the author of Hellfire, Unsung Heroes of Rock 'n' Roll, Power on Earth, Cut Numbers, Dino, and Trinities.

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