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The Resource Before Elvis : the prehistory of rock 'n' roll, Larry Birnbaum

Before Elvis : the prehistory of rock 'n' roll, Larry Birnbaum

Label
Before Elvis : the prehistory of rock 'n' roll
Title
Before Elvis
Title remainder
the prehistory of rock 'n' roll
Statement of responsibility
Larry Birnbaum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume offers a far broader and deeper analysis of the influences on rock music than other histories -- Publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
publication of autonomous or semi autonomous component of government
Illustrations
phonodisk
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3477
LC item number
.B47 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Before Elvis : the prehistory of rock 'n' roll, Larry Birnbaum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
That's all right : A white man sounds black ; Rock 'n' roll arrives ; The meaning of rock ; The revolution that wasn't -- The train kept a-rollin' : Stroll on ; Cow-cow boogie ; Johnny B. Goode ; Rolling on -- One o' them things! : Big Bill ; Handy vs. Morton ; Birth of the blues ; Recording the blues ; Roots of the blues ; Africa, Britain, and vaudeville -- The rocks : The walking bass ; A dash of hokum ; Big band boogie ; Boogie-woogie fever ; Coda -- The jumpin' jive : Jump jazz ; The backbeat and the Jitterbug ; Jug bands and hokum ; Scat, jive, and harmony signing ; Big bands and shuffle rhythms ; The blues-jazz nexus ; From hokum to rhythm-and-blues ; Jive ; Big band jump ; Jum, jive, an' wail -- Get with it : Country origins ; Early country recordings ; Blues and hokum ; Western swing ; Hillbilly boogie ; Country and R&B -- Good rockin' tonight : R&B is born ; The door opens ; Horn honkers ; String slingers ; Shouters ; Rhythm-and-blues women ; Doo-wop ; The crescent city -- Rock love : Blue-eyed R&B ; Rock stars ; Mystery women ; Vocal groups ; Caribbean rhythms
Control code
806456332
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 463 p.
Isbn
9780810886384
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012032269
Other control number
40021813441
System control number
(OCoLC)806456332
Label
Before Elvis : the prehistory of rock 'n' roll, Larry Birnbaum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
That's all right : A white man sounds black ; Rock 'n' roll arrives ; The meaning of rock ; The revolution that wasn't -- The train kept a-rollin' : Stroll on ; Cow-cow boogie ; Johnny B. Goode ; Rolling on -- One o' them things! : Big Bill ; Handy vs. Morton ; Birth of the blues ; Recording the blues ; Roots of the blues ; Africa, Britain, and vaudeville -- The rocks : The walking bass ; A dash of hokum ; Big band boogie ; Boogie-woogie fever ; Coda -- The jumpin' jive : Jump jazz ; The backbeat and the Jitterbug ; Jug bands and hokum ; Scat, jive, and harmony signing ; Big bands and shuffle rhythms ; The blues-jazz nexus ; From hokum to rhythm-and-blues ; Jive ; Big band jump ; Jum, jive, an' wail -- Get with it : Country origins ; Early country recordings ; Blues and hokum ; Western swing ; Hillbilly boogie ; Country and R&B -- Good rockin' tonight : R&B is born ; The door opens ; Horn honkers ; String slingers ; Shouters ; Rhythm-and-blues women ; Doo-wop ; The crescent city -- Rock love : Blue-eyed R&B ; Rock stars ; Mystery women ; Vocal groups ; Caribbean rhythms
Control code
806456332
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 463 p.
Isbn
9780810886384
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012032269
Other control number
40021813441
System control number
(OCoLC)806456332

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