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Origins of rock and roll

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Rock and roll emerged as a defined musical style in the United States in the early to mid-1950s. It derived most directly from the rhythm and blues music of the ...

Rock - America's Music

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The music we know as rock and roll emerged in the mid 1950s, although its advent had been on the horizon for at least a decade. A quarter of the American ...

rock music: Origins of Rock - Infoplease

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Origins of Rock Essentially hybrid in origin, rock music includes elements of several ... Emerging in 1954–55, rock music was initially referred to as "rock 'n' roll.

The Roots and Definition of Rock and Roll | Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

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Oct 18, 2013 ... How do you define rock and roll? Each year, with the announcement of the next class of nominees for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of ...

The origin of rock and roll - Tysto commentaries

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May 30, 2009 ... What was the origin of rock and roll? Scholars (and by scholars I mean stoner music majors) have debated it for centuries, at least as far back ...

The Big Bang! The Birth of Rock and Roll | The Gilder Lehrman ...

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Examine the impact of rock and roll, and explore how the birth of this new music ... Ask students to identify and determine the origin of sound technologies of the ...

Rock Music Timeline - 50 years of rock & roll history with photos.

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Rock music history timeline, an online chronology of rock and roll with vintage band photos, all the hit songs and albums in the first 50 years of rock & roll.

rock music Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Essentially hybrid in origin, rock music includes elements of several black and ... These British bands instigated a return to the blues orientation of rock 'n' roll, ...

Where Did Rock 'n' Roll Come From? - VOA

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Sep 18, 2013 ... There are some common stories about where rock 'n' roll came from, but a ... And what about the other origin story for rock - that it came from ...

1948 and the Birth of Rock and Roll Music | Britannica Blog

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Jan 22, 2008 ... When was rock and roll born? ... that so profound a cultural influence, for better or worse, as rock and roll should have such murky origins.

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Rock and Rolls Origin and Name | Internet Radio Blog About ...

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The term 'rock and roll' is now so familiar to us that few ask where it got its origins and how the name came about. While there are many theories on the ...

America Rocks and Rolls [ushistory.org]

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Because rock and roll originated among the lower classes and a segregated ethnic group, many middle-class whites thought it was tasteless. Rock and roll ...

Where the Term “Rock and Roll” Came From - Today I Found Out

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Oct 5, 2010 ... Another early reference to the term “rock and roll” was a 1935 J. Russel ... The word “rock” is thought to have Celtic origins and comes to us ...