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It's Boogie Time with Rock Around the Clock Atlanta DJ Services.
Rock Around the Clock Atlanta DJ's, Atlanta wedding DJ, Atlanta event DJ, a DJ for class reunions and private parties.
Find out why Rock Around the Clock was selected for AtlantaBridal.com's first Showcase Wedding, and read Colleen's After-the-Wedding Verdict.
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  Rock Around The Clock - The Anthem Of Rock And Roll
Although not the first rock and roll record (according to many musical historians, that honor belongs to Haley's cover version of the 1951 rhythm and blues hit, "Rocket 88") it is considered by many to be the song that put rock and roll on the map in America and around the world.
Rock Around the Clock is also the title of a 1956 musical motion picture that featured Bill Haley and His Comets along with Alan Freed, The Platters, and Freddie Bell and the Bellboys.
Rock Around the Clock is also the title of a 1987 Canadian documentary produced by Michael French.
www.jeffosretromusic.com /clock.html   (1308 words)

 Rock around the clock
Rock Around the Clock is a dance academy.
Rock Around The Clock (RATC) was established at its current base in Alliance Francaise de Bangalore, Mid of Millers Road, Vasanthnagar.
Rock Around the Clock is an academy committed to further dance as not only a lifestyle but as a part of living.
www.rockaroundtheclock.biz /start.htm   (172 words)

 Rock Around the Clock Tribute
There is even doubt that "Rock Around the Clock" was written as a Rock and Roll song, but possibly as some sort of variation on "Syncopated Clock." Certainly, anyone who plays the original arrangement on the piano can tell that the song simply doesn't have the swinging feel of a rock classic.
Cedrone wasn't a regular player with the band and didn't know "Rock Around the Clock," so Marshall Lytle (some sources say it was Ambrose) suggested the guitarist replicate his trademark guitar solo that he'd used to great effect a third of the way through Haley's Essex recording of "Rock the Joint" in 1952.
With the strong arrangement of "Rock Around the Clock," however, this proved to be a detriment.
www.rockabillyhall.com /RockClockTribute.html   (9153 words)

 Peter Ford - Rock Around the Clock and Me
Bill Haley and The Comets recorded "Rock Around the Clock" on April 12, 1954 and the single was released in May. James E. Myers (a.k.a.
One of them was "Rock Around the Clock." I now know that he borrowed that record and some others on one of his visits.
Not only were they playing "Rock Around the Clock," the song that dad had borrowed from my record collection and given to Mr.
www.peterford.com /ratc.html   (2779 words)

 Rock Around the Clock guitar. The story behind the session and the guitar tab for the Rock Around the Clock.
On Rock Around the Clock Danny Cedrone played a mid to late ‘46 honey-brown, sunburst Gibson ES-300 (serial number 21 G4669) with one P-90 Pickup (First introduced on this guitar model) through an 18 watt, top-of-the-line Gibson BR-1 Amp with a 12" Jensen speaker.
This "Rock Around the Clock guitar" is currently on display at the Rock'n'Roll Hall Of Fame in Cleveland, USA.
What grabs people about the Rock Around the Clock lead apart from the great sound and sheer speed of the playing, is the way it alternates the straight rhythm with the shuffle "triplet" feel.
www.the-jime.dk /Rockabilly_Guitar/Rock_Around_the_Clock_Solo.htm   (990 words)

 Amazon.com: Rock Around the Clock: Music: Bill Haley   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It seems strange that "Rock Around The Clock" initially only made it to #23 when first released, but when it was featured in the opening credits of the Glenn Ford/Anne Francis movie The Blackboard Jungle (1955), it shot to #1, where it stayed for eight weeks, its immortality in rock history thus insured.
The chanting refrain of "rock rock, rock, everybody, roll roll roll, everybody" further cemented rock as a genre that wasn't going to be just a passing craze, as is the inclusion of the phrase "crazy man crazy" (Haley's first hit) in the chanting jam of "R.O.C.K.", presented as a bonus track.
Rock Around The Clock - the album, should be just as significant in music history as James Brown's Please Please Please album, a not only great sounding album but an album demonstrating the roots of Brown.
www.amazon.com /Rock-Around-Clock-Bill-Haley/dp/B0001JXQG0   (2282 words)

 Rock Around the Clock Math
These are the clock hands and the teacher should put them in the middle of the clock.
To demonstrate the passing of two hours, the students will move around the gym two times using the locomotor movement that is closest to them.
If students need to move around the clock to help them solve the problem, they may. Also, attached you will find a worksheet with word problems.
www.glc.k12.ga.us /BuilderV03/LPTools/LPShared/lpdisplay.asp?LPID=13940   (858 words)

 MEDIA MATTERS: Rock Around the Clock | Thirteen/WNET
With the success of the feature film ALMOST FAMOUS, Cameron Crowe's semi-fictional ode to rock journalism, the time is opportune to look at what is seemingly one of the best journalistic jobs in the world: the rock critic.
To many, getting paid to listen to and write about rock music would be a dream job -- perhaps the next best thing to being an actual rock star.
Greg Kot, the rock critic for the CHICAGO TRIBUNE, believes that the best rock critics have no vested interest in the music industry and that his job is "to serve the readers by providing a viewpoint that comes with no strings attached,
www.thirteen.org /mediamatters/301/rock.html   (461 words)

 Amazon.com: Don't Knock the Rock / Rock Around the Clock: DVD: Alan Dale (II),Patricia Hardy,Alan Freed,Fay Baker,Jana ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Rock 'n roll movies have rarely been more true to the spirit of the music than these two from the mid-'50s.
In Rock Around the Clock, agent Steve Hollis (Johnny Johnston) and his bass playing pal Corny (Henry Slate) quit their big band gigs and hit the road, where they happen upon Haley and his band in a Podunk farming town.
DJ Freed is credited with inventing the term, "rock n’ roll," and Haley was a durable star for over a decade, selling 22 million copies of his hit, "Rock Around the Clock," and helping to establish rock music once and for all.
www.amazon.com /Dont-Knock-Rock-Around-Clock/dp/B000KF0GRW   (2056 words)

"Rock Around the Clock" was the first major motion picture to look closely at the music phenomenon known as Rock n Roll.
Bill Haley is regarded by many as being the "Grandfather" of Rock n Roll and the leading pioneer of the new music craze that rocked the world in the 1950's.
Today, "Rock Around The Clock" is a nostalgic time capsule of an exciting era, when times were simple and Rock n Roll was fun.
www.hollywoodteenmovies.com /RockAroundTheClock.html   (527 words)

 SongMeanings | lyrics | Bill Haley - Rock Around The Clock
We'll have some fun when the clock strikes one.
We're gonna rock, rock, rock, 'till broad daylight,
Theres is a parody by the sex pistols where clock is replaced by a girl's squel and the rest of the lyrics are bizzare ramblings.
www.songmeanings.net /lyric.php?lid=3530822107858524441   (320 words)

 Rock Around the Clock - About Us
His resume includes Rock Ola, Wurlitzer, AMI and Seeburg jukebox restoration, repair, electromechanical and digital pinball repair, coin operated video games, EM and digital slot machines, computer systems and TV and antique radio service and repairs.
In 1997, with his original partner Jim Nordhal, Rick started Rock Around The Clock, a business dedicated to the sales, service, and restoration of vintage jukeboxes and pinball machines.
In October, 2005 Don Dellos joined Rock Around The Clock as a full partner and owner.
www.rockaroundclock.com /aboutus.php   (530 words)

 LISTEN TO YOUR HEART SONNERIE rock around the clock bill haley and the comets ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK
LISTEN TO YOUR HEART SONNERIE rock around the clock bill haley and the comets ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK
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 Citrus: Comets still rock around the clock
He credits the beginning of rock 'n' roll to his former boss Bill Haley.
He said the famed Cleveland disc jockey was interviewing the group in 1952 and playing one of their songs, Rock This Joint (with lyrics "Rock, rock, rock, everybody -- roll, roll roll everybody, We're gonna rock this joint, rock this joint tonight.")
He did not play on the rock classic Rock Around the Clock.
www.sptimes.com /2002/01/11/Citrus/Comets_still_rock_aro.shtml   (487 words)

 Kent - Reviewing Time with the Song 'Rock Around the Clock' (I-TESL-J)
Primarily, to use the song "Rock Around the Clock" to practice, and revise notions of time, and numbers while sharpening listening skills.
The song is centered around a theme that intermediate students would be comfortable with but not necessarily fluent in i.e.
A further activity that can be gained from this song is illustration of the natural tendency of most native English speakers to drop the 'g' from the ends of words, run words together, and use contracted forms of words in informal conversations.
iteslj.org /Lessons/Kent-ReviewingTime.html   (1627 words)

 Welcome to Rock Around the Clock
Rock Around the Clock Showroom full of items for you to test out and enjoy.
Rock Around The Clock has opened their NEW showroom, repair facility, and warehouse location at 2208A Sierra Meadows, Rocklin, CA (see were we are located in the directions area).
Rock Around the Clock announces it new on-line store catalog.
www.rockaroundclock.com   (398 words)

 Rock Around the Clock (1956)
Rock Around the Clock (1956) **1/2, 30 January 2007
In the very thin story, two square music managers realize that their old type of traditional dance music is dying out in favor of the latest "rock 'n' roll" fad.
When they see Haley and the Comets perform their classic "See You Later Alligator" at a small town dance and witness all the kids dancing up a storm, they decide to try and get this group to play full-time and make it big.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0049682   (442 words)

 Rock Around the Clock
Purpose: The point of Rock Around the Clock is to encourage all qrp operators to dust off their ‘rock-bound’ rigs and get them on the air and see if they can work each other.
For the Rock Mite Flea Fight   (RMFF) you may use either  2 hour burst to operate or if you have both 40m and 20m models, you may work both bursts.
  You may switch crystals, bend, twist, jump or otherwise mutilate the ‘rock’ to gain bandwidth, but at base the transmission must be crystal-controlled (“rock-bound”).
www.wfu.edu /~hoglund/Roc2.html   (751 words)

 FamilyFun: Rock Around the Clock - and More Family Fun
Here's what she did the year she picked clocks as the focus of her New Year's Eve bash.
The clocks were all set to ring at midnight and placed around the table.
One kid (grandfather clock) stands with his back to the players (mice) and calls out hours at random, and the mice race to take that number of steps before he turns around.
familyfun.go.com /parties/holiday/feature/famf128newyear/famf128newyear4.html   (2148 words)

 Rock Around the Clock by The Sex Pistols: Song Music Downloads
Sorry, at this time no downloads have been found for "Rock Around the Clock" on album The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle.
Sorry, at this time no streams have been found for "Rock Around the Clock" on album The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle.
Rock Around the Clock by The Sex Pistols: Song Music Downloads
www.mp3.com /tracks/1817048/dl_streams.html   (132 words)

 Rock Around The Clock, etc. | The A.V. Club
When Rock Around The Clock and Don't Knock The Rock toured the country in 1956, their mission wasn't just to bring legions of teenagers into theaters, but to send them out armed with talking points.
In Rock Around The Clock, talent scout Johnny Johnston hitches his wagon to Haley's star, but his ex-flame—a top theatrical agent—gets jealous of Johnston's interest in a teen dancer, and conspires to get his bookings canceled.
Five years later, those premises got dragged out of the trunk for Twist Around The Clock and Don't Knock The Twist, two movies in which the blue-hairs get huffy about a wild new dance, and the youth respond that, like rock 'n' roll, The Twist is here to stay.
www.avclub.com /content/node/58589   (363 words)

 Rock Around the Clock
Hang rock and roll themed signs, posters and cutouts that will turn any room into a soda shop.
They'll rock around the clock with an Elvis impersonator or see who, among your guests, is the best mimic of "The King."
The party "rock and rolls" on for guests who take home a CD or tape of '50s classic hits
www.pattysachs.com /50sparty.htm   (721 words)

 StreetSwing's Dance Archives - Rock Around The Clock - Main
A nostalgic time capsule of the 1950s Rock and Roll scene.
A frustrated big-band promoter (Johnny Johnston) runs in to a small town band with a new beat "Bill Haley and the Comets" at a small-town dance and then tries to promote this new sound to New York then the rest of the world.
This film was based on the song by Bill Haley which became the major breakthrough for Rock and Roll Music.
www.streetswing.com /films/video/f2_rock_around_clock.htm   (191 words)

 Rock around the clock - Bill Haley
We'll have some fun when the clock strikes one
When the clock strikes two, three and four
When the clock strikes twelve, we'll cool off then
www.rockabilly.nl /lyrics3/r0034.htm   (147 words)

 Bill Haley | Rock Around the Clock | MTV
Bill Haley is the neglected hero of early rock & roll.
Elvis Presley and Buddy Holly are ensconced in the heavens, transformed into veritable constellations in the rock music firmament, their music respected by writers and scholars as well as the record-buying public, virtually every note of music they ever recorded theoretically eligible for release.
And among the living rock & roll pioneers, Chuck Berry is given his due in the music marketplace and by the history books, and Bo Diddley is acknowledged appropriately in the latter, even if his music doesn't sell the way it should.
www.mtv.com /music/artist/haley_bill/albums.jhtml?albumId=390775   (146 words)

 Rock Around The Clock   (Site not responding. Last check: )
We're gonna rock rock rock till broad daylight
Oh the clock strikes four, five, and seven, eight,
Gonna jump, jump, jump, jumpy jump around the clock tonight
snltranscripts.jt.org /00/00fclock.phtml   (144 words)

 Rock Around the Clock: Cleveland
It's all there-the musical instruments, recordings and even report cards of the legendary rock and roll stars, from the early blues shouters to current teenage idols.
If you want to remember the days of yesteryear when you were growing up to the music of Bo Diddley or Bill Haley or Aretha Franklin, hasten to Cleveland and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
The exhibits aren't really limited to pure rock and roll.
www.aarp.org /travel/destinations/eastern_us/a2002-09-10-cleveland.html   (524 words)

 The World Clock - Time Zone Converter
For current time, please use The World Clock instead.
The World Clock - current times around the world
Fixed time clock - shows past or future time around the world (and not only one location)
www.timeanddate.com /worldclock/converter.html   (228 words)

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