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  Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
Revolution Rock - The Story of the Clash
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
www.rockhall.com   (47 words)

 The Rock and Roll Report
The Rock and Roll Report has never discriminated based on modes of distribution which simply means that if I like what I hear I will play it or write about it regardless of how the music is distributed.
Melodic guitar-based rock and roll that is a tip of the hat to the Beatles and the Byrds and always seems to put a smile on your face.
Of course Rolling Stone got into the act and is now asking their readers for their choices so that should be a hoot to read.
www.rockandrollreport.com   (8492 words)

  Rock And Roll Confidential | Your Band Sucks
In their single, “Rock and Roll Heaven”, The Righteous Brothers imagined that heaven, being full of dead rock stars, must have “a hell of a band”.
Rock and roll is all about sex and drugs and itself.
If there’s a rock and roll heaven, then there’s got to be a rock and roll hell, too, but that’s a whole other kettle of dogma.
www.rockandrollconfidential.com /archives/archives_heaven.php   (965 words)

  Rock and roll - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rock and roll (also spelled rock 'n' roll, especially in its first decade), is a genre of music that emerged as a defined musical style in the Southern United States in the 1950s, and quickly spread to the rest of the country, and the world (rhythm sample).
Rock and roll emerged as a defined musical style in America in the 1950s, though elements of rock and roll can be heard in rhythm and blues records as far back as the 1920s(citation needed).
Early rock and roll combined elements of blues, boogie woogie, jazz, and rhythm and blues with influences from traditional Appalachian folk music, gospel, and especially country and western.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rock_and_roll   (2847 words)

 Rock music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rock and Roll in its various guises came from a fusion of musical cultures, and in turn its influence fed back to these cultures, a process of borrowings, influences and new ideas that continues to develop rock music.
Rock and roll was seen as commercial pop, but subverted the race barriers in the U.S., and with the British invasion the reverence of groups for fl Rhythm and blues stars brought these stars a wider public.
The culmination of rock and roll as a socially-unifying force was seen in the rock festivals of the late '60s, the most famous of which was Woodstock which began as a three-day arts and music festival and turned into a "happening", as hundreds of thousands of youthful fans converged on the site.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rock_music   (6712 words)

 Rock and roll   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Rock and Roll emerged as a defined style in America in the 1950s though elements of rock and roll be seen in rhythm and blues records as far back as the 1920s.
Early rock and roll combined elements blues boogie woogie jazz and rhythm and blues and is also influenced by traditional folk music gospel music fl and white and country and western.
Rock musicians were early adopters of hippie fashion and introduced such styles as Nehru jacket; bands such as the Beatles custom-made clothing that influenced much of '60s As rock music genres became more segmented an artist wore became as important as music itself in defining the intent and to the audience.
www.freeglossary.com /Rock_and_roll   (5153 words)

Rock and roll music stimulates that which is to be deadened in Christians and hampers that which is to be encouraged.
Since rock and roll music is not found in the scriptures, from whence we derive all that is pleasing to God (2 Timothy 3:16-17), it MUST be a part of this world.
Since rock and roll music is designed to stimulate the baser instincts of man and to activate sensual movement, it is obviously not a part of the "living sacrifice" commanded by God of His children.
www.bibletruths.org /living/RockMusic.html   (2245 words)

 Rock & Roll 50th Anniversary: FAQ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
As to when the term was first used, in a modern context a lot of credit has to be given to Alan Freed who used the phrase "rock and roll" in his radio and concert hall shows in the early 50's.
So we've instead used what we believe to be the anniversary of the emergence of rock and roll as a cultural form in the public's mind which seems to have happened around 1954-1955.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame® is a registered trademark of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation Inc.
www.rockandroll50th.com /about/faq   (587 words)

 Rock 'n Roll Music
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame honors the legendary performers, producers, songwriters, disc jockeys and others who have made rock and roll a force in our culture.
Use the History of Rock and Roll and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum for ideas.
Read about the history of rock and roll, from the early blues-inspired music of the 50s, to the progressive art influenced styles of the 90s.
www.42explore.com /rocnroll.htm   (1518 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Rock 'n' Roll: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Enjoyment of Rock N Roll--Ryan Adams' follow up to his alt-country hit, Gold--is largely dependant on both your approach to it and your knowledge of rock's rich history.
The record: It rocks, it rolls, it moarns, with sometimes a touch of punk or psychodelica.
You would expect the greatest of the greatest modern rock and roll song, but you will be surprised: it's a gentle and softly piano based and scared sung song containing the line "Everybody's cool playing rock and roll.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B0000PCUHQ   (1284 words)

 classic rock and roll
Because rock and roll is rooted solidly in the blues, and because we really love the genre, this page will be used to pay tribute to blues music and musicians.
Blues based bands like John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, the Rolling Stones, the Yardbirds, Cream, and Savoy Brown were also bringing their updated versions of the blues to the shores of America, where many fans were enjoying it with little understanding of its' roots.
“Roll Roll Roll” is a testament to the regenerative powers of the good times, and our faith that they will always return is confirmed by the gospel-like “There is Always One More Time.” In nine songs, the listener has moved from optimism to dissolution and back again.
www.rockandrollplanet.com /bluesplanet.html   (2679 words)

The Iowa Rock ‘n Roll Music Association (IRRMA) was created in 1997 to retain and honor the legacy of Iowa Rock ‘n Roll and preserve its history.
Rock the Roof 2007, Arnolds Park Events Jun-14th - 2007 Rock the Roof Schedule Thursdays in the Roof Garden at...
Rock the Roof Roadshow Shenandoah Aug-18th - The Rock the Roof Roadshow will be in Shenandoah August 18th...
www.iowarocknroll.com   (338 words)

 The Rock And Roll Hotel - About Us   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
And so for Washington's famed H Street corridor we offer "The Rock and Roll Hotel." The sound and thrill of live performance reverberates throughout the ground floor, while themed rooms are, in the same vein of the above-mentioned establishments, available (for a small fee) for the night.
We hope to merge these two decorated lifestyles of the rock scene and the hosted experience of the night in the hopes of providing an unforgettable experience for whatever your travels may be.
Rock and Roll Hotel is located at 1353 H Street NE, between 12th and 13th streets.
www.rockandrollhoteldc.com /portal/about_us   (431 words)

 Amazon.com: Rock 'n' Roll: Music: John Lennon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Rock And Roll (1975.) John Lennon's album of early rock and roll covers.
Rock And Roll is a good album, but it may leave some people wanting more.
What Lennon does here on Rock 'N' Roll is re-visit his musical roots and once again show the world that he is one of the best raw vocalists that rock and roll will ever offer.
www.amazon.com /Rock-n-Roll-John-Lennon/dp/B000002UCT   (1867 words)

 Only Rock N Roll
When people show an interest in rock n' roll, they often ask for a song or a band to get them started on their quest for musical nirvana.
Rock n' Roll is far too diverse a genre to be encapsulated by just one song.
The plot is loosely structured around a series of interviews that the band conducts with the director of the mocumentary, all of which are hugely entertaining.
www.onlyrocknroll.net   (2136 words)

 Rock 'N"Roll
The popularity of rock 'n' roll was making its recording artists instant stars: Bill Haley and The Comets became a hit with their song "Rock Around the Clock" when it was used in the movie "Blackboard Jungle" in 1955.
Parents and clergy believed that rock 'n' roll was the cause of the nation's social ills and youthful rebellion.
By the middle of the decade, rock 'n' roll concerts were adding fuel to the controversy.
www.epcc.edu /nwlibrary/borderlands/14_rock_n_roll.htm   (1418 words)

 Rolling Stone : Rock & Roll Founding Father Ahmet Ertegun Dies at 83
The music industry lost a true visionary today, as the man who co-founded the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, signed Led Zeppelin, and put the "Y" in CSNY ascended to rock and roll heaven.
Ahmet Ertegun, a music industry titan who was a founder of both Atlantic Records and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, died on December 14, 2006.
His reputation as a man of refinement made him a negotiating force: When the Rolling Stones were looking for a label partner for their imprint, it was Ertegun's jet-setting style that sealed the deal with Mick Jagger.
www.rollingstone.com /news/story/12811234/rock__roll_founding_father_ahmet_ertegun_dies_at_83?source=music_news_rssfeed   (518 words)

 The Rock and Roll Geek Show
The Original Rock and Roll Podcast.Interviews, music and more from a Rock and Roll Geek.All done with a Metal Sludge,Blabbermouth sense of humor For fans of Aerosmith,Cheap Trick,Wildhearts,Metallica,AC/DC,American Heartbreak,Alice Cooper,New York Dolls,Sex Pistols,Motley Crue,Starz,Runaways,Punk,Joan Jett,Suzi Quatro,Nazareth,Hanoi Rocks,D Generation,Dictators,Ramones,Kiss,Guns n'Roses,Glam,Metal,etc.
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Rock and Roll Geek Brief 4 - Gilby Clarke
www.americanheartbreak.com /movabletype   (476 words)

 StreetSwing's Dance History Archives - Rock and Roll Dance Page - Main1
Also, DJ Alan Freed is given credit for coining the term 'Rock and Roll in 1951, however it was allready in use by the Black Community prior to 1948.
The 1956 Harvest Moon Ball even had a Rock and Roll division in which the Swing dancers danced and carried the name for many years.
Dance studios as well including Arthur Murray were calling it 'Rock and Roll' dancing, in an attempt to create revenue from a dance already existing.
www.streetswing.com /histmain/z3rock1.htm   (535 words)

 Rock 'N Roll Racing for Game Boy Advance Review - Game Boy Advance Rock 'N Roll Racing Review
Graphically, Rock 'N Roll Racing matches its SNES counterpart, though it doesn't look quite as crisp as the original.
Rock 'N Roll Racing had one of those sleeper-hit soundtracks that, when the game was originally released, you simply didn't expect.
MIDI renditions of popular rock songs are available here, and you'll catch tracks like "Highway Star," "Born to Be Wild," the Peter Gunn theme, and more.
www.gamespot.com /gba/driving/rocknrollracing/review.html   (835 words)

 About Rock 'n Roll Fantasy Camp
Rock n' Roll Fantasy Camp™ is a one-of-a-kind event that brings music lovers of all levels together with professional rock 'n roll stars - and that brings those music lovers the unforgettable opportunity to move from the spectator stands to the stage, sharing the limelight with living legends.
You'll live the rock n' roll lifestyle day in and day out, learning or perfecting your knowledge of an instrument, practicing and jamming with your band mates and learning the ins and outs of the music business - all in the company of some of music's brightest stars.
Rock n' Roll Fantasy Camp™ welcomes musicians of all levels - from those who can riff with the best of them to those who've never touched a guitar.
www.rockandrollfantasycamp.com /website_/about.html   (682 words)

 Amazon.com: Rock N Roll: Music: Ryan Adams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
"Rock N Roll" (14 tracks, 48 min.) is overall a radical departure of any album he's done before (yes, even the uneven "Demolition" collection), with dreadful results, unfortunately.
I like to rock out as much as the next guy but my music also means something to me and I couldn't find it here.
"Rock N' Roll" was a little dull for me after all of the high energy songs produced on this album.
www.amazon.com /Rock-N-Roll-Ryan-Adams/dp/B0000DZ3D1   (1534 words)

 The Rock & Roll Academy
New at The Rock and Roll Academy !
...is a year round rock school dedicated to training young musicians through the experience of playing in a rock band.
Founded in December 2003, just before the movie School of Rock was released, the Rock and Roll Academy has welcomed over three hundred musicians through its doors.
www.rockandrollacademy.com   (241 words)

 The History of Rock and Roll
The use of rock, roll, rock and roll, etc., with reference to sexual intercourse, is traditional in blues, a form of popular music that evolved in the 1950's from rhythm and blues, characterized by the use of electric guitars, a strong rhythm with an accent on the offbeat, and youth-oriented lyrics.
A form of popular music arising from and incorporating a variety of musical styles, especially rhythm and blues, country music, and gospel.
All information here is merely for entertainment and educational purposes only, without any commercial interest whatsoever or profit of any kind.
www.history-of-rock.com   (179 words)

 Rock N Roll Online
All genres of rock are included: heavy metal, 80s rock, rock n roll, alternative, hardcore, classic rock.
New Jersey based 80’s style hard rock band ‘Snakeryder’ is alive and rocking as though the 80’s have never ended.
The family tree of rock and roll from 1960 till 1980.
b.webring.com /hub?ring=srlist   (576 words)

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