The Modern Scholar: Rock 'n' Roll and American Society: Part One

  • by William McKeen
  • 7 hrs and 36 mins
  • Lecture

Publisher's Summary

An author and university professor whose books include scholarly works on the Beatles and Bob Dylan, William McKeen here tackles the role of popular music in American culture. Beginning with the emergence of rock in the 1950s, and including the meteoric rise of artists such as Elvis Presley and Chuck Berry, McKeen examines the growth of the recording industry while incorporating the social and intellectual history of the country.


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  • Release Date: 20-01-2012
  • Publisher: Recorded Books