An in-depth history of rock and roll's Louisiana roots. Taking the position that rock and roll started in New Orleans in 1947 when Roy Brown recorded qGood Rockin' Tonight, q Aswell provides an expansive history of this beloved American music form. By looking at the Louisianan influences of swamp pop, Cajun, zydeco, RaB, rockabilly, country, and blues music, the author explores the way these musical forms gave birth to rock and roll as we know it today.The True Genesis of Rock and Roll Tom Aswell. 92. Keith Spera, aSpiders Sing ... Wop Bop a Lou Mop a Lap Bam Boom, a TV Guide, February 19-25, 2000. 108. ... aLittle Richard, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, http://www. rockhall.com/hof/ inductee.asp?id=179. 111. Hannusch ... aSam Cooke, a The History of Rock a#39;na#39; Roll: The Golden Decade, 1954-1963, http://www.history-of-rock.com/cooke.htm; Whitburnanbsp;...
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