qRock Movers a Shakers provides career chronologies of every rock group and solo act that have made rock what it is today. Day by day, month by month, data are given for releases, tours, and TV and radio appearances, with a wealth of background biographical material on school, marriages, litigation, and more.q qThe artists included have all made significant contributions to the development of the rock scene - both in their recording careers and more widely. Peak chart positions in both the United States and the United Kingdom are given for singles and albums for every act featured.q qThe most comprehensive reference book of its kind, Rock Movers a Shakers has 608 pages of fascinating insights into the acts that qmade rock happen, q from Abba to ZZ Top, packed with facts and refreshingly free from opinionizing.q--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved4verage White Band, a name given to them its first appearance at the Lincoln Festival, Lines. Oct Chuck Berrya#39;s double-entendre My Ding-A-Ling, on which Mclnryre and Mclntosh both play, tops US chart for 2 weeks. ... 1989 Jan Now signed to Track, The Spirit Of Love makes US Raamp;B #47, as parent album Aftershock makes #69 also on US Raamp;B survey. ... (bass) Dec After playing their innovative brand of melodic rock in Scottish towns, they sign to Glasgow independent label Postcard.
|Title||:||Rock Movers & Shakers|
|Author||:||Dafydd Rees, Luke Crampton|
|Publisher||:||Abc-Clio Incorporated - 1991|