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In his new book, greil marcus brings us the history of rock 'n' roll in ten songs but rock only needs one—jimi hendrix's 1968 “voodoo. What's the most innovative year ever for rock 'n' roll the beginning of the modern era perhaps took flight in 1982, when grandmaster flash. Rock music history timeline, an online chronology of rock and roll with vintage band photos, all the hit songs and albums in the first 50 years of rock & roll. Course description: this course explores the origins and development of one of the most popular forms of modern musical expression: rock and roll.
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