Shake Rattle & Roll. The Golden Age of American Rock 'n' Roll. Volume 1. 1952 - 1955 - Lee Cotten.
The first in a series of chronicling the events in which events, personalities and music converged to form rock 'n' roll phenomenon. There are of course a number of books on the subject, but these volumes recounts day by day activities of the headliners and record companies. Each monthly chronology is supplemented by weekly summaries of record release activity, top tens and portraits of artists of the month. True reference material for music historians, serious record collectors and enthusiasts of this and related genres (hardback, pre-owned. Book weight 1.5kg).