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ROCK ‘N’ ROLL SONGS FROM BEFORE THERE WAS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL

1954 is generally acknowledged as the birth year of Rock ‘n’ Roll music. Elvis released his debut single “That’s Alright Mama”, Bill Haley & His Comets released “Rock Around The Clock” (for first of many times...



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The Beatles Cover Versions

While The Beatles contained one of the greatest song-writing partnerships of all time in Lennon/McCartney, and ceased to release any cover versions in their lifetime as a band after “Dizzy Miss Lizzy” on the “Help!” alb...



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CLASSIC BANDS #3 – “Buddy Holly & The Crickets”

1956 – 1958 Buddy Holly – Lead Vocals, Lead Guitar Jerry Allison – Drums Joe B. Mauldin – Bass Niki Sullivan – Rhythm Guitar (1956/57) Charles Hardin “Buddy” Holley (the ‘e’ was dropped professionally upon sig...