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2013 Anniversaries Show #1

From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
Length: 59:01

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The first two shows of the year on Rock School are all about Anniversaries. We'll be hitting up some songs and events from 60-50-40-30.... years ago. History lesson, Rock School style!

Rs_logo_small In this week's Rock School, we'll be stepping into Dr. Burns' time machine and going all the way back to 1953 and looking at (well, really listening to) some of the great songs and groups of the day. This is part one of Rock School's traditional two part Anniversairies show for 2013. Start the year off well- informed by listening to Rock School this week. 

Piece Description

In this week's Rock School, we'll be stepping into Dr. Burns' time machine and going all the way back to 1953 and looking at (well, really listening to) some of the great songs and groups of the day. This is part one of Rock School's traditional two part Anniversairies show for 2013. Start the year off well- informed by listening to Rock School this week. 

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Bear Cat (The Answer to Hound Dog) Rufus Thomas The Blues Came Down from Memphis [LP]. Sun Record Company 1997 02:52
Bill Haley / Bill Haley & His Comets Bill Haley / Bill Haley & His Comets Rock Around the Clock . WNTS 1956 02:40
Good Rocking Tonight Elvis Presley Good Rockin' Tonight [RCA]. RCA 1957 02:13
Please Please Me The Beatles Please Please Me. Capitol 1963 02:00
It's My Party Lesley Gore I'll Cry If I Want to. Mercury Records 1963 02:19
I Just Want to Make Love to You The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones (England's Newest Hit Makers). Polydor 1964 02:18
After Midnight Eric Clapton Eric Clapton. Interscope / PolyGram 1970 02:51
The Cover Of "Rolling Stone" Dr. Hook / Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show Super Hits. Sony BMG 2001 02:54
Roller Derby Queen Jim Croce Life and Times. Rhino 1973 03:29

Additional Credits

Bethany West

Related Website

http://www.kslu.org/rock_school