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THE HISTORY OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL – 1957 PART TWO

28 Mar

THE HISTORY OF ROCK N ROLL 1955-1959

THE DIAMONDS – BUDDY KNOX – MICKEY & SILVIA – THE DEL-VIKINGS – THE RAYS – THE BOBBETTES – LAVERN BAKER – LARRY WILLIAMS – LLOYD PRICE – EDDIE COCHRAN – JERRY LEE LEWIS – THE EVERLY BROTHERS

Insignificant events occurred throughout 1957 where its the impact would not be felt until years later. The Cavern Club, home to The Beatles in Liverpool in the early 60s opened their doors in 1957. Meanwhile over the summer, a boy named John meets a boy named Paul and they soon decide to form a band together. A show called American Bandstand debuts on ABC in the fall and showcases the weekly Music Top Ten every day, bringing rock ‘n’ roll into America’s living room like an exciting new friend of the kids.

By the end of the year however, Rock ‘n’ Roll was already being tamed. With Elvis just a few…

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