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Articles with keyword "rock 'n' roll"

Million dollar quartet

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The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll Is Found at Sam Phillips’s Sun Records

Anyone could walk in and record their song at small studio in Memphis.

illustration of two girls sitting at piano, playing it

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What Is Music?

An ethnomusicologist says he is not sure.

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From Back Roads to Big City

A radio series traces the evolution of country, blues, and rock 'n' roll.

Georges Collinet broadcasting "Bonjour L'Afrique from Washington, D.C.

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From Maxi Voom Voom to Afropop

Georges Collinet was a rock ’n’ roll-playing, Cold War DJ; now he's an elder stateman of world music.

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From Revival to Rock ’n’ Roll

Rosetta Tharpe never had Mahalia Jackson’s political cachet or her connection to the civil rights movement.