qRock Movers a Shakers provides career chronologies of every rock group and solo act that have made rock what it is today. Day by day, month by month, data are given for releases, tours, and TV and radio appearances, with a wealth of background biographical material on school, marriages, litigation, and more.q qThe artists included have all made significant contributions to the development of the rock scene - both in their recording careers and more widely. Peak chart positions in both the United States and the United Kingdom are given for singles and albums for every act featured.q qThe most comprehensive reference book of its kind, Rock Movers a Shakers has 608 pages of fascinating insights into the acts that qmade rock happen, q from Abba to ZZ Top, packed with facts and refreshingly free from opinionizing.q--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved1%2 Jan Motorcycle by Tico aamp; The Triumphs reaches US #99 on Amy Records, which has acquired Madison and ... 1964 Dropping out of law school, Simon travels to UK (joined during summer vacation by Garfunkel), where he plays the folk circuit, and is befriended by ... Dec When Simon aamp; Garfunkela#39;s Tlie Sound Of Silence hits US chart, Simon is contacted by producer Tom Wilson and ... 1971 He writes songs for, and then records (partly in Jamaica) his first post-duo solo album.
|Title||:||Rock Movers & Shakers|
|Author||:||Dafydd Rees, Luke Crampton|
|Publisher||:||Abc-Clio Incorporated - 1991|