Selected by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as its official source of information, this authoritative volume, first published in 1983, once again tops the charts with its full coverage of every aspect of the rock scene. Accompanying the more than 2, 200 performer profiles are essays that reveal the artists' musical influences, first breaks, hits and misses, and more.After guitarist Al DiMeola replaced Connors, Return to Forever reached a peak of popularity on the rock circuit. Clarke and DiMeola went ... Patitucci and Weckl left the Elektric Band in 1993, replaced by bassist Jimmy Earl and drummer Gary Novak. Corea started his own label, Stretch Records (a subsidiary of GRP) in 1992 to record like-minded musicians, including Patitucci and guitarist Robben Ford. The Cornelius ... By 1974 the Corneliuses were no longer a pop-chart presence.
|Title||:||The New Rolling Stone Encyclopedia of Rock & Roll|
|Author||:||Patricia Romanowski Bashe, Patricia Romanowski, Holly George-Warren, Jon Pareles|
|Publisher||:||Touchstone - 1995|