Secret History of Rock: The Most Influential Bands You've Never Heard

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Crown Publishing Group, Aug 1, 1998 - Biography & Autobiography - 280 pages
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To amend the "official" history of Rock, the author focuses on the fascinating history and powerful influence that certain innovative, albeit generally under-appreciated, musicians have had on successive generations of bands. 50 illustrations.

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I was a 19 year old discovering the history of avant-garde rock music just as modern indie rock began, this book couldn't have come into my world at a better time. Sure, the book isn't perfect, it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

if i had known that this book was written in 1998, i probably would not have read it. however, i found a bunch of music that i haven't heard of, some that i had heard OF but never heard, and some ... Read full review

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Roni Sarig (White Plains, NY) is a bicycle enthusiast and prRoni Sarig (White Plains, NY) is a bicycle enthusiast and professional writer.
Paul Dorn (Sacramento, CA) is a bicycofessional writer.
Paul Dorn (Sacramento, CA) is a bicycle commuting blogger and writer in northern California, and le commuting blogger and writer in northern California, and creator of a popular bike commuting advice website at www.rucreator of a popular bike commuting advice website at www.runmuki.com/commute. He is the former executive director of thnmuki.com/commute. He is the former executive director of the California Bicycle Coalition, and former board member and e California Bicycle Coalition, and former board member and newsletter editor of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition. Donewsletter editor of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition. Dorn is certified by the League of American Bicyclists as a Lern is certified by the League of American Bicyclists as a League Cycling Instructor (LCI #1237). ague Cycling Instructor (LCI #1237).

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