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Decade by decade, this book presents rock's history from 1950's rhythm and blues to 1990's grunge and beyond. An endless array of surprises--including timelines, trivia quizzes, imaginative pop-ups, pullouts, gatefolds, accessory booklets, rotating pictorial wheels, and die-cut miniatures--vie for the reader's attention on the six generously illustrated double-page spreads.
From the Publisher
For every fan of rock and roll, this extraordinary "interactive" book is the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum's complete treasury of the artists, the music, and the culture that make the world of rock. From Bo Diddley and Lead Belly to Jimi Hendrix and Joni Mitchell to Pearl Jam and Nirvana, the myriad forms of rock are presented as never before. With separate pull-out booklets on the best indepedent labels, rock art and memorabilia, the British Invasion, Woodstock and the festivals, and more than 200 full-color photographs and illustrations, this is the ultimate rock trip
Crammed with memorabilila and facsimilies, from the most famous album covers and posters to guitars and sitars.
Meet the deejays and the musicians, visit their studios and their sets, and test your knowledge with the interactive trivia quizzes.
CD features interviews with the pioneering movers and shakers of the rock world.
Visit in 3-D form some of rock's greatest shrines and performances.