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Big Beat Heat: Alan Freed and the Early Years of Rock & Roll

ISBN: 9780028711553
Publisher: Schirmer Books
Publication Date: 1991-06
Number of pages: 400
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An evocative portrait of the early days of rock music chronicles the contributions of disc jockey Alan Freed, discussing his radio career, work as a promoter, involvement in the late-1950s payola scandal, and role as spokesman for the American musical scene. Reprint.

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