Music 152--Development of Rock & Roll
Links relating to the RealAudio plug-in for your browser
Below are links to off-campus sites with materials relating to rock music appreciation:
This is a one-stop index for information on Rock/Pop genres/styles.
Comprehensive alphabetical search index for websites on rock/pop musicians/bands.
Look here if you want to find the words to your favorite songs.
Includes many great features, such as biographies/sound clips of all Hall of Fame Honorees, various on-line exhibits, a virtual tour of the Hall, on-line interviews with Rock artists, etc.
Interesting facts on what happened in rock music on this day. Also includes a search index for any day of the year.
This is one of the most amazing music resources on the web. This search engine for the CD Now compact disc/video mailorder company allows you to search their archive of over 200,000 soundclips, or find detailed information on any music artist/band/album.
Note: In order to hear the audio clips you must have at least a 28.8 modem and the RealAudio plug-in/RealPlayer software installed for your browser. This plug-in is available FREE on the web from the REAL website.
Results of their 1993 poll of best Rock albums of all-time.
Some very nice photo images of rock greats, a year-by-year listing of Life's "Editors' Choice for the best Rock & Roll songs from 1952 to the present, Rock Trivia, special tributes to Elvis, The Beatles, etc.
Descriptions of other music classes, short biographies of music faculty, calander of music events, descriptions of performing groups, etc.
Send comments to Professor Jacobson
Revised on July 14, 2002