Origins of Rock The Fifties: Classic Rock Bands

From Chuck Berry to Elvis, Bill Haley to Buddy Holly

Entertaining, Accessible and Comprehensive

An extract from the bestselling Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock this powerful and vivid, FREE download maps out the explosive beginnings of rock 'n' roll...


  • Top artists, albums, venues
  • Recommended album listings
  • Sounds and Sources section
  • Packed with photos.

Classic Rock Bands spread, Chuck Berry
Classic Rock Bands, Elvis Presley