history of Scottish rock and pop all that ever mattered by Brian Hogg

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Written in English

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  • Rock music -- Scotland -- History and criticism.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Other titlesAll that ever mattered.
StatementBrian Hogg.
LC ClassificationsML3534 .H64 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination413 p. :
Number of Pages413
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20027126M
ISBN 100851127231

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The exhibition begins with the roots of Scottish pop, from Lonnie Donegan and the skiffle movement, through to the beat boom of the s and Scotland’s first pop superstar, Lulu. There’s a nod to the folk revival and psychedelic butterflies the Incredible String Band, before we stomp into the hard rock s and the post-punk and New Pop.

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Rip It Up is on at the National Museum of Scotland from 22 June to 25 November. Part two of Vic Galloway's Story of Scottish Pop: Scottish Rock.

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