Music author and author Marc Myers on rock concerts of 1950s via 1980s

Viewers who attended, listened to about or wished they were at any of the evolutionary rock concerts of the 1950s by way of 1985 will be keen to get a driving-the-scenes glimpse of what genuinely went into the making of these phenomenal performances now in the record publications.

Longtime new music author, journalist and writer Marc Myers requires viewers by a energetic account of this era of new music nostalgia in his new reserve “Rock Live performance: An Oral Background as Told by the Artists, Backstage Insiders, and Admirers Who Ended up There.”  

The e-book examines reside rock performances through these many years, highlighting how this amusement style grew to become a ceremony of passage for young individuals as it progressed alongside with the tunes, technology and cultural modifications of the periods.   

The reserve is centered on to start with-hand info gleaned from far more than 90 interviews with musicians, promoters, stagehands and numerous many others involved in the production of dwell rock concert events all through individuals many years, serving as an oral background of what Myers phone calls the “golden age” of the rock concert experience.  

Rock Concert book jacket

Myers is a common contributor to The Wall Street Journal, in which he writes about new music and the arts. His critically acclaimed previous publications involve “Anatomy of a Music” and “Why Jazz Transpired.” He also seems regular monthly on SiriusXM’s Suggestions, and posts everyday at the award-profitable web page JazzWax.com. 

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