Under the Rock Umbrella: Contemporary Poets from 1951-1977

Under the Rock Umbrella Contemporary Poets from Alan Freed a disc jockey who coined the term rock n roll organized the Moondog Coronation ball in Cleveland Ohio where it was estimated fans crashed the gates and caused the event to be cance

  • Title: Under the Rock Umbrella: Contemporary Poets from 1951-1977
  • Author: William Walsh Jack Myers
  • ISBN: 9780881460476
  • Page: 326
  • Format: Paperback
  • Alan Freed a disc jockey who coined the term rock n roll organized the Moondog Coronation ball in Cleveland, Ohio, where it was estimated 20,000 fans crashed the gates and caused the event to be cancelled This is considered by historians to be the first rock concert and the birth of rock n roll A person would be hard pressed to discover a modern American poet bornAlan Freed a disc jockey who coined the term rock n roll organized the Moondog Coronation ball in Cleveland, Ohio, where it was estimated 20,000 fans crashed the gates and caused the event to be cancelled This is considered by historians to be the first rock concert and the birth of rock n roll A person would be hard pressed to discover a modern American poet born between 1951 and 1977 who was not influenced by popular music Throughout this turbulant twenty six year period, the music wove its way into and through the country s sub consciousness The period between 1951 and 1977 were watershed years for the country and the underlying influence to a monumental degree was popular music It was exciting, youthful, and electric Its influence was indelible Under the Rock Umbrella brings together the best poets influenced by this powerful era in music to allow us to examine the music of each poet s own verse.

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    About " William Walsh Jack Myers "

  • William Walsh Jack Myers

    William Walsh is the author of Unknown Arts, Ampersand, Mass Pathologies, Questionstruck all from Keyhole Press and Without Wax Casperian Books His work has appeared in a number of journals, including Annalemma, Artifice, LIT, Rosebud, Quarterly West, Caketrain, Juked, New York Tyrant, and McSweeney s Internet Tendency He is the editor of RE Telling Ampersand Books , a collection of literary fan fictions featuring the work of 30 authors.

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