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|This is where it all began, daddy-o.
The gramophone player even looks
like an original Dansette.
Don't be square. Put on your blue
suede shoes, turn up the volume,
click on the photo and rock and roll
to Bill Haley and the Comets - Rock
Around The Clock (which was released
on the Brunswick label - remember
that?) and which featured in the 1955
film "The Blackboard Jungle", starring
Glen Ford. The rest is history, daddy-o.
If you want to see your favourites from this era here, check out YouTube
and copy and paste the URL (web address) into an email to me
From the 1956 movie
"Rock Around The Clock"
Bill Haley & The Comets
|Razzle Dazzle||See You Later Alligator||Rock-A-Beatin Boogie|
|R-O-C-K||Rudy's Rock (Rudy Pompilli - tenor sax)|
|From the 1956 movie
"Don't Knock The Rock"
|Rip It Up - Bill Haley||Goofin' Around - Bill Haley||Hot Dog Buddy Buddy
|Long Tall Sally - Little Richard||Tutti Frutti - Little Richard|
|Fats Domino||Ain't That A Shame||Blueberry Hill||The Fat Man
Walking To New Orleans
|Good Golly Miss Molly - Little Richard
from a live concert recorded for UK TV in 1963.
It was shown on Anglia TV in the 1980's
under the title "don't knock the rock"
|I'm Not a Juvenile Delinquent
Frankie Lymon and The Teenagers
|At The Hop - Danny & The Juniors
from the 1958 movie "Let's Rock".
|To Know Him Is To Love Him
The Teddy Bears
|Be My Baby
|DOO WOP||The Moonglows
(introduced by Alan Freed)
Da Doo Ron Ron
|Dion and The Belmonts
Little Darling (2007 clip)
|Members' requests||Pat Boone - April Love
|Joe Brown and The Bruvvers
That's What Love Will Do
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