The Real King of Rock and Roll

June 7, 2011

Hour 1: ´╗┐Who was the real originator of rock and roll and why have his many contributions gone largely unnoticed until now? We’ll talk this hour with Texas Monthly [1] Senior Editor Michael Hall, who looks back at the life of rock pioneer Bill Haley [2] in his piece “Falling Comet” which appears in the current issue of the magazine.

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[1] Texas Monthly: http://www.texasmonthly.com/

[2] Bill Haley: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5fsqYctXgM

[3] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/137061834/KERA_137061834.mp3

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