History of Rock n Roll

by Brian McKinley from Mick's Tape Show at 2:54 PM on 8·22·2012

Louis Jordan – Rock n Roll Call (1956)
The Drifters – 60 Minute Man (1950)
Jackie Brenston – Rocket 88 (1951)
Big Mama Thornton – Hound Dog (1952)
Ray Charles – Mess Around (1953)
James Cotton – Cotton Crop Blues (1954)
Nat King Cole – Smile (1954)
Bill Haley – Rock Around the Clock (1955)

Screamin Jay Hawkins – I Put a Spell On You (1956)
Buddy Holly – That’ll Be the Day (1956)
Del Vikings – Come Go With Me (1957)
Janice Martin – Will you Willyum (1956)
Wanda Jackson – I gotta know (1956)
Bobby Darin – Splish Splash (1958)
Big Bopper – Chantilly Lace (1958)
Link Wray – Rumble (1958)
The Champs – Tequila (1958)

Lloyd Price – Stagger Lee (1959)
Duane Eddy – Rebel Rouser (1959)
Billy Boy Arnold – I Aint Got You (1955)**REQUEST**
Ray Charles – What’d I Say (1960)
Dinah Washington and Brook Benton – Baby, You’ve Got What it Takes (1960)
Roy Orbison – Only the Lonely (1960)
Patsy Cline – Crazy (1961)
The Mar-Keys – Last Night (1961)
James Brown – Night Train (1962)

Rufus Thomas – Walking the Dog (1963)
Beatles – Please Please Me (1963)
The Trashmen – Surfin Bird (1963)
The Kingsmen – Louie Louie (1963)
The Supremes – Where Did Our Love Go? (1964)
The Rolling Stones – I just wanna make love to you (1964)
The Who – My Generation (1965)
Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass (1965) – Love Potion # 9 (1965)
The Kinks – All Day and All of the Night (1965)

The Mamas and the Papas – California Dreamin (1966)
The Standells – Dirty Water (1966)
The Count Five – Psychotic Reaction (1966)
The Who – Pictures of Lily (1967)
Jimi Hendrix – Purple Haze (1967)
Velvet Underground – White Light White Heat (1968)
Otis Redding – Dock of the Bay (1968)

Archie Bell and the Bells – Tighten Up (1968)
The Rolling Stones – Gimme Shelter (1969)
King Crimson – 21st Century Schizoid Man (1969)
Joni Mitchell – Woodstock (1970)
The Stooges TV Eye (1970)
Marvin Gaye – Inner City Blues, Make Me Wanna Holler (1971)
Curtis Mayfield – Move On Up (1970)
Eric Burdon & War – Spill the Wine (1970)
Ike & Tina Turner – Soul to Soul (1971 Soul to Soul Festival in Ghana)
T-Rex – Bang a Gong (1971)
1972 – Staples Singers – Respect Yourself (Wattstax 1972)
David Bowie – Life on Mars (1972)
The Incredible Bongo Band – Apache (1973)

Iggy & the Stooges – Search and Destroy (1973)
Steely Dan – Pretzel Logic (1974)
The Rolling Stones – Angie (1973)
The Ramones – Beat on the Brat (1974 – first gig at CBGBs on 8-16-74)
Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody (1975)
Blood, Sweat & Tears – I Can’t Quit Her (1972)
Bob Dylan – Tangled Up In Blue (1975)
Patti Smith – Gloria (1975)
Thin Lizzy – Jailbreak (1976)
Anchorman – Afternoon Delight (1976)
The Modern Lovers – Astral Plane (1976)

Talking Heads – Don’t Worry About the Government (1977)
Elvis Costello – Mystery Dance (1977)
Frank Zappa – Dancin Fool (1977)
The Rolling Stones – Shattered (1978)
Joe Jackson – Throw it Away (1978)
Gang of Four – To Hell With Poverty (1979)
The B-52s – Planet Claire (1979)
The Clash – London Calling (1979)

Adam and the Ants – Antmusic (1980)
Joan Jett – Bad Reputation (1981)
Motorhead – Ace of Spades (1980)
Blondie – Rapture (1981)

The Descendents – Suburban Home (1982)
Bruce Springsteen – Atlantic City (1982)
The Jam – Move On Up (1982)

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