CLASSROOM / Culture Studies

The American Sound
Just History tells the story of Rock & Roll.

SERIES    EPISODES    OBJECTS    RECOMMENDATIONS

   The 1950s    From studio legends to teenage heartthrobs and scandalous TV performances, learn how these clean-cut rockers defined the sound of the baby boomers.

The 1950s

From studio legends to teenage heartthrobs and scandalous TV performances, learn how these clean-cut rockers defined the sound of the baby boomers.

   The 1980s    From synthesizers to MTV, revisit the decade that brought us New Wave, Heavy Metal, and the King of Pop.

The 1980s

From synthesizers to MTV, revisit the decade that brought us New Wave, Heavy Metal, and the King of Pop.

   The 1960s    From protest songs to LSD and Woodstock, dive in to the decade that saw Rock blossom with wider influences and heavier tones.

The 1960s

From protest songs to LSD and Woodstock, dive in to the decade that saw Rock blossom with wider influences and heavier tones.

   The 1990s    From skinny jeans to CDs and Napster, this decade birthed Grunge, Indie Rock, and Gangster Rap. 

The 1990s

From skinny jeans to CDs and Napster, this decade birthed Grunge, Indie Rock, and Gangster Rap. 

   The 1970s    From harder drugs to more makeup and tighter pants, this is the decade that saw the birth of Glam, Disco, and Punk Rock.

The 1970s

From harder drugs to more makeup and tighter pants, this is the decade that saw the birth of Glam, Disco, and Punk Rock.

   The 2000s    From boy bands to iPods, the new millennium brought new standards to many genres, and big threats to the music industry. 

The 2000s

From boy bands to iPods, the new millennium brought new standards to many genres, and big threats to the music industry. 


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THE 1950s

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