The Rock 'n' Roll Years (1955-69)
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A small music appreciation group that specialises in a key fifteen-year period of popular music. The first fifteen years of rock ‘n’ roll, covering other than Elvis and the Beatles originals and imitators such genres as doo-wop, trad jazz, folk, the Brill building, Motown, flower power etc. Each attendee chooses at least four titles based on the month’s chosen theme, discussion and commentary taking place between records. Members take turns at choosing the following month’s theme.
Meets: Last Thursday of the month, 2 - 4 p.m. at members' homes.
Costs: Members who can't host contribute £1 towards light refreshments.
Maximum 8 members in the group. There are vacancies.