Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges into Music (Uncle John's Bathroom Readers)

Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges into Music (Uncle John's Bathroom Readers)

Bathroom Readers' Institute


What do Franz Liszt, Louis Armstrong, Woody Guthrie, and Elvis Presley have in universal? What’s the tale at the delivery of the banjo, the electrical guitar, and the Stradivarius violin? Why did disco occur? who're the punk princesses? those are only many of the questions spoke back during this full of life publication. full of proof, trivialities, and tales concerning the world’s musicians, tools, songs, and extra, this forever diverting "plunge" dips into the heritage of Motown, muzak, and marching bands; tells the key tales at the back of the hits; explores mythical venues just like the Grand Ole Opry, the Apollo, and the Fillmore; spots the not often sighted “two-hit wonders”; describes the origins of karaoke, rap song, and the cha cha cha. briefly, it contains all of the song information that’s healthy to print is right here in quite a few codecs — longer entries for prolonged sojourns and short tidbits for shorter stays.

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