album Alan Freed - ...And This Is Rock 'N' Roll mp3 download

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Genre: Rock
Performer: Alan Freed
Album: ...And This Is Rock 'N' Roll
Released: 1985
Style: Rock & Roll
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Albert James "Alan" Freed (December 15, 1921 – January 20, 1965) was an American disc jockey. He became internationally known for promoting the mix of blues, country, rhythm and blues music on the radio in the United States and Europe under the name of rock and roll. His career was destroyed by the payola scandal that hit the broadcasting industry in the early 1960s.

This is the story of Alan Freed. He was working as a DJ in Cleveland, Ohio, and he discovered how amazing R&B or Rhytym & Blues is, however, the music is considered to be "BLACK" music. So, most radio stations won't play it. However, Freed believed that it's the next wave, so he fights to have it played on the air. Eventually, he went into the big time - New York, and he decided to dub this music "ROCK & ROLL". Despite his success, he still had a lot of opposition and made deals with the wrong people, which would lead to his downfall.

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From its fused inception, rock ‘n’ roll was already a racially integrated American invention being blasted in teenage bedrooms as early as 1955, but as the Civil Rights Movement was gaining momentum going into 1960, the genre was being commercially segregated, on the sly, into white (British Invasion) and black (soul) music by the (WASPy) establishment. Needless to say, I was floored. Alan Freed and Dick Clark both played important parts in the rise of rock ’n’ roll (Freed embodied the incendiary spirit of the music more than Clark, refusing to play white cover versions of black songs, such as Pat Boone’s Tutti Frutti ). And though they both denied ever accepting payola, it’s almost impossible to imagine two young, popular jocks not succumbing to a little temptation.

Alan Freed was born on December 21, 1921, in Windber, Pennsylvania. When he was 12, his family moved to Salem, Ohio

Alan Freed has his short-lived televised rock 'n' roll show canceled when complaints pour in over seeing black teenage singer Frankie Lymon dancing on screen with a white girl. In the first move to tame down rock 'n' roll by society ABC television launches the national version of a Philadelphia program called "American Bandstand" which winds up promoting the more wholesome side of rock. The Everly Brothers hit "Wake Up Little Susie" is banned from the airwaves in Boston for lyrical content.

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A1 Alan Freed's "Moondog" House Radio Show (Radio Station WJW-AM And FM In Cleveland,Ohio) - (Recorded Date: March 22nd, 1952)
A2 The Space Man
B1 Alan Freed's "Rock 'N' Roll Party Radio Show (Radio Station WINS-AM And FM 1010 In New York City) - (Recorded Date: September 8th, 1954)
B2 Alan Freed's "Big Beat Rock 'N' Roll Dance Party TV Show WNEW-TV Channel 5 In New York City) - (Recorded Date: September 23rd, 1958)
Guest – Buddy Holly
B3 Alan Freed's "Big Beat Rock 'N' Roll Dance Party TV Show (WNEW-TV, Channel 5 In New York City) - (Recorded Date: June 30th, 1957)
Guest – Jerry Lee Lewis
B4 Alan Freed's Last Good-Bye To All His Devoted Fans (Alan Freed's "Big Beat Rock 'N' Roll Dance Party TV Show, WNEW-TV Channel 5 In New York City) - (Reocrded Date: November 23rd, 1959)

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Demo-Vox Sound Studios


  • Co-producer, Engineer, Liner Notes – Frank Grassi
  • Design – Graphically Yours
  • Executive-Producer, Research – Len Leonards
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album Various - Alan Freed's Top 15 mp3 download

Various - Alan Freed's Top 15 album mp3

Rock & Roll, Rhythm & Blues
Performer: Various
Genre: Rock / Funk, Soul
Title: Alan Freed's Top 15
Country: US
album The Freed Unit - The City mp3 download

The Freed Unit - The City album mp3

Space Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Indie Rock
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Genre: Rock
Title: The City
Country: UK
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Released: 2009
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Title: All We Need Is Dance
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Title: The Alan Freed Rock 'N' Roll Show
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Title: Till The Clouds Roll By & Singin' In The Rain
Country: US