America's Music Film Series: Rock and Roll

The History of Rock n Roll: Episode 6, Plugging In
Susan Steinberg (1995)

Executive produced by Quincy Jones and respected writers Peter Guralnick and Greil Marcus listed as consultants, this series serves as an introduction for neophytes and a refresher course for experts. Beginning in the pre-rock days of bluesman Muddy Waters and boogie woogie master Louis Jordan and continuing through the death of Kurt Cobain and the birth of the Lollapalooza festival in the mid-1990s, along the way dozens of big-name performers are on hand to lead us through the story.

Accolades for the film include:
National Emmy Nomination
C.I.N.E. Golden Eagle Award winner

This event is free and open to the public.

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