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Bandstand is a detailed history of the Bandstand era. Well written. Brings back a lot of memories of Rock's early years. Dick Clark comes off prety well in this one.Published 19 months ago by Karl J. Ohrman
I read anything about Dick Clark who introduced rock and roll acts to mainstream TV in 1957. His legacy will go on for many years thanks to his insight.Published on February 12, 2013 by Tom S.
after years of watching bandstand i had no idea Clark was such a backstabbing SOB. his involvement in the payoila scandlas was ameliorated by his covering up details of his web of... Read morePublished on February 3, 2013 by Stephen Rhymer
In the Internet age, there are innumerable ways for people to release and discover music. In the early days of rock and roll, which coincided with the years of the rise of... Read morePublished on December 31, 2012 by Eric Mayforth
Wow, and they called John Gotti the teflon don? Dick Clark managed to skate through Payola while many of his associates went down in flames, but his every man for himself attitude... Read morePublished on May 28, 2012 by Colleen M. Burke
At least Dick Clark cooperated with this, so you get his point of view. The author is unsparing about Clark's money making ways, but the book is a bit too padded with historical... Read morePublished on December 3, 2008 by Bradley F. Smith
This is the ultimate book on one of the early major Rock n Roll shows. Every detail you could possibly want to know about American Bandstand is in here. Read morePublished on July 4, 2001 by LMG