Film, Video Billy Bragg: Roots, Radicals & Rockers

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Title
Billy Bragg: Roots, Radicals & Rockers
Summary
The roots of skiffle as a musical genre and its influence on popular music is discussed in this book talk presented by singer and guitarist Billy Bragg. In his book, "Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World," Bragg examines the moment in history following World War II when British teens transformed the country's pop music from a jazz-based musical form into the guitar-led sound that changed the world of music.
Event Date
July 21, 2017
Related Resources
American Folklife Center: https://www.loc.gov/folklife/
Running Time
1 hours 26 minutes 19 seconds
Online Format
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