A History of Rock Music in 500 Songs

Andrew Hickey presents a history of rock music from 1938 to 1999, looking at five hundred songs that shaped the genre.

https://500songs.com/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h32m. Bisher sind 209 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 hour 32 minutes

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Episode 161: “Alone Again Or” by Love


Episode 161 is on Alone Again Or by Love. This is just placeholder text for now, but in the morning I will add a transcript, links, and the rest.


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XMAS BONUS: “Christmas Time is Here Again” by the Beatles


As were in the period between Christmas and New Year, the gap between episodes is going to be longer than normal, and the podcast proper is going to be back on January the ninth. So nobody has to wait around for another fortnight for a new episode, I tho


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 2022-12-29  n/a
 
 

XMAS BONUS: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer


As we’re in the period between Christmas and New Year, the gap between episodes is going to be longer than normal, and the podcast proper is going to be back on January the ninth. So nobody has to wait around for another fortnight for a new episode, I th


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 2022-12-28  n/a
 
 

XMAS BONUS: Little St. Nick


As were in the period between Christmas and New Year, the gap between episodes is going to be longer than normal, and the podcast proper is going to be back on January the ninth. So nobody has to wait around for another fortnight for a new episode, I tho


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 2022-12-27  n/a
 
 

episode 160: Episode 160: “Flowers in the Rain” by the Move


Episode 160 of A History of Rock Music in Five Hundred Songs looks at “Flowers in the Rain by the Move, their transition into ELO, and the career of Roy Wood. Click the full post to read liner notes, links to more information, and a transcript of the epi


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 2022-12-22  n/a
 
 

ADMIN: Holiday Schedule 2022


Transcript This is just to let people know whats happening with the podcast over the next few weeks, as we head into a season which has holiday celebrations for many people, including me. The podcast has been keeping to a fortnightly schedule for the las


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 2022-12-18  n/a
 
 

episode 159: Episode 159: “Itchycoo Park”, by the Small Faces


Episode 159 of A History of Rock Music in Five Hundred Songs looks at “Itchycoo Park” by the Small Faces, and their transition from Mod to psychedelia. Click the full post to read liner notes, links to more information, and a transcript of the episode.


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 2022-12-07  n/a
 
 

Episode 158: “White Rabbit” by Jefferson Airplane


Episode one hundred and fifty-eight of A History of Rock Music in Five Hundred Songs looks at “White Rabbit”, Jefferson Airplane, and the rise of the San Francisco sound. Click the full post to read liner notes, links to more information, and a transcrip


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 2022-11-23  n/a
 
 

episode 157: Episode 157: “See Emily Play” by The Pink Floyd


Episode one hundred and fifty-seven of A History of Rock Music in Five Hundred Songs looks at “See Emily Play, the birth of the UK underground, and the career of Roger Barrett, known as Syd. Click the full post to read liner notes, links to more informat


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 2022-11-08  n/a
 
 

episode 156: Episode 156: “I Was Made to Love Her” by Stevie Wonder


Episode one hundred and fifty-six of A History of Rock Music in Five Hundred Songs looks at “I Was Made to Love Her, the early career of Stevie Wonder, and the Detroit riots of 1967. Click the full post to read liner notes, links to more information, and


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 2022-10-25  n/a