The Free Dictionary  
mailing list For webmasters
Welcome Guest Forum Search | Active Topics | Members

The First Rock Major Concert Is Held, Gets Shut Down (1952) Options
Daemon
Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013 12:00:00 AM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 3/7/2009
Posts: 29,661
Neurons: 88,161
Location: Inside Farlex computers
The First Rock Major Concert Is Held, Gets Shut Down (1952)

On the night of March 21, 1952, more than 20,000 fans tried to pack into the Cleveland Arena, which had an actual capacity of about half that number. Consequently, authorities shut down that evening's concert, the Moondog Coronation Ball, just minutes into the opening act, Paul Williams and his Hucklebuckers. The show is considered to have been the first major rock concert in history. It was promoted by Alan Freed, the Cleveland disc jockey believed to have coined what term? More...
excaelis
Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013 2:41:57 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 6/30/2010
Posts: 10,981
Neurons: 32,652
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Oops ! Punishment corporal for the headline writer, I believe.
pedro
Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013 6:03:09 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 5/21/2009
Posts: 13,059
Neurons: 63,022
What ever became of Paul Williams and his Hucklebuckers?
IMcRout
Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013 7:25:24 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 5/27/2011
Posts: 35,382
Neurons: 563,379
Location: Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Wot ex said. Who was Rock Major?
Users browsing this topic
Guest


Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.