September 21, 2023
The Secret History of Rock

‪The Secret History of Rock Trivia Blog 00‬3

Welcome to Who Wants to be a Know-It-All?, the game where we see just what kind of trivia geek you are!

Every week, I’ll post one of my “I Did Not Know That!”-type videos, what I like to call The Secret History of Rock Trivia of the Week.

And remember: if you have any kind of weird trivia, I’m always interested in it! Send it via tiwtter (@alancross), Facebook, or leave a comment at the bottom of this post. If your trivia happens to be credible, I’ll use it in one of my video blogs and will credit you.

See you next time.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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One thought on “‪The Secret History of Rock Trivia Blog 00‬3

  • i once read that the term punk was coined by lester bangs in 1968, in an unprinted article, to describe the psychedelic/garage bands of the mid 60's. could just be a typical lester bangs myth though.


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