New Book on the History of Canadian Rock and Pop

It used to be that we did a lousy job of documenting the history of music in this country.  But over the last fifteen years or so, there’s been a blessed change in the situation.

Marty Melhuish’s Oh What a Feeling features a year by year chronology of the Canadian artists, events and music and contains than 1,000 entries and images.

Oh What a Feeling - Martin Melhuish copy

If you’re at Canadian Music Week this weekend, there’s a special book release event at 3:45 on Saturday on the convention floor of the Marriott at Bay and Dundas.


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.

One thought on “New Book on the History of Canadian Rock and Pop

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:27 am

    How odd that it’s priced in USD.


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