Music History

The history of rock as told in comic book infographic form

There are tens of thousands of ways you can learn about the history of rock, but this infographic (via Graphicspedia) is one of the most concise timelines you’ll find anywhere. I don’t agree entirely with its portrayal of rock history–it’s drawn from a very American point of view–but it’s still kinda fun, even with all its snarkiness.

Click on the image to see the whole thing.

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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