A ROK 'n' Roll Odyssey - Rock n' Roll
Late '40s and early '50s
Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry,
A hybrid of black and white music styles, rock 'n' roll was
directly inspired by '40s rhythm & blues music, blended with
gospel and country & western genres.
For the guys: black leather jacket, jeans, white t-shirts and
Vaseline quiffs. For the girls: roll-up jeans, swing skirts,
neckerchiefs and Capri pants.
Modern day equivalents?
Arctic Monkeys, The Black Keys, The Weekend