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The Seventh Stream
The Emergence of Rocknroll in American Popular Music
Philip H. Ennis

Wesleyan University Press


• List of Figures and Tables
• Acknowledgments
• Introduction
• Part One: Six Streams Assemble: 1900-1940
• The Organization of Popular Musics
• The Basic Struggle: Publisher against Broadcaster z8 Gospel, Jazz, Folk: Their Paths in Development
• The Po Stream Leads It All to 1940 and the War
• Part Two: Rocknroll Emerges: 1945-1965
• Redesigning the Machine: The Disk Jockey Takes Over
• The Streams Aligned
• The Early Crossovers
• The King and his Court
• Part Three: Rock Matures: 1965-1970
• The Industry Refuses, Then Accommodates
• he Youth Movements
• Rock
• The Pause Point Continuum
• Notes
• Bibliography
• Index

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