Roots of Rock / Various
The pre-war blues provided much of the fuel for the 60's Blues booms and the subsequent development of rock. Here are 25 examples of the original versions of songs made famous in the rock era by Elvis Presley/Cream/Led Zeppelin/Them/The Yardbirds/B.B. King and the Rolling Stones. A bargain primer for the roots of rock. Acrobat. 2003.