Glam Rock 101

DJ Clay's History of Rock

It’s easy, when talking about glam rock, to concentrate on the fashion. The sparkle of sequence, the leather pants, the men in make-up, was all so… shocking.  It was all supposed to be. But in the end, all the camp and showmanship was distracting from some fantastic music. Glam rock borrowed everything from 50’s rock n’ roll revival to art rock of the late sixties. It was high concept and lowbrow. It was dancable and sexy; everything rock and roll is supposed to be.

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Glam Rock 101 Track List:
1. Rebel Rebel – David Bowie
2. Children of the Revolution – T. Rex
3. White Light/ White Heat – The Velvet Underground
4. Baby’s On Fire – Brian Eno
5. All the Young Dudes – Mott…

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