Do You Hear That Beat?: Wisconsin Pop/Rock in the 50s and 60s by Gary E. Myers
The Badger State/the Dairy State. The city known for its beer production. But for many Wisconsinites during the years from Truman to Nixon, the home-grown music was a more important commodity. This book is about that music and the people who created it. Remember, discover, and enjoy.
Where did the state's first rock 'n' roll recording session take place?
Which Madison group included a guitarist who later became a U.S. astronaut?
What Superior band was produced by Bob Dylan's brother?
Who went 17 years between releases, then hit the charts?
When did a Milwaukee-born pop/jazz star of the 80's begin his recording career?
Why did a top country artist nearly give up recording before his big hit?
How did a teen-age Milwaukee band get on a Seattle record label?
Over 350 bands and artists - from A.B. Skhy to the Zakons.
First time ever - the complete story of the Messengers and Michael & the Messengers.
The Cuca Records story.
Many groups never before covered in print - Attila & the Huns, Baroques, Comic Books, Vilas Craig, Joey Gee & the Come Ons, Shag, Skunks, Underground Sunshine, and more.