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A profile of the dave clark five, the british invasion's second attack on american shores in the mid-sixties, the raucous and fun group who scored with hits like "glad all over," "catch us if you can," and "over and over" this dave clark five profile, which includes music, history, and trivia, is one of a series on music's most popular artists of the rock and roll . The bbc is collecting photos, audio & video of your cherished music memorabilia - ticket stubs, diary entries, teen band recordings, rare footage and more - to tell the stories of british rock and . Pop rocks history pop rocks were developed in 1956 by general foods research scientist william a mitchell (pictured below) and introduced to the market in 1975 at 15 cents per pack then the pop rocks rage took offand continues today. Like the previous volumes of british invasion: history of british rock, vol 7 has a good mix of hits and obscurities that makes it a definitive portrait of mainstream british pop in the late '60s ~ stephen thomas erlewine. A history of punk music and its effect on british culture and society august 10, 2011 joseph little rock history 0 punk and its pioneers, though they may not have wanted to, changed the face of music as we knew it.
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