McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Rock Music Styles: A History is a book that takes students on a musical trip through the history of rock music, from the beginnings of rock music through the styles that are used in rock music today. To assist students in becoming fully immersed in a variety of musical genres, Charlton offers detailed summaries and descriptions, along with historical context, as teaching tools. Students will be able to make connections between musical advancements that occurred throughout the decades after gaining knowledge from featured performers scattered throughout the text and investigating major songs in new and improved Listening guides. Students will have a deeper understanding and enjoyment of rock music styles throughout the 20th century and beyond after reading the eighth edition of Rock Music Styles: A History.