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History of Rock 'n' Roll Ep.7 Guitar Heroes

Santana – Black Magic Woman 2:20
Van Halen – Right Here, Right Now 4:07
The Who – Won’t Get Fooled Again 9:31
Elvis Presley – Blue Moon of Kentucky 13:18
B.B. King – Sweet Sixteen 21:38
T-Bone Walker – Goin’ To Chicago Blues 22:47
The Rolling Stones – The Last Time 23:03
The Yardbirds – Train Kept a Rollin’ 25:20
Led Zeppelin – Dazed and Confused 25:40
Cream – Sunshine Of Your Love 28:19
Eric Clapton – Layla 30:03
Guns n Roses – Sweet Child O’Mine 33:52
U2 – Bullet the Blue Sky 35:42
Chuck Berry – Childhood Sweetheart 38:14
…are the featured songs on The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll DVD Volume 4, Episode 7 “Guitar Heroes”. Les Paul’s invention of the electric guitar paved the way for later Rock ‘n’ Roll guitar heroes. The rock music documentary was originally broadcast on April 17, 1995, on the Prime Time Entertainment Network.

The ten-episode television documentary mini-series was produced by TL and were later released on VHS, DVD, and reran on TLC and VH1. The latter showed all ten parts in the last 10 weeks of the year 1999 on Friday night as part of a countdown to the year 2000. The series covers Rock Music from the 1950s to the 1990s and features over 200 exclusive interviews with many well-known artists and other music industry figures. #rocknroll #rockhistory