Mother Of Rock: Lillian Roxon

2014

May 29, 2014

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In New York City in 1968 a revolution was under way in a tiny club called Max's Kansas City. When Andy Warhol's Factory superstars collided with the underground music scene at Max's, punk rock was born. The reigning queen of Max's was Australian journalist Lillian Roxon. She was a music visionary who understood before anyone else how important music would be in shaping popular culture. Lillian's book on rock music, The Rock Encyclopedia, was first published in 1969. (Commissioned by SBS) (Docum...
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