|The Music of the Fifties--The Music Rebellion Begins|
McCarthy was busy leading communist witch hunts, teens
began to follow the lead of James Dean and they began to
rebel.... out of this rebellion came an era was known as
the Rockin' 50's. This page is going to introduce you to
the types of music that ruled this generation.
The meaning of rock 'n' roll in the 1950s was thus the subject of a running debate between ideological salesmen like Alan Freed and newspapers full of anxious, scoffing, "grown-ups."
Links to Artists of the Era
Bill Hayley and the Comets