Brum Rocked On! by Laurie Hornsby
The people, places and passion that drove 60s Birmingham on through rock ‘n’ roll’s finest decade.
In 1963, the girls’ skirts started getting shorter and boys’ hair started getting longer. The 60s had finally got in to gear and, just like the fashion business, rock ‘n’ roll was all set to become a serious art form in its own right. From Applejacks to Zeppelin, Birmingham would play a vital role in defining the routes that rock would take though the rest of the decade.
Laurie Hornsby rediscovers the old haunts and venues that played host to the ongoing revolution, and follows the escapades of the the pioneering character who made it their business to guarantee that Brum Rocked On!