Tag: Derek Shelmerdine

Friday Night Pub Quiz #10

Welcome to Friday Night Pub Quiz #10, where you can test your music knowledge about rock’n’roll, from its roots in the early 20th century to punk rock in the mid-1970s. The background to the answers can be found in my book Rock’n’Roll Unravelled. The specialist topic this week: Producers. Questions 1.Who replaced Eric Clapton in…


Friday Night Pub Quiz #9

Welcome to Friday Night Pub Quiz #9. Where you can test your music knowledge about rock’n’roll, from its roots in the early 20th century to punk rock in the mid-1970s. The background to most of the answers can be found in my book Rock’n’Roll Unravelled. The specialist topic this week: Led Zeppelin. Questions 1.What was…


The Saturday Hop

The Saturday Hop is a UK based radio show which is syndicated in the UK and America. Hosted by Susanne Taggart, the show plays music from the first days of rock’n’roll and rockabilly, through to the revival of the 70’s and 80’s; both traditional and obscure, with the information behind the music. 10 December 2016: Derek Shelmerdine talked to…