Tag: RocknRoll Unravelled

About RocknRoll Unravelled Radio Wey

Radio Wey (UK – Chertsey, Surrey) Radio Wey Jon Andrews – Brunchtime Breakfast: Monday Morning, 9.00 am – noon (UK) 15 May 2017: I talked to john about Rock’n’Roll Unravelled and the music of the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s. For all of Derek Shelmerdine‘s appearances on all radio stations


The Frank Carlyle Show Mersey Radio

The Frank Carlyle Show show: Monday 8.00 – 10.30 pm (UK) on Mersey Radio, Liverpool ………………………….. NEXT APPEARANCE 26 February: More Famous After Death at 9.15 pm (UK) Watch this space for information about the show… ………………………….. PREVIOUS FRANK CARLYLE SHOWS 2018 22 January: The Drifters Story For information about the show + LISTEN AGAIN…


Review: Record Collector

Record Collector magazine’s September 2016 review of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled. Pulling at the thread on the 20th Century’s jumper Want to know when Elvis wore a jumpsuit on stage for the first time? Or how about the date ads were placed for “4 insane boys”, resulting in the formation of The Monkees? You’ll find it all…


Review: Sound of Fury Fan Club

This review of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled is by Chris Eley of the Sound of Fury Fan Club. The original review can be found at: Sound of Fury Fab Club The review… Rock’n’Roll Unravelled – by Derek Shelmerdine An abridged review copy of this publication, with the front page caption ‘From its Roots to mid-1970’s Punk’ came…


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…