Re: rock n roll

John Holland (jholland@chipublib.org)
Thu, 3 Jun 1999 10:17:58 -0700 (PDT)

I have seen only the PBS set (Rock n Roll), when it was aired on TV. It
was very good as I recall. The "History of Rock & Roll" series would
appear to be an exact replica, based on the episode titles, but I haven't
seen it. We have both here, and both are heavily used.

John Holland
Chicago Public Library
Film/Video Center
(312)747-4100
jholland@chipublib.org

On Thu, 3 Jun 1999, Barb Bergman wrote:

> I'm looking at ordering one of these History of Rock and Roll sets. I was
> wondering if any of you have seen both and would recommend one over the
> other or if they're pretty comparable. Or if they're different enough to
> justify purchasing both.
>
> Rock & Roll, WGBH, 1995, 5 videos, flaming guitar covers...
>
> The History of Rock n Roll, TimeLife, 10 videos
>
> thanks in advance,
> Barb
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