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Andrew Solt Productions

Overview
Works: 127 works in 173 publications in 2 languages and 4,183 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Interviews  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs  Television mini-series  History  Biography  Filmed performances 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: ML3534, 781.6609
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Solt Productions
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ten episode documentary covers rock 'n' roll history from its humble beginnings in the '50s to Lollapalooza in the '90s. A kaleidoscope of musical memories, it features interviews with stars from Little Richard to Bono, as they recall the sound and songs that changed their lives. There are vintage clips examining: early stars during rock's first golden age, the turmoil of the British Invasion, the incandescent birth of soul, the death of the folk troubadour as Dylan went electric, the rise and fall of the counterculture, guitar heroes forever, the split personality of the 70s, the rise of punk, and the reinvention of rock to encompass MTV and festival mania in the 90s. Includes classic footage, concert performances, complete songs, and stars galore
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of rock 'n' roll from its inception to its reinvention in the 1980's
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

10 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the glory days of rock's first golden age with footage of Buddy Holly, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis and others
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how rock 'n roll reinvented itself in the mid-sixties. Includes film clips of Bob Dylan's performance at the Newport Film Festival in 1965 and footage of folk-rock pioneers like the Byrds and the Mamas and the Papas. Recalls the Monterey Pop Festival and the appearances there of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Pete Townshend and others
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the rise and fall of rock's counterculture in the late sixties. Includes looks at Jimi Hendrix, the Grateful Dead, Santana, Jefferson Airplane, Janis Joplin appearing with Big Brother and the Holding Company and others
Elvis, the great performances( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life and career of Elvis Presley with shots of his live performances, clips from his films, and home movies of good times with friends and family. Disc 1 spotlights Elvis' physical appeal from his first performances that shocked a nation to one week before his death. Includes rare footage of his first Hollywood screen test and one of his last filmed performances. Disc 2 offers a glimpse into Elvis' private life and the difficult realities of his fame. Includes home movies with friends and family. Disc 3 follows Elvis' path to stardom covering the twelve month period before his January 6, 1957 performance on the Ed Sullivan Show
Guitar heroes( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hendrix, Eddie Van Halen, Duane Allman, Townshend, U2, and others. Without electric guitar there would have been no nock 'n' roll
Rock 'n' roll explodes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues, gospel, jazz ... fused into a new sound. Includes Muddy Waters, Chuck Berry, Fats Domino, Elvis Presley, and more. The key players recall the sounds that changed their lives
Elvis, the great performances by Elvis Presley( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Miscellaneous languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Priscilla Presley tells the story of the life and career of Elvis Presley with shots of his live performances, clips from his films, and home movies of good times with friends and family
Summer of love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DVD contains a documentary of 60s rock music hosted by Paul Kantner and featuring performance footage and interviews
Punk( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paving the way for Nirvana and Green Day, the Sex Pistols, Iggy Pop, Ramones, The Clash, Talking Heads and others
Britain invades, America fights back( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of rock's renaissance between 1964 and 1966, with The Who, The Beach Boys, The Temptations, the California sound, Motown, and more. Part 3 of a 10-part documentary
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plugging in: When Bob Dylan plugged in his guitar and began to play rock 'n' roll at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965, he nearly caused a riot. This program recounts how rock reinvented itself in the mid-'60s
My generation( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock sets the tone for a counterculture. The Jefferson Airplane, Janis Joplin, The Doors, Neil Young, the Grateful Dead. When this era ended, it was with a grisly bang. Drugs killed some of rock 'n' rolls biggest names
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock 'n' roll explodes: Interviews with rock's brightest stars from Little Richard to Bono as they recall songs and sounds that changed their lives
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The '70s: have a nice decade: The 1970s were the best of times and also the worst. Rock 'n' roll had never been a bigger business: recording sessions had never been more elaborate, stage acts had never been showier. This program recaptures the artistic highs and debauched lows of rock's glamour years
Plugging in( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical experimentation explodes with the advent of Dylan, the Byrds, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Janis Joplin, and others. Includes the furious passion of Bob Dylan's performance at Newport in 1965. Part 4 of a 10-part documentary
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sounds of soul: Traces the rise of a new form of musical artistry. Rooted in gospel, developed under the influence of mainstream pop music with a dose of rhythm-and-blues feeling, soul first blossomed in the late 1950s
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up from the underground: This program shows how rock reinvented itself in the 1980s, from music videos to rap
Up from the underground( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revolution! MTV, rap, alternative, R.E.M., U2, Public Enemy, Madonna. Rock reinvented itself in the 1980's
 
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