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Bob Walkenhorst, singer/songwriter/ guitarist for The Rainmakers, joins UMKC musicologist Andrew Granade for a discussion and performance of homegrown rock music. Features excerpts from the documentary  The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll: Episode 6, Plugging In.
America's Music
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

The six-week America’s Music program is a film and discussion series that looks at popular music from blues to bluegrass, Broadway to rock ‘n’ roll. Each event features films followed by a discussion (and frequently performances) led by UMKC musicologist Andrew Granade.

The Rock evening features a screening of The History of Rock n Roll: Plugging In (1995) and a live performance by rock legend Bob Walkenhorst, singer/songwriter/guitarist for the Rainmakers.

Presented by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Tribeca Film Institute, and the American Library Association.

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