Milwaukee hasnat earned a reputation as a launching pad for hopeful rock stars, but for generations it has had the perfect acoustics for the garage band rock scene. Of course, the whole point of garage rock is that every place has the perfect acoustics, but just try telling that to the folks who heard aBlitzkrieg Over Kenoshaa for the first time. With dual citizenship in the research library and the basement show, Peter Roller follows Milwaukeeas garage rockers everywhere they haul their amps, observing bands like the Stilettos, the Angry Daisies, the Palmettos, the Chevelles and the Violent Femmes in their natural habitat.With no indication that there were other teen bands to model from in his southa suburban area of Milwaukee in the late a#39;50s, most of ... up his own electric guitar instrumental for one of the first songs the Bonnevilles practiced together~ relying on no direct outside ... %u know that feeling when, especially on electric [guitar], when youa#39;re a kid and youa#39;ve got that electric and you actually know those chords .
|Title||:||Milwaukee Garage Bands|
|Publisher||:||The History Press - 2013-02-01|