Rock and Roll
Guide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers
Thursday afternoon, workers at the Hard Rock Cafe in Station Square prepared to honor performers Lou Christie and Donnie Iris, and the late great DJ, Porky Chedwick, at Pittsburgh “Rock ‘n’ Roll Legends.”
This list includes five of the best rock ‘n roll cities in America, with honorable mentions to the cities of Austin, Boston, Chicago, Detroit, New Orleans, Philadelphia and Seattle.
KDKA Radio’s Chris Moore talks with Dr. Matthew F. Delmont, assistant professor of American Studies at Scripps College and author of “The Nicest Kids in Town: American Bandstand, Rock ‘n’ Roll, and the Struggle for Civil Rights in 1950s Philadelphia.”