Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

When Chuck Shocked Jazz Fans

Norman Jopling, Record Mirror, 20 April 1963

THE PROOF of the pudding is in the eating, they say. But the proof of the R&B pudding is in the after effects. How many rock stars who were going full swing five years ago are doing the same today? Not many, as you may well know.

Total word count of piece: 831


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.