Dave Bartholomew: a giant who taught the world to rock'n'roll | Curio

Dave Bartholomew: a giant who taught the world to rock'n'roll

7 mins | Jul 2, 2019

He pioneered rock'n'roll, but he's unlikely to get credit for it. Dave Bartholomew, a man unlikely to attract the kind of accolades given to many deceased musicians, shaped popular music of the last century. Garth Cartwright, writing in the Guardian, eulogises the jazz giant whose legacy includes discovering Fats Domino and pioneering rock and roll.

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From The Guardian