Suzi Quatro's Heroes Of

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20071031
20071031"...Rock 'n' Roll

5/6. Suzi Quatro talks to Freddy 'Boom Boom' Cannon, who recalls the early days of listening to rock 'n' roll radio and his attempts as a teenager in Massachusetts to launch a career with various local groups on independent labels.

His success began in May 1959 with the Top 10 record Tallahassie Lassi. Freddy conjures up the 'Philly' era of rock 'n' roll with its dance crazes and daily parade of stars on Dick Clark's American Bandstand.

20071031Rock 'n' Roll

5/6. Suzi Quatro talks to Freddy 'Boom Boom' Cannon, who recalls the early days of listening to rock 'n' roll radio and his attempts as a teenager in Massachusetts to launch a career with various local groups on independent labels.

His success began in May 1959 with the Top 10 record Tallahassie Lassi. Freddy conjures up the 'Philly' era of rock 'n' roll with its dance crazes and daily parade of stars on Dick Clark's American Bandstand.

20080728
20080728"...Rock 'n' Roll

Suzi Quatro presents a series profiling six of her heroes.

1/6. Bobby Vee

The singer's break came through tragic circumstances as Bobby, at the time just 15, filled in after the loss of Buddy Holly's plane in 1959. There followed a string of hits including Rubber Ball and Take Good Care of My Baby.

20080728Rock 'n' Roll

Suzi Quatro presents a series profiling six of her heroes.

1/6. Bobby Vee

The singer's break came through tragic circumstances as Bobby, at the time just 15, filled in after the loss of Buddy Holly's plane in 1959. There followed a string of hits including Rubber Ball and Take Good Care of My Baby.