Examines the social and business sides of rock history Rockin' Out: Popular Music In the U.S.A., 6/e, analyzes the music and business of rock 'n roll. This comprehensive, introductory text takes readers from the invention of the phonograph to the promise of the Internet. Topics include: the rise of television idols, the proliferation of alternative sounds, and the influence of digital production techniques. MySearchLab is a part of the Garofalo/Waksman program. Listening guides show students when to focus in on key moments in select songs. To provide students with flexibility, students can download the eText to a tablet using the free Pearson eText app. NOTE: MySearchLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase the text with MySearchLab, order the package ISBN: 0205940722 / 9780205940721 Rockin' Out: Popular Music in the U.S.A. Plus MySearchLab with Pearson eText - Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205239927 / 9780205239924 MySearchLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card 0205956807 / 9780205956807 Rockin' Out: Popular Music in the U.S.A.