Institute for Popular Music

Online Education

History of Rock, Parts 1 and 2

To view the videos used in John Covach's Coursera courses, The History of Rock, Part One, and The History of Rock, Part Two, click here.


Brief Video Features

The following are brief videos devoted to the music of a single band or artist.  Click on title to view.

Pink Floyd's "The Dark Side of the Moon": 40 Years Later

50 Years of Beatlemania

45 Years of Led Zeppelin


John Covach's MEL Talk, Fall 2013

Out of Nowhere: The Surprising Emergence of Elvis Presley and the Beatles