• Short Summary

    Tokyo goes crazy about the new rock-and-roll music.

  • Description

    Tokyo, Japan.

    Title reads 'Rock-a-Billy Wows 'em in Tokyo'.

    Various shots of the Japanese rock-and-roll band on stage with crazed teenagers screaming and shouting from the audience.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 24/03/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2592.27
    Media URN:
    69794
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:43:00 / 01:57:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 3064 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The singer seen frequently during this clip is Japanese singer, actor and composer Masaaki Hirao.

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