Inventions like the transistor radio, the 7-inch single and the electric guitar quite literally rocked our world and forever changed our relationship with music in all its forms. In just a few short years, and a few giant leaps in technology, musicians moved from the bandstand to the stadium and their hits from the gramophone to your iPod.
Through sensational archive clips, expert interviews and a soundtrack provided by the titans of rock ‘n’ roll, Inventions that Rocked the World explores the ingenious inventions and incredible innovations that changed contemporary music, shaped popular culture and re-wrote social history.
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