Benjamin Hill Profile

I was born in Belfast Northern Ireland 1946, I attended school at Ballygomartin Secondary School until I began an apprenticeship as an Electrician in 1962 at Harland and Wolff Shipbuilders (Birthplace of the Titanic). I married Rose-Marie in 1964 and immigrated to Australia in 1970 together with our two children Anna-Marie and Ronald.I worked in various sections of the construction industry as an Electrician until retirement 2011 and now my blog about 60s music is a labour of love that I am lucky to share with all lovers of music.

The defining moment Bill Haley turned a simple song into a music hit

Bill Haley and His Comets recorded a song with the title 'Rock Around The Clock' that became one of the biggest-selling singles in the 1950s.
21 Sep