For decades, those who weren’t into rock music were basically out of luck as multiple generations could practically define themselves by whichever variant of this genre ruled the day at the time. Whether they were loud and fast or cerebral and ambitious, it wasn’t hard to find bands that brought exciting new changes to the different and sometimes warring cultures that made up rock fandom.
But the question of who made the biggest impact and what era brought the best rock yields a wide variety of different answers depending on who you ask. Every era of rock’s evolution has so many highlights and big moments that if we can find out which ones meant the most to you, we can probably guess your age.
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