rock around

rock around

to tilt or totter about. The boat rocked around, tossing the passengers to and fro. The road was bumpy and the huge car rocked around.
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The two had just turned a projecting rock around which the trail ran when they were brought to a sudden stop.
He spearheaded the 1950s rock revolution with Rock Around The Clock.
The local punks make some of the most eminently listenable and bounce-ready punk rock around, and songs such as "Boom,'' "Self-Made Prison'' and the brief and hyperkinetic "Stab Your Eyes'' crackle with energy and a sort of devil-may-care defiance that makes each song feel like a tasty guilty pleasure.
1954: Bill Haley recorded Rock Around The Clock, the first record to sell a million in Britain alone.
uk Unfortunately for Lobley Hill Primary, it was they who were given the task of teaching me some of the moves to their Rock Around the Clock routine, and hey, they tried their best.
He spearheaded the 1950's rock revolution with Rock Around The Clock.
1 singles from this week, with Jade Wright 1955 Bill Haley &His Comets - Rock Around The Clock THIS rock and roll classic was written by Max C.
SIR Elton John has claimed he once jived with the Queen to Rock Around the Clock.
It was the start of global super-stardom and the band have gone on to fly the flag for British indie rock around the world with their breathless performances and giddy, revivalist indie incarnations.
Scientists have been concentrating their search for fragments of the rock around the Lake, where a 6m (20ft) wide crater had been found following the strike on Friday, the BBC reported.
Much of the rock around South Sister is less than 25,000 years old, while the rock around Middle and North sisters is up to 120,000 years old.
This we danced to the music of Bill Haley's Rock Around The Clock.
I'm surprised the 19-year-old singer's arm hasn't dropped off yet, lugging that enormous rock around all day.
Get your bobby socks and your dancing shoes on as ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK , pictured above, arrives at Darlington's Civic Theatre from Monday until Saturday, July 30.
1954: Bill Haley recorded Rock Around The Clock, the first worldwide rock and roll hit and the first record to sell a million in Britain alone.