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Going Electric

“Going Electric” explores how amps and electrification transformed sound.

About the Show

“Going Electric” tells the story of how electricity has been harnessed and channeled to create new and never-before-heard sounds, tracing both the chain reaction unleashed by the invention of the electric guitar and the evolution of synthesized music.


How Electricity Helped Bring The Guitar to the Forefront of

For Grades 9-12

Rock and Roll Energy/NC Science Now

For Grades 6-12