Garage Rock and Its Roots

Musical Rebels and the Drive for Individuality by Eric James Abbey

Publisher: McFarland & Company

Written in English
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  • Popular culture,
  • Rock & pop,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Music,
  • USA,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Genres & Styles - Rock,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Garage rock music,
  • History and criticism,
  • Social aspects
The Physical Object
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8139475M
ISBN 100786425644
ISBN 109780786425648

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Garage rock (sometimes called garage punk or ' 60s punk) is a raw and energetic style of rock and roll that flourished in the mids, most notably in the United States and Canada, and has experienced a series of subsequent style is characterized by basic chord structures played on electric guitars and other instruments, sometimes distorted through a fuzzbox, as well as often Derivative forms: Acid rock, proto-punk, hard.

Post-punk revival, also known as garage rock revival, new wave revival, and new rock revolution is a genre of indie rock that developed in the late s and early s, inspired by the original sounds and aesthetics of garage rock of the s and new wave and post-punk of the late s and early s.

Bands that broke through to the mainstream from local scenes across the world in the. As far a genres go, garage rock is pretty broad. Its gritty, simplistic approach first rose to prominence in the mid ’60s, simultaneously drawing inspiration from and coexisting with everything.

Later period protopunk and garage-influenced bands ( to ) The bands listed below, though often associated with garage rock, are also associated with other genres such as acid rock, psychedelia, blues rock, power pop, s punk rock, hard rock, bubblegum, glam, prog rock, art rock or even heavy British bands between – have been retrospectively referred to as.

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It has its roots in s' and s' rock and roll, itself heavily influenced by rhythm and blues and country music. Rock music also drew strongly on a number of other genres such as blues and folk, and incorporated influences from jazz, classical and other musical sources.

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In its most reductive versions—the recurrent “Elvis stole rock and roll” accusation, for instance—this formulation relies on hard-and-fast notions of cultural ownership and racial.

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"Alternative" refers to the genre's distinction from mainstream or commercial rock or pop music. The term's original meaning was broader, referring to a generation of musicians. The first song he can remember performing to others was called “Your Little World” when he was 14 or 15 (“It was about a girl, a very typical garage rock song”).

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Rooted in rhythm-and-blues pioneered by black musicians, s rock and roll was racially inclusive and attracted listeners and performers across the color line. In the s, however, rock and roll gave way to rock: a new musical ideal regarded as more serious, more artistic―and the province of white s:.

Rock - Rock - Rock in the s: Whatever the commercial forces at play (and despite the continuing industry belief that this was pop music as transitory novelty), it became clear that the most successful writers and producers of teenage music were themselves young and intrigued by musical hybridity and the technological possibilities of the recording studio.

With its roots in the rock & roll style, this form can include any form of music ranging from urban and dance to rock, country and Latin. Instruments highly used are electric guitars, synthesizer. One African-American family, the Martins, was able to trace its roots two and a half centuries back to the island and to a little girl named Priscilla who was sold into slavery when she was