25 - Music 2/25 Chapter 9- rock Popular music Again hard to...

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Music 2/25 Chapter 9- rock Popular music Again hard to pin down Many substyles o –folk rock, 50’s rock or early rock, pop rock, psychedelic rock, jazz rock, shock rock, Christian rock, southern rock, grunge rock…etc. Nature of rock music Mass art form- pop music Commercial art form (producer as “author”) Connected to visual arts, fashion, TV Connected to teen culture. Birth of rock- nonmusical factors- several factors that some together after wwII Post war economic boom Invention of teenager. Huge new market opens up because teens are a huge marketing option Bland suburbs- kids wanted a form of excitement Civil rights movement Rise of television – a lot of rock would be watched. Development of technology Birth of rock – mucical factors Slow and gradual process All the ingredients in [ace by the 1950’s Influence of three musical styles o Rhythm and blues o Country o Gospel R&B influence Most important influence on rock
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