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Unformatted text preview: A. Politicians, the media, the police, district attorneys, and the church attack the music B. The obstacles the culture went through has also helped to shape it what it is today 1. High retail prices has helped the musicians to make money 2. There has been a steady stream of technology since the end of WWII 3. Also, the effects of the war caused social change and growth and from that came the changes in music 4. Songs were banned from being played because of the theme C. Rock and roll 1. Originated in the US during the 1950s and appeared during racial tensions 2. Came from the already developed music, R&B 3. Originally music played by black people in the south and then migrated all over the US 4. Now the musical combination of blacks and whites also caused controversy 5. The music market was both blacks and whites, so they had no problem with racial problems 6. Rock and roll was an overnight success 7. Teen idols were often rock and roll artists...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course RHETORIC 001 taught by Professor Evans during the Spring '08 term at University of Iowa.
- Spring '08