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Unformatted text preview: Motown Southern Soul VI. Important Places: Mississippi Delta region, Memphis, Detroit, Chicago, New York, Cleveland VII. Issues Racial politics of covers Elvis Presley’s role in early rock ‘n’ roll Civil Rights reflected in musical styles and record labels Gender and sexuality in girl group songs VIII. Important Events in Rock History The release of Blackboard Jungle Payola Scandal Establishment of ASCAP and BMI Billboard switching chart names from “race” to “r&b” (1949) to “soul” (1969; Charlton’s 1965 is incorrect) The loss of early rock ‘n’ rollers for various causes in the late 1950s IX. Important People and Names (not including those on listening list) Sam Phillips Berry Gordy Phil Spector Sun Records Alan Freed Holland-Dozier-Holland Carole King and Gerry Goffin, Brill Building Atlantic Records Stax-Volt Studios Booker T. And the MGs The Memphis Horns Funk Brothers James Jamerson Carol Kaye Funk Brothers...
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2010 for the course MUSIC 221 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Cornell.
- Spring '08