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Unformatted text preview: restaurant. • Considered by some to be the "Grandfather of Rock-and-Roll", his vocal phrasing, original songs, and guitar style have influenced a broad range of musicians, including Led Zeppelin, Bob Dylan, and Jimi Hendrix • After World War II and in the 1950s, new styles of electric blues music became popular in cities such as Chicago, Detroit and St. Louis. • Electric blues used amplified electric guitars, electric bass, drums, and harmonica. • Chicago became a center for electric blues in the early 1950s. • The music of the Civil Rights and Free Speech movements in the US prompted a resurgence of interest in American roots music and early African American music....
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This note was uploaded on 12/21/2010 for the course EEB 4 taught by Professor Satcowix during the Spring '10 term at UC Davis.
- Spring '10