R&R Notes Weeks 4-5

R&R Notes Weeks 4-5 - The 1960’s • Great hope and...

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Unformatted text preview: The 1960’s • Great hope and great turbulence – John F. Kennedy elected president in 1960 – General attitudes of the youth culture • America Divided – The civil rights movement – The Vietnam war – The Feminist movement began in 1963 – The environmental movement • America wins the race to the moon ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ The 1960’s – Entertainment Industry • Revolutionary Changes – Radio and the AM band – Television • Beverly Hillbillies, My Favorite Martian, Bewitched – Film Themes • James Bond • Stanley Kubrick's 1964 film Dr. Strangelove: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb • Kubrick's 1968 science fiction classic 2001: A Space Odyssey ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Top 40 Radio • The 180 Degree Shift in Radio – Broadcasting – The transistor radio • Origin of the Top 40 radio format – KOWH in Omaha, Nebraska – Todd Storz • The Billboard chart • The personality of the DJ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ The Effect of the British Invasion on Black Pop • New black pop music arrived during the 1960s – Detroit, Michigan – Memphis, Tennessee – Muscle Shoals, Alabama – Atlanta, Georgia • Styles and authenticity • Motown - Detroit • Southern soul - Memphis ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________...
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course MUH 3023 taught by Professor Rossow during the Spring '11 term at FAU.

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R&R Notes Weeks 4-5 - The 1960’s • Great hope and...

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