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20 – British Invasion (1 st ) British Invasion 1964-1966 peak years Response to American Rock ‘n Roll and the Blues o Inspired by Chuck Berry, Muddy Waters, etc. Blues-oriented music scene in London Cream “Crossroads” (1969) Remake of Robert Johnson’s “Crossroad Blues” Electrified, amplified, distorted, sped up in tempo Virtuosic guitar solo British Art School Students Mick Jagger was a former student at London school of econ Rolling Stones (1962-present) Most famous band from English blues scene o Debuts with Chuck Berry cover o Adapts band name from Muddy Waters song “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” (1965) o Title of song adapted from Chuck Berry lyrics o Celebrated electric guitar riff o Suggestive lyrics Sexual energy
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This note was uploaded on 01/20/2012 for the course MUSICOL 123 taught by Professor Garret during the Fall '11 term at University of Michigan.

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