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Unformatted text preview: Byrds and Simon and Garfunkel. Folk Rock used the same rhythmic feel that American pop used. The music brought together folk revival, girl groups, surf music and with the use of the electric twelve-string inspired by A Hard Days Night , the British invasion as well. 2. Dylan originally followed the natural way of folk lyric writing, by rewriting, reworking or adapting older music. He would add new lyrics that chronicled social injustice. Later Dylan became increasingly focused on his own feelings and attempts to understand the world, however, prompting some in the folk world to observe that he had a tendency to replace the we in fold with me. Dylan also crafted his lyrics with the painstaking aesthetic attitude more common among poets than folksingers. Dylans changes were not taking well in the Folk music circle. Traditionalists felt betrayed and that Dylan had sold out to pop....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course MUSICOLOGY 201 taught by Professor Miller during the Spring '08 term at University of Tennessee.
- Spring '08