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ANS: answers vary PTS: 1 DIF: Difficult 2. Discuss the bands that were influenced by punk music and how they entered the mainstream in the 1990s. How was it ironic that this style was given the label pop punk? How did the revival of ska music serve as an influence for punk artists in the latter half of the 1990s? ANS: answers vary PTS: 1 DIF: Difficult 3. Illustrate the ways in which rap influenced heavy metal artists in the 1990s. Be sure to discuss several groups that were influenced by rap and how they employed elements of this genre into heavy metal. ANS: answers vary PTS: 1 DIF: Difficult 4. Discuss the ways in which both alternative bands and indie bands shared a wariness of the music business. How did groups from both sides attempt to structure their careers to be anti-commercial? Be sure to cite specific bands and the ways in which they reacted against corporate interests to back your claim. ANS: answers vary PTS: 1 DIF: Difficult 5. How did indie rock develop during the 1980s and 1990s? What was the role of college radio for indie rock musicians? Be sure to comment on the important groups, artists, and styles involved in the development of this music. Did any artist cross over to the mainstream? Did this crossover change the indie aesthetic of the artist? ANS: answers vary PTS: 1 DIF: Difficult TRUE/FALSE 1. A rejection of commercialism is an idea central to alternative rock. ANS: T PTS: 1 DIF: Moderate REF: p. 476 TOP: Seattle’s Grunge Scene: Nirvana
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2. Faith No More and the Red Hot Chili Peppers both grew out of Seattle’s alternative scene. ANS: F PTS: 1 DIF: Moderate REF: p. 478 TOP: California Bands 3. Live was marketed as a band that came through underground channels as an alternative group. ANS: F PTS: 1 DIF: Difficult REF: p. 479 TOP: Alternative Impulses: Live, Lifehouse, and Creed 4. “Buddy Holly” served as a Top-40 hit for Foo Fighters. ANS: F PTS: 1 DIF: Moderate REF: p. 479 TOP: Irony and Self-Awareness: Foo Fighters and Weezer 5. In the early 1990s, punk music entered the mainstream. ANS: T PTS: 1 DIF: Moderate REF: p. 480 TOP: Pop Punk and Ska Revival 6. System of a Down is responsible for bringing the sound of the seven-string guitar into rap-rock. ANS: F PTS: 1 DIF: Moderate REF: p. 483 TOP: Getting Heavy: Korn, Limp Bizkit, System of a Down, and Kid Rock 7. Rage Against the Machine and Korn represent industrial bands from the 1990s. ANS: F PTS: 1 DIF: Moderate REF: p. 484 TOP: The Menacing Sounds of Industry: Nine Inch Nails and Marilyn Manson 8. The indie-rock movement embraced varying gender perspectives. ANS: T PTS: 1 DIF: Easy REF: p. 490 TOP: Female Perspectives: Liz Phair, Ani DiFranco, and Sleater-Kinney 9. The idea of blending country music and rock was an entirely new concept in the 1990s. ANS: F PTS: 1 DIF: Difficult REF: pp. 490–491 TOP: Alt-Country: Uncle Tupelo and Ryan Adams 10. In the indie world, there is a clear aversion to major labels. ANS: T PTS: 1 DIF: Easy REF: p. 486 TOP: Indie Rock
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  • pts, Punk rock, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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