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Wider sexual expressionFunElton JohnKiss – Makeup3)Mainstream American rockBruce Sprngstien – from new jersey – the “boss”In 1973 he joins with the street bandSO POPULAR IN 1975 BECAUSE HE MADE AMERICANS FEEL PROUD TO BE AMERICANVIETNAM WAR – 1965-1975Born to runTempo – with driving beatDrum PickupI8V228 – 16organbellsrefrain at endBr8V228 – 14sax, organ, bellsBr. 8Sax solo12Br.
16“State fair”Guitar solo14V30T171)Structure – Verse and chorus, refrain2)Radio friendly – sing along3)Great riff4)Lyrics – real places, names, real women5)Sax, organ, African America R+B no non western6)Working class7)No orchestra, no distortionDisco-In the early days was called “party music”-Frst used post WWII in places called the “disco …?”-In 1974 – starts to gain popularity in the U.S-Rock the boat-Early disco music crossing over to rock crowd-1975 – “the hustle” – McCoy The HustlePick up in baseI168 – 84444first four:VibesMaracas LatinSecond:Drum beat (added texture)Third:Horns
No lyrics A168-8flutestiffB10“lush”“flugel horn”Warm and fullA1219 8 4Strings (busy)Back to beginningA168 8 more parts addedB10Flugel hornA/F16Disco1)Lush, full2)Didn’t see the band3)Choreographed dance music4)Few words, all about dance5)Percussion – Latin American Percussions
Week 10 Lecture 1November 13th 2017Georgio Moroter-German producer-Produces disco with the “solo girls” – includes Dianna Ross, Gloria Gaynor-Most women were African American-Gay, black, Latino subcultures-Bee gees – they bring disco to the mainstream-Saturday night fever – 1977-John Travolta and the Bee gees-Disco takes off on radio – 1978, WKTU, a small rock station in New York City, went all disco-By March 1979, there were 200 disco stations in the U.S – people weren’t happy-“Disco Sucks” – A DJ named Steve Dahl got people at a baseball game in Chicago to bring Disco albums, throw them on a field and burn themWhat Makes Disco Threatening to People?1)They took radio stations away2)Dancing - coordinated3)Fashion – no denim at dances4)Age minimum at discos – usually 185)Drugs – cocaine expensive6)Gay/black/Latino rootsPunkDances1)Pogo -Up and down,2)Robot – simple – anti disco3)Pose - all genders – usually two people, doesn’t matterBricolage-Use materials in unconventional ways-Flag on denim jacket-Safety pin in nose-Defacing monarchy with a safety pinIggy Pop-Came from Detroit-Industrial sounds – hairdryer, car-Real-Club in NYC called CBGB – Country, blue grass, bluesThe Ramones-Some rock songs in the late 60s were 10 minutes long – Zeppelin – Whole lotta love-Ramones had shorter songs
-Oppositional timbre – edgy-Simple structure-“Bubble gum punk” – Short and easyMalcolm McLaren-Taps into anger-In 1974 inflation in England was at 24% -Between 1974 and 1977, unemployment went up 120% in the UK a lot of unemployment was youth-A lot of people lost hope for the future-Malcolm McLaren knew this-Opened The Sex Store in London – Sex Pistols came from here-McLaren becomes the manager for the Sex Pistols

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