Music 115 Discussion Board #1
Discuss the dominant post-World War II pop styles in the US, by contrasting (in general
terms) the stylistic differences between pop crooners, country music, and R&B. How was
the music industry targeting each of these pop st
Music 115 Discussion Board Week 3
1960s San Francisco acid rock music: a mixture of rock and roll, country music styles, and
different types of urban protest music that also included a psychedelic (trippy) vibe to the music.
The music was actually first d
Music 115 Discussion Board Week 2
Rhythm and blues emerged in post-World War two years and was accompanied by small record
labels. The small record labels helped support rhythm and blues artists that were emerging.
Race Records was the context of how rhyt
Music 115 Discussion Board Week 4
Compare/contrast two influential New York City punk bands/artists in the mid-70s.
Explain the transformation of disco from an outsider music to a mainstream music.
How was Saturday Night Fever important in this transfor