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What Makes Rock Music Different from Pop Music

| July 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Ever since the dawn of humanity we have always loved music. We first produced it using our voices and the most primitive music instruments. The past decade has been one of the most interesting when it comes to the diversity of the music styles. We see more and more people creating new music styles and […]

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Essential Music Instruments in a Rock Band and Why

| July 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

The rock music managed to change our history and shape our culture ever since it was born sometimes at the end of the 50s. Many people consider that it emerged from country and western music and it also incorporated many elements from other music genres. What is particular to this music genre is that every […]

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How Rock Music Influenced Today’s Artists

| June 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Originated as “rock and roll” in the United States in early 1950s, rock music has influenced a generation of artists. Be it Elvis Presley, The Beach Boys, The Beatles, Bob Dylan in 1950s-60s or the Oasis, Coldplay and U2 in the modern era. It has its underlying foundations in 1950s rock and roll, a style […]

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Bands to Look Out for in 2018

| June 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Year 2018 is indeed a year for music aficionados. It is lined up with several music festivals, like Essence Festival in New Orleans, Vans Warped Tour, Lollapalooza in Chicago, Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festivals among others. There are so many great bands out that there that are up and coming, and you should be listening […]

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All about Led Zeppelin

| February 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

This band is famous in Britain for their song Stairway to Heaven and their co-creation of the heavy metal genre of music. They have been one of most famous groups of all time since their nine music albums got recorded between the periods, 1968 – 79. Over this period, Led Zeppelin has had ticket sales […]

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All about the Band, Foo Fighters

| February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the summer of 1995, the very first album of Foo Fighters was singlehandedly written as well as recorded by Dave Grohl, who is the band leader.Then, he was an influential drummer for Nirvana, an American rock band. Foo Fighters was formed in 1994 in Seattle, Washington D.C. and has survived for more than two […]

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All about Fleetwood Mac

| February 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Unlike the majority of music bands that experience a few changes over time, Fleetwood Mac is among the few that witnessed stylistic (radical) changes.  From the beginning in the late 1960s, the band was put together as a British blues combo. Over a ten-year period, it underwent an evolution into a proper rock or pop […]

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All About The Doors

| January 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

This is among the most controversial and influential bands in the 60s. It was formed in 1965 in LA by four films students at UCLA —Jim Morrison (vocals), Ray Manzarek (keyboards), Robby Krieger (guitarist) and John Densmore (drummer).  The band’s sound was dominated by the sonorous and deep voice of Morrison as well as the […]

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All About Bob Dylan

| December 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Bob Dylan is a popular singer and songwriter from America who has been popular for several years. Many of his songs had lyrics that reflected the social and political events of the time. For instance, his music and songs of the 1960s became popular especially during the time of the civil rights movement and anti-war […]

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Pink Floyd: all About the Band

| December 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

This British rock band formed in London back in the year 1965 and they created a strong path for the progressive and psychedelic rock genre that quickly followed their success. The band was first brought together by Syd Barret, Nick Mason, Roger Waters and Richard Wright. They named themselves after two jazz musician greats that […]

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