Essays Tagged: "history of rock"

John Lennon biography in the first person

as the founding member of a group called the Beatles, which was the most popular music group in the history of rock and roll (World Book 197). The group included George Harrison, Paul McCartney, Ringo ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.9 Sep/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

John Lennon

musician. He played the rhythm guitar, the piano, and sang. He was in the most popular group in the history of rock music. In 1959, John founded this group, called The Beatles. The original Bea ...

(3 pages) 88 1 4.1 Dec/1995

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

John Lennon

musician. He played the rhythm guitar, the piano, and sang. He was in the most popular group in the history of rock music. In 1959, John founded this group, called The Beatles.The original Beatles wer ...

(3 pages) 47 0 3.7 Dec/1995

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

This essay is about the history of Rock and Roll and how it changed society.

really didn't seem to care what color the performer was.February 7, 1964. A monumental date in the history of rock music. Why, you ask? Well, it was on this date that a band out of Liverpool, England ... o the United States. This band was The Beatles, one of the most popular rock and roll sensations in history. The Beatles created a frenzy in the U.S. as they became a model for rock and roll. It was d ...

(3 pages) 262 1 3.1 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

History Day Project: The social impact of Rock and Roll Music

History Day Project: Explore, Encounter, Exchange: The History of Rock and Roll MusicBy: Jilly Smith ... rson or event, but rather an explanation of how and why Rock music has gained an important place in history. Rock and Roll has affected society by bringing a new attitude to past generations; encourag ... society by bringing a new attitude to past generations; encouraging defiance and independence. The history of rock fits into the larger picture of modern culture in not only our country, but has spre ...

(5 pages) 105 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A history of Pink Floyd from their birth untill 1995.

One of the most popular bands in the history of rock music, England's Pink Floyd transcended its beginnings as a psychedelic R&B cove ...

(5 pages) 67 2 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

David Bowie

In the history of rock and roll there have been many artists and groups that have come and gone and made an ...

(5 pages) 45 0 4.8 Jul/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Payola: The Dirty Side of Popular Music

te government attempts to do away with payola, the practice keeps returning in different forms. The history of Rock and Roll is intrinsically tied to the history of payola."For many America kids, the ... ss could come merely if enough money was expended; no other inputs were required."(Segrave vii).The history of payola, which can be taken to include all forms of money or favors given to promote the s ...

(20 pages) 39 0 3.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Effects and Values of Rock Music

sound of it, but on top of this, rock music can hold both positive and negative values.Through the history of rock music, the style of music has changed drastically as well as the lyrics. In the earl ... he early ?50?s, a young man named Elvis Presley came along and created a new sound. He went down in history as the original creator of rock music. Even back during this time period, issues about the v ...

(7 pages) 34 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Jimi Hendrix

ndrix’s career showing another element in his ability to jam. Some songs just past through the history books and will never be remembered, but this song was one that could not be forgotten, descr ... nsformed it into something special for all to hear, easily considered one of the best covers in the history of Rock n’ Roll. It was such a great cover of Dylan’s original version that “ ...

(3 pages) 523 0 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers