Essays Tagged: "Rock"

"The Art of Rock and Roll" by Charles T. Brown

Book Report: The Art of Rock and Roll The book "The Art of Rock and Roll" by Charles T. Brown basically proposesmetho ... le to developtechniques for listening to music and making legitimate statements about it. It treats rockand roll as a serious art form and traces it cultural roots throughout the book. Chapter ... form and traces it cultural roots throughout the book. Chapter one discusses the elements of rock and makes four assumptions.Assumption one states that rock is a legitimate art form. An art for ...

(13 pages) 249 2 4.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Censorship

s Music Resource Center. One group that works for freedom of expression call themselves, Parents of Rock and Rap. Members include students of all ages, parents, grandparents, college professors and mu ...

(3 pages) 89 0 4.1 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Censorship

s Music Resource Center. One group that works for freedom of expression call themselves, Parents of Rock and Rap. Members include students of all ages, parents, grandparents, college professors and mu ...

(3 pages) 143 2 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Rock and Roll of the 50's

these desires began to come of age in the mid-to-late 1950s and with them came the glorious roar of rock & roll.During the early 1950s the music of black rhythm-and-blues artists became known as r ... s became known as rock and roll. But white musicians, such as Bill Haley and Elvis Presley, brought rock music to the American mainstream. The 1955 release of Rock Around the Clock by Bill Haley and t ...

(4 pages) 199 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Rock Music

a lot because of its complexity and its avoidance by conservative adults. This topic is, of course, Rock Music. During one week, I looked for information in the library and at my house, and from the i ... red and my one knowledge about the topic, I'm going to lead the reader to a better understanding of Rock n' Roll. I chose to do Rock music because I can identify myself with it. Rock music is very com ...

(5 pages) 291 3 4.4 Jan/1994

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Rock n roll - the history of

ed, the freedmen needed a new form of musical expression to deal with this new situation.Modern day rock and roll can be traced to numerous sources. For many, Rock and Roll began with the blues. Many ... tian, Blind Lemon Jefferson, and T-Bone Walker are directly responsible for what is today termed as Rock and Roll. Christian and Jefferson were the first to be recognized for what is a very old proces ...

(20 pages) 182 0 4.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

What is Rock'n'Roll music.

Rock and Roll musicRock and Roll started after the year 1955 with its roots being in Blues, Gospel, ... per, Wayne S, 1997). This music was carried on radio and popular with the disc jockeys.1950's, when Rock n' Roll was born. It emerged from rhythm and blues, music similar to jazz played by blacks. Thi ... enagers. Disc jockey Alan Freed was the one who introduced this music and later gave it the name of Rock n' Roll. Record companies distributed records played by whites but composed by blacks. Whites w ...

(9 pages) 212 1 3.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Elvis.

h singing. R & B had black artists for black audiences. Country Western had the least affect by Rock and Roll. People who recorded at small independent music business and put out a record, they we ... at small independent music business and put out a record, they were called Indies.Adult response to Rock and RollMany adults did not like Rock and Roll or the effects it had on the children of America ...

(2 pages) 34 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Is rock music really from the devil?

Rock Music's Effect on Teens"Music alters and intensifies [teens'] moods, furnishes much of their sl ... ry store and the latest pop band is floating through aisle 4. You go to a bar and hear some raucous rock band blaring angry words over a cranked p.a. system. And if you hear that annoying television c ... mmercial jingle one more time you are likely to break something. Today a new issue has arisen: does rock music have too strong an influence on the teens who listen to it? Many people believe that musi ...

(6 pages) 106 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Rock cycle derived from igneous rock.

In my opinion yes ultimately all rocks are derived from igneous rocks, but we have to keep in mind that rocks are always in movement. ... igneous rocks, but we have to keep in mind that rocks are always in movement. With reference to the rock cycle this could be explained better. The Rock Cycle was probably the first of Earth's cycles o ... or systems to be recognized and studied, at least in a qualitative sense and it is made up of three rocks, igneous, sedimentary and metaphoric.Igneous rock can change into sedimentary rock or into met ...

(1 pages) 53 0 3.2 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Rock and Roll

Rock And RollThroughout history major social transformations have taken place that has changed how p ... to reach beyond regional boundaries. The most influential form of music spread across the nation is rock and roll. Rock is defined as "a genre of popular music originating in the 1950s; a blend of Bla ... music originating in the 1950s; a blend of Black rhythm-and-blues with White country-and-western; "rock is a generic term for the range of styles that evolved out of rock'n'roll."(Webster) Rock and r ...

(6 pages) 87 0 4.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Rock Music as a performing Art

Rock Music as a Performing ArtIntroductionRock and Roll, Rock 'n' Roll, also called rock, is a form ... rs and spreading peace and tolerance, as well as corrupting the innocent and spreading moral riots. Rock has become popular across the globe, far from its birthplace in the United States, and evolved ... lobe, far from its birthplace in the United States, and evolved into many varying styles.History or Rock and RollRock and roll emerged as a defined musical style in America in the 1950s, though elemen ...

(10 pages) 114 3 4.8 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Rock Cycle: Enviromental Managment

Liquid (molten) rock material solidify as magma (within the earth)or as lava (on the surface of the earth) to form i ... terial solidify as magma (within the earth)or as lava (on the surface of the earth) to form igneous rock. the expose of rock to weathering and erosion at the earth surface breaks the down into small g ... osion,this sediments also deposites in layers and become compacted and cemented forming sedimentary rocks(process of formin sedimentary rocj is call Lithification).Variation in temperature, pressure o ...

(1 pages) 540 2 4.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Principals of Fossil Succession

he 1800's, that diverse strata each has individual collection of fossils with the help of which the rocks may be distinguished and associated over long distances; and that these fossil forms succeed e ... egular order. This law, along with the law of superposition of strata, allows the relative age of a rock to be inferred from its substance of fossil faunas and floras.( Charig, A. J., Greenaway, F., M ...

(3 pages) 8 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geology & Geosciences

Amistad

on, or even make action". In the case of "Here's to the Night" by Eve 6; an alternative rock band that emerged in the late 90's, the song finds its roots in the common social activity of " ... n the late 90's, the song finds its roots in the common social activity of "one night stands" Rock has evolved greatly since its days of "blues" it has transcended through eras of "Beatles ...

(3 pages) 412 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Rock 2

The music genre of Rock, thought by some to be the devil's music, to me is an inspiration and it helps me deal with sit ... to me is an inspiration and it helps me deal with situations going on in my life. If you listen to Rock you know what I'm saying, but by most people who do not, they are so put in there ways of belie ... do not ever comment on Satan or anything dealing with evilness in their lyrics. Secondly in modern Rock there aren't too many drugies in the music business, if they are it's in other genres that I do ...

(3 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Blur Planet (2nd edition) “An introduction to Earth System

of planets and the force of gravity, that the average density of the Earth is twice that of surface rocks and therefore that the Earth's interior must be composed of a much denser material. Our knowle ... core has a balance between temperature and pressure so it's iron composition is in the molten state.Rock strength can also add further categorization to the Earth's interior, bringing in the sphere la ...

(2 pages) 496 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Hollywood Cinema

situations.A perfect example of the "New Hollywood" style of cinema is the 1996 action classic "The Rock". The plot behind the film is that a group of U.S. marines, under command of a renegade general ... th biological weapons. A chemical weapons specialist and the only man to have ever escaped from the Rock are the only ones who can prevent chaos.This plot line is very typical for a Hollywood blockbus ...

(4 pages) 29 0 5.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

Influence of music presentation

form sound and promoted uninhibited dance such as the Jitterbug (Campbell et al., 2012). The era of rock and roll influence American culture and society through methods of expressing one's opinion or ... re the beginning of significant influences in today's music styles. The evolution and popularity of rock and roll with artists like the Beatles and Elvis influenced democracy, fashion, social and cult ...

(5 pages) 7 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies