Essays Tagged: "Rock and Roll Hall of Fame"

The best of Bob Marley

ration who received Jamaica's Order of Merit, the United Nations Medal of Peace, and a place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.Robert Nesta Marley (Bob Marley) was born February 6, 1945 in the Nine Mi ... start their own recording label. It was during this time that the music began to change from Ska to Rock Steady to the present day Reggae and Punk Reggae Fusion. "Da guys who were in control robbed Da ...

(7 pages) 96 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Eric Clapton - A Genius at work

roke up, he started to pursue his own solo career. He is known as the only triple inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame (as a member of both The Yardbirds and Cream, and also as a solo artist). ...

(3 pages) 38 1 3.4 Feb/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Guitarist’s Subculture

rist they usually think of a male. There are many misconceptions about guitarists that people have, and a few that are rather demeaning. I play the guitar and I love it, there is nothing better than s ... experience you've had. A few things that people don't realize is that a lot of guitarist's emotions and feelings come from the feminine gender. In general anyone can play the guitar, but does that mea ...

(4 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Compare And Contrast

al charity shows and for a free outdoor concert. In 1990 Simon and Garfunkel were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for their contribution to music.4 Development: Although both Simon and Ga ... ics of a song, possesses a lyrical style, as well as being a self-described ?literate brand of folk-rock.?5By contrast, ?The Weather?, maintains a free verse style of poetry.Structure: The structure w ...

(7 pages) 23 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Miles Davis

public acceptance is confirmed from the fact that Miles Davis was nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in September 2005.Miles Dewey Davis III was born on May 26, 1926 in Alton ... oint of view, was his entrance into the world of electric music and the cross-over between jazz and rock styles. However, while many jazz lovers saw this as a form of "giving in" to the modern demand ...

(17 pages) 45 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

An Analysis of, "In Reification and Utopia in Mass Culture" by Frederick Jameson

xperiences are too lonely, one can visit my home town of Cleveland, Ohio with family and peruse the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to study Beatles artifacts or Jimi Hendrix guitars behind glass for a $10 ... ary on his own constructed meta-society, many post-60’s examples easily come to mind. The punk rock movement, certainly with a strong collective component, produced material easily accessible to ...

(6 pages) 20 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

History of Rock - Boston

I. IntroductionBoston was a very successful arena rock group from the late 70’s and early 80’s. Formed in 1971 in Boston, Massachusetts, the ... Formed in 1971 in Boston, Massachusetts, they were the owners of the biggest selling debut album in Rock and Roll history. Primarily due to the genius of Tom Scholz, an engineering graduate from MIT, ... and Delp would be the only remaining members. Boston is a band well overdue for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.II. BiographyTom Scholz was born in Toledo, OH on March 10, 1947 (Ankeny, ...

(5 pages) 884 0 0.0 Apr/2009

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

Loverboy Should be in the Hall of Fame

inducted into the hall of fame the Artist must have influenced the development and perpetuation of rock and roll. Artists become eligible for induction in that category 25 years after the release of ... l committee that selects anywhere from nine to a dozen candidates. The ballots are then sent to 500 rock experts who then evaluate the candidates and vote on who should be inducted. The performers tha ...

(2 pages) 1372 1 5.0 Apr/2009

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