Essays Tagged: "Rolling Stone"

Eminem as a good idol w/ bibliography

have the image of a good-for-nothing punk because of one incident. Eminem said in an interview with Rolling Stone magazine, "OK, yeah, I'm a criminal and I did a couple of things that I shouldn'a did, ... other person would have done that night. Some people would have done more than me..." (Eminem, www. rollingstone.com). Everyone can certainly concede the fact that they have done and said things that ...

(12 pages) 111 1 5.0 Feb/2003

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

"Like A Rolling Stone", analysis of Bob Dylan's song.

Not very many songs compare to Bob Dylan's timeless "Like A Rolling Stone". He explores areas that most conventional lyricists and composers do not touch. Bob t ... as "you", suggesting they are speaking directly to the subject of the stanza. The lyrics of "Like a Rolling Stone," when close read as in the past you (the mystery individual the song is addressing) w ... es it feel?How does it feel?To be on your own,With no direction home?Like a complete unknown?Like a rolling stone?"The chorus is repeated between each stanza, consistently asking each subject of the s ...

(6 pages) 136 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Essay using Jimi Hendrix and Bob Dylan to explain electric cooperatives. Won an award and me a trip to D.C.

ment was in Mr. Dylan's hands; it was an electric guitar. Dylan began strumming the tune to "Like a Rolling Stone," but his once so faithful followers had turned on him. They began shouting "Judas" an ...

(4 pages) 75 1 4.8 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Copyrights

however. Those restrictions are but one of four forms of protection. For example, the publishers of Rolling Stone magazine, with it's glossy photographs and typeset text, do not need to worry much abo ... do not need to worry much about their market being eaten away by photocopy machines-photocopies of Rolling Stone are just too inferior to the original to be competitive with it. This would remain tru ...

(10 pages) 168 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Bob Dylan's Success.

legends, myth's, bible and ghosts on the album John Wesley Harding. In this album according to the Rolling Stone press he presents two characters in his songs whom in some way, seem to represent two ...

(5 pages) 88 0 2.6 Mar/2004

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

How does the song "like a rolling stone" by bob dylan relate to the concept of change

Like A Rolling Stone by Bob Dylan is about a lady who was once a wealthy upper class citizen with the luxur ... o spend it on drugs. Now she has had to pawn all her old luxuries to maintain her lifestyle. Like A Rolling Stone has four verses and a chorus repeated after each verse.The title "Like a Rolling Stone ... l slope it gets harder and harder to stop making the decisions which are cascading downwards like a rolling stone. This phrase is also used as the last line of the chorus of the song. The chorus itsel ...

(4 pages) 74 0 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Controversial Music.

ces of legislation that would criminalize the sale of 'controversial' music to minors.The magazine, Rolling Stone also had a negative response to the censorship of music. The first articles in Rolling ... Censorship, their articles focused on stickering, labeling and ratings. (Davidson and Winfield, 99) Rolling Stone also felt that the recording industry had given up and given in to the stickering and ...

(7 pages) 62 1 4.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Drugs.

harmful role in our young society and has plagued households across the nation. A recent article by Rolling Stone magazine "Plague in the Heartland," reports of a drug called by the street name crysta ... e 56)". The drugs have taken control of the young men making them do things which are not sane. The Rolling Stone magazine article "Plague in the Heartland" reports of three young girls brought to the ...

(4 pages) 46 0 4.3 Oct/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Censorship in music. Is it neccesary?

ces of legislation that would criminalize the sale of 'controversial' music to minors.The magazine, Rolling Stone also had a negative response to the censorship of music. The first articles in Rolling ... Censorship, their articles focused on stickering, labeling and ratings. (Davidson and Winfield, 99) Rolling Stone also felt that the recording industry had given up and given in to the stickering and ...

(7 pages) 85 0 4.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

"Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas"

arch the full length novel of the same name. The book first appeared in 1971 in issues 95 and 96 of Rolling Stone magazine, published November 11th and 25th respectively. Although the two part series ...

(3 pages) 33 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"Othello" and the effects of revenge

"Revenge... is like a rolling stone, which,when a man hath forced up a hill,will return upon him with a greater violence,a ...

(6 pages) 27 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

What Can you learn from Source A about the impact of the Beatles in the 1960's?

ose-petal glasses'. The Beatles were not the only groups around at that time, other groups like the Rolling Stones, also had a large fan base. Despite their huge popularity there were still some peopl ...

(9 pages) 35 0 5.0 Nov/2006

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

British Invasion

The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Kinks, The Yardbirds, The Who, Pink Floyd, T.Rex, David Bowie, Petula Clark, Fle ... wn personal flair. Another band that was very prominent during the British Invasion were the Rolling Stones. Five young guys right out of London trying to make it big in the United States just ... seemed completely controlled by these invaders. It was at an all-star show in San Antonio that the Rolling Stones nearly gave up when a trained monkey was called out for an encore instead of them. "W ...

(4 pages) 15 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Eminem

t rapper to go to such extremes and vulgarity in his lyrics and grace the pages of Rap Pages, VIBE, Rolling Stone, Spin, The Source, URB, and Stress and go on national tour months before their major-l ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Images In Mass Communication

an advertisement of a new style of Gibson guitar would be much more effective in a magazine such as Rolling Stone or Maxim as opposed to a Better Home and Gardens. In the Rolling Stone, the viewer alr ...

(3 pages) 13 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

America's Youth: Game Over (Gaming Effects On America's Youth)

ating obesity problem in the United States. Take Garrett, a fourteen year old boy who appeared in a Rolling Stone article. Garrett is six feet tall and is pushing 275 pounds. He is fatter than ninety- ... deo Games" CQ Researcher Nov. 10 2006: Volume 16, number 40. 10 July 2007.Reitman, Janet. "Fat Boy" Rolling Stone 13 Nov. 2003: 56+

(3 pages) 38 0 3.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Media Violence And How It Affects Us.

hild watches a television show he becomes violent, but according to the November 23rd 2000 issue of Rolling Stone "kids are more violent after watching shows like Mr. Rogers neighborhood." Does that m ...

(2 pages) 29 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Like A rolling Stone, Bob Dylan paper

her than consider, contemplate, and debate the numerous possible ways of understanding “Like a Rolling Stone,” I have chosen simply to express only my initial understanding; after all, Dylan ... with over analysis.Upon reading the verses and listening to the lyrics of Dylan’s “Like a Rolling Stone” it is possible to comprehend the songs story and grasp its general message: a wa ...

(7 pages) 23 0 0.0 Apr/2008

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

john lennon biography

002, respondents to a BBC poll on the 100 Greatest Britons voted Lennon into eighth place. In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine ranked Lennon number 38 on its list of "The Immortals: The Fifty Greatest Art ...

(1 pages) 61 9 2.4 Nov/2008

Subjects: Art Essays

Ahmet Ertegun

life. When he died at 83 years old, about six weeks after injuring himself in a backstage fall at a Rolling Stones concert, the world lost not only the greatest recording legend who ever lived but als ... stry; he was able to seduce and then sign the world’s greatest rock and roll band.In 1970, the Rolling Stones’ onerous long-term deal with Decca finally expired. In London, Ahmet phoned Jagg ...

(6 pages) 973 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies