Essays Tagged: "rock stars"

Television Violence and it's effect on Children

g influence on childrens' behavior: we can see it in the way they attempt to emulate their favorite rock stars by dressing in a similar style and the way children play games, imitating their favorite ... showed that between the seventh to twelveth grade alone children listen to almost as many hours of rock music as they spend in school, for a full twelve years (Entertainment Monitor, 1995). As a teen ...

(3 pages) 251 0 4.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Appearence Vs. Reality of modern music affect on Teenagers

ce and good judgement. All of those mentioned have been destroyed in many teenagers lives by these 'Rock Stars'. The modern teenager is exposed to many different things that may affect their lives as ... the average teenager, but often in cases the teen who is trying to conform becomes subject to the 'Rock Star's' manipulation, and that is when obsession kicks in. Then not only is the teenager subjec ...

(5 pages) 52 0 3.0 Mar/1996

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

Violence and Music, What causes people to become violent at rock concerts?

trying desperately to get close to the people they want to connect with and become inspired by- the rock stars.For some reason, it has become an accepted fact that rock shows are supposed to be rough. ...

(2 pages) 76 1 3.4 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Essay about Tattooing as a trend in popular culture.

more visible role in today's mainstream pop culture. Now you see all kinds of tattooed celebrities, rock stars, movie stars, sports stars and even the elite super models proudly displaying their body ... in modern society, it the fact of how the are being advertised. People look up to the celebrities, rock stars, movie stars, sports stars and super models mentioned earlier. They see them with tattoos ...

(5 pages) 166 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Ethnography: Dance Dance Revoltuion Society

t as a trend, where it was popular only in it's time. For example, in the 70's and 80's, hard metal rock came out where rock stars grew their hair out long and started the head bang where they would s ...

(6 pages) 127 5 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Television Violence and Its Effect on Children

ig influence on childrens' behavior: we can see itin the way they attempt to emulate their favorite rock stars by dressing in asimilar style and the way children play games, imitating their favorite c ... dyshowed that between the seventh to twelveth grade alone children listen toalmost as many hours of rock music as they spend in school, for a full twelveyears (Entertainment Monitor, 1995). As a teena ...

(3 pages) 61 0 2.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Historiography of the Golden Era of Anglo-American Piracy in the Atlantic 1680-1730

Morgan and others became household names. They were the famous anti-heroes of their time, much like rock stars today. There was also a historical period from roughly 1680 - 1730 when large numbers of ...

(14 pages) 68 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Remembering Information

cripts. I think its amazing how any actor can remember hundreds oflines, in just a matter of weeks. Rock stars and musicians also have a great sense ofmemory. New York rapper Jay Z has somewhat master ...

(1 pages) 30 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Animal Rights Protests

productions of major cities across the country. Itscharacters include angry college students, aging rock stars,flamboyant B-movie queens, society matrons, and sophisticated fashiondesigners. You can't ... med to dress in a similar style; baggy pants,piercings and t-shirts advertising obscure "hard-core" rock bandsadorned most of the activists. The organizers of the protest providedmore than enough sign ...

(7 pages) 103 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Animal Testing

MGMT350 Fallacy Summary and Application Paper

about the Michael Jackson case. It stated, "Jacko is an obvious case of arrested development. Most rock stars remain frozen in their teen dream of sex and revenge--which isn't that serious, seeing as ... s--but that's what 12-year-old boys do. It's pre-pubescent--they don't get girls yet. A 60-year-old rock star smashing up his hotel room may be a bit pathetic, but a 45-year-old man who likes to sleep ...

(5 pages) 83 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

"Moon Child" Review

nese film directed by Takahisa Zeze that doesn't bring much to the table except a couple of great J-Rockers and a story line that seriously needs some help. Moon Child is a result of an interesting at ... ns when the director isn't content with making a movie that fits into one genre and instead puts in rock stars to patch in the flaws.This movie is set in the future, in a city called Mallepa, where th ...

(3 pages) 12 0 5.0 Sep/2006

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

Competitive Study Between Leading Brands: PEPSI vs COKE

n hiring more and more popular spokespersons to promote their products.They focused particularly on rock stars; notable soft drink promoters included Michael Jackson (for Pepsi) and Paula Abdul (for D ...

(19 pages) 474 1 4.2 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Generation Gap

possession. "We were raised on television to believe that we'd all be millionaires, movie gods, or rock stars, but we won't. And we're starting to figure that out." We play sports, go to school ... be perfect. In the world I see you're stalking elk through damp canyon forests around the ruins of Rockefeller Center. You will wear leather clothes that will last you the rest of your life. You will ...

(3 pages) 601 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


Career I play the guitar. Naturally I admire rock stars and people who do what they love to do for a living. The most intriguing of all rock band ... love to do for a living. The most intriguing of all rock bands to me is Creed. When people think of rock stars they think of someone who is in it for money or the attractive lifestyle that goes along ... . He seems to be constantly growing in a musical sense. He play harder things that that most of the rock in this time seems to be heading, but he also plays slower things that were not put together in ...

(2 pages) 442 1 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire

and physically unimposing make-believe character elicited the adulation usually reserved for grungy rock stars.After a summer stay with the Dursleys, his awful Muggle (human) foster parents, Harry ret ...

(3 pages) 712 0 0.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Review of "Scar Tissue" by Anthony Keidis

Balzary who would later be dubbed 'Flea.'They started a band, and in 1983 they burst into the punk rock scene and between then and 1988, released four albums and one EP.At the time, to the rest of th ... he Red hot chilli peppers, little did the fans know, Anthony and Hillel had developed into troubled rock stars with life threatening heroin addictions.After Hillel's departure from the world, Jack dec ...

(1 pages) 1160 1 2.0 Nov/2007

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


What has the power to make you get up and move, to both inspire you and enrage you? Rock, rap, "pop", country, and blues are all forms of this phenomenon we call music. Music has been ... one? Chances are you were listening to music that fell into one of the two most popular categories, rock or pop. Both rock and pop can be considered movements in society, however the motivation for th ... This may entail spending thousands of dollars on drugs and alcohol. Eventually many of both pop and rock stars end up in rehab. Even though the lines between rock and pop can be blurred at times there ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

In The Eyes Of The Beholder

is" is an example of such poetry. Other poems like "Mexican Switchblades" and "Why Poets Want to be Rock Stars" show the importance Vallone places on everyday experiences."Song" and "The Rose" are bas ...

(5 pages) 964 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Jimi Hendrix

hort life, and didn't get to show the world everything that he had. At the age of 27, Jimi became a rock legend. His music was influential to almost all of today's modern rock stars. Jimi Hendrix died ... , Jimi joined a new band. Around the same time, 1959, Al bought Jimi his first electric guitar. The Rocking Kings was the name of the band, and Jimi was slowly getting a name for himself. He made his ...

(7 pages) 12 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Essay about how MTV ruined the real music industry.

“There used to be a way to stick it to the Man. It was called rock 'n roll, but guess what, oh no, the Man ruined that, too, with a little thing called MTV! So do ... ause the Man is just gonna call you a fat washed up loser and crush your soul.” (The School of Rock, 2003) Jack Black stated this quote in the movie School of Rock.MTV started out in 1981 only to ... main reason why MTV was so successful was because when it started out they exposed the most popular rock stars of our parent’s age group. Now, it’s changed to following celebrities and their ...

(4 pages) 20 1 5.0 Apr/2008

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