History of rock music :-)


I always loved rock music. I can´t imagine life without rock music . As I said, I’ll tell you about rock music.  Rock has its roots at the end of the 40th and early 50th years in the U.S.  Bands, which plays rock music, use to play with guitars, bass guitars, drums and have one frontman.  Rock develops gradually. Initially he rock’n’roll and then it was rock style as British rock, surf rock, folk rock, psychedelic rock, glam rock, progressive rock. And now? Every style of rock! Now exists different groups that play different types of rock music. Now I´ll  introduce you above styles of different bands and their most famous songs. So

Rock´n´roll : Bill Haley was originally adapted black record “Rock Around The Clock” – that has become a worldwide hit in 1955. love that song,I can dance to that song!:-)   Elvis Presley in 1956 pushed his hit “Heartbreak Hotel” Don´t have to tell he´s  legend of  rock´n´roll…:-)

British rock: The Beatles brought mixed image, good music and personality. Also need not be reminded what the Legends of them become🙂 In the same year began career Rolling Stones .

Surf  rock: The style presented by Dick Dale and a group of surfers connecting The fast pace, enhanced resonant sound of drums and electric guitars. The famous band from this style is Beach boys – I was listening this group when I was a child🙂

Folk rock: Bob Dylan asserted hits’ Blowin in the Wind “and” Masters of War “.  Song Marsters of War brought the concept of public protest song.

Psychedelic rock: Groups Grateful Dead and Big Brother & the Holding Company became famous representatives of this generation.  Group The 13th Floor Elevators named their third album “The Psychedelic Sounds of the 13th Floor Elevators” Peak of psychedelic rock came to the Woodstock festival in 1969. I´ve never this kind of rock music listen, but I considered it my duty to announce that, this kind of rock exists :-)))

Glam rock (also known as Glitter Rock) appeared after an era of hippies. In the U.S., glam rock was popular in the cities of New York, Detroit and Los Angeles.  This style was mainly represented by Alice Cooper, Kiss and Queen . Fans of glam rock is different from members of the hippie movement, charming (glamourous) clothing, which was inspired by sci-fi, Hollywood culture and clothing bisexual. Music in the style of glam rock is described as languid, soporific ballads as well as trigger-happy high-energy Rock and Roll stylization. The main theme of the Lyrics sexuality, drugs, fiction and scientific revolution of teenagers (examples are the songs “Children of the Revolution” by  T-Rex and “Teenage Rampage” by The Sweet).

Progressive rock : The main feature is progressive rock experimentation with different ideas and different musical forms. Some groups like Pink Floyd and Deep Purple experimented with new instruments, the orchestra started to use.

This is everything I wanted to write to you today. I hope you liked the article🙂