By Genre. And there's David Bowie Check out this playlist of music inspired by the album.
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In our latest Vintage Rock Presents special edition, we explore the incredible world of Elvis Presley live on stage. In this issue of Vintage Rock we enter the riotous world of Wanda Jackson. Stray Cats! It was 40 years ago this year that three like-minded New Yorkers rallied together as Stray Cats, headed [
Classic rock is a radio format which developed from the album-oriented rock AOR format in the early s. Although classic rock has mostly appealed to adult listeners, music associated with this format received more exposure with younger generations of listeners with the presence of the Internet and digital downloading. Conceptually, classic rock has been analyzed by academics as an effort by critics, media, and music establishments to canonize rock music and commodify s Western culture for audiences living in a post-baby boomer economy.
In a freewheeling, often revealing conversation, the Scottish singer-songwriter and Rock Hall inductee talks about his first big hit of the psychedelic era. You probably would, too. The comedian was just 19 when he joined Saturday Night Live as a featured player.
Is classic rock really more than 50 years old? By our tabulations, the genre starts around the time rock and pop artists got serious about their music. Were the Beatles classic rock's first real band?
Picking the best rock albums is pretty much an impossible task. So when we asked people to vote for their favourite ever rock album, we didn't restrict the options to a pre-defined list of titles we'd come up with over pints in the pub. You could add any album you liked.
So, The Black Keys are back to basics on "Let's Rock"their ninth album and first in half a decade. No keyboards, barely any collaborators, just plain old bluesy guitar and thumping drums, a couple of backing vocalists who add a nice dimension to Dan Auerbach's vocals and a swag of semi-soulful, mid-tempo rock songs. Sometimes stripping things back brings a new life to music — less is more, after all.
For generations, album art has been an essential part of listening to music. The media may have changed, from vinyl to cassettes to CDs, and then recently back to vinyl again, but the imagery created to represent our favourite bands' music has continued to be an vital and vibrant element of pop culture. That, and of course, the all important music video.