Rock Music

The Analysis of Rock Music as a Genre. How It Occurred and Why It Is Significant

Rock music began as “race music;” the white middle class teenager’s middle finger to his conservative parents by listening to music made by African Americans. It then moved on to be a key player in the countercultural revolution of America in the 1960s where the then-teenaged baby boomers once again used it to express their …

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Review on Imagine Dragons

In 2008, lead singer Dan Reynolds joined drummer Andrew Tolman at Brigham Young University where they were both students. Reynolds and Tolman combined Andrew Beck, Dave Lemke, and Aurora Florence to play guitar, bass, and piano each for their band. Their name is an anagram for a phrase only known to members of the band, …

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Facts about Kurt Cobain

A talented, troubled performer, Kurt Cobain became a rock legend with his band Nirvana in the 1990s. A. He was born February 20, 1967, in Aberdeen, Washington. B. He has one younger sister, Kim. C. As a boy, Cobain enjoyed drawing, playing the drums, and piano. Cobain began listening to rock music and that’s when …

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