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History of Rock and Roll

  1. 1. History of Rock and Roll <ul><li>By </li></ul><ul><li>Mr. Meholick </li></ul>
  2. 3. Rock and Roll music didn’t exist at all until the...... 19 __s 1950’s
  3. 4. They released a song called: R___ A_____ T__ C____ In 1954 a band emerged called “ Bill Haley and the ______ ” Rock Around The Clock Comets
  4. 5. By 1956 Bill Haley had other hit records including: See you ____ _______ Shake, _____ ___ ____ Razzle ______ later alligator Rattle and Roll Dazzle
  5. 6. By 1957 Other “crazier and wilder” acts started to appear such as: Elvis ________ Little ________ Presley Richard
  6. 7. Introducing Rock Music to the Black american population around this time was Chuck ______ Berry hits included: Johnny __ ______ Rock ___ ____ ______ B Goode and Roll Music
  7. 9. The artist generally known as the “King of Rock and Roll” was:
  8. 10. Discovered in 1954, Elvis became a national star by 1956-1957. Elvis served in the _______ from 1958-1960 US army
  9. 11. H____ D__ B___ S____ S____ R____ t_ S_____ J_______ R____ S_________ M____ L___ M_ T______ Elvis’s Hit Songs included: Blue Suede Shoes Love Me Tender Hound Dog Jailhouse Rock Return to Sender Suspicious Minds
  10. 12. Elvis died from a drug overdose in ______ 1977 Even today people still visit his former home called “G_______” “ Graceland”
  11. 13. Trivia Television stations were only allowed to film elvis ...... from the waist up! This was because of the way he moved his hips when he danced, which was considered too suggestive for his day.
  12. 15. B____ H____ T__ B__ B______ R____ V____ In what year did three great American Rock and Roll stars die in a light plane crash? 1959 They were: Buddy Holly The Big Bopper Richie Valens
  13. 16. Buddy Holly Is credited as being responsible for..... Was a major influence on later artists such as: Standardising the line up of two guitars, bass and drums The Beatles The Beach Boys The Rolling Stones Bob Dylan
  14. 17. Buddy Holly P____ S__ T____ b_ t__ D__ Hits Included: Peggy Sue That’ll be the Day
  15. 18. The Big Bopper (Jiles Richardson) C______ L___ Was an early rock and roll disc jockey, but was turned into a pop star thanks to his one big hit: Chantilly Lace
  16. 19. Richie Valens L_ B_____ D_____ Was just ____ years old at the time of the crash Big Hits included: La Bamba Donna 17
  17. 21. The Beatles E_ S______ S___ L_______, UK emerged around 1960 in: Made their American Debut in 1964 on the: Ed Sullivan Show Liverpool, UK
  18. 22. The Beatles I W____ H___ Y___ H___ A H___ D___ N___ Y____ S_________ L__ i_ B_ I S___ H__ S_______ T____ L___ in t__ S__w___ D________ Hits Included: I Wanna Hold Your Hand A Hard Days Night Yellow Submarine Let it Be I Saw Her Standing There Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds
  19. 23. The Rolling Stones (I C___ g__ n_) S_________ J______ J___ F____ S___ M_ U_ Hits Include: (I Can’t get no) Satisfaction Jumpin’ Jack Flash Start Me Up
  20. 24. Other “British Invasion” Bands The SKNIK The NALMIAS The LILEOHS The GORTGS The KINKS The ANIMALS The HOLLIES The TROGGS Unscramble These Band Names:
  21. 26. Influences <ul><li>Influence of African culture from thousands of black african slaves brought into America. </li></ul>This music evolved into these music genres: S___ R____ and B___ G____ H__-H__ Soul Rhythm and Blues Gospel Hip-Hop
  22. 27. Soul Music is Defined by two record labels <ul><li>“Motown” Records </li></ul><ul><li>“Stax” Records </li></ul>
  23. 28. Prominent Soul Artists J___ B_____ A____ F_____ R__ C______ The S________ The T_________ James Brown Aretha Franklin Ray Charles The Supremes The Temptations
  24. 29. Famous Soul Songs James Brown Aretha Franklin Wilson Pickett Otis Redding Sittin on t__ d___ of t__ b__ I F___ G___ R______ In the M______ H___ I Feel Good Respect In the Midnight Hour Sittin on the dock of the bay
  25. 31. There were three types of “surf music” Instrumental Smooth Vocal Surf Rock
  26. 32. Instrumental Surf Music <ul><li>Lead and Rhythm Guitar, Bass and Drums </li></ul><ul><li>Use of Whammy Bar and Reverb effects </li></ul>Best known example of this type of music: W _ _ _ _ _ _ by the “surfaris” W I P E O U T
  27. 33. <ul><li>Extensive use of three part vocal harmony </li></ul><ul><li>Lyrics usually about cars, racing, surfing, anything related to the beach or ocean </li></ul><ul><li>Often Slow Ballads </li></ul>Vocal Surf Music Example by the “ Mamas and the Papas”: C______ D_______ California Dreaming
  28. 34. Surf Rock Music <ul><li>Exemplified by the Beach Boys </li></ul><ul><li>Clean Style - no distortion in guitars </li></ul><ul><li>Smooth, easy going surf style </li></ul>
  29. 35. Famous Surf Era Songs The Beach Boys S_____ _ _ _ Surfin’ USA G___ V________ Good Vibrations
  30. 37. “ Woodstock” Music Festival
  31. 38. “ Woodstock” Music Festival Held on a dairy farm in rural New York State in 19__ How many people turned up? between 400-500 thousand people (half did not have a ticket) 1969
  32. 39. Imagine what it would have been like....
  33. 40. Performers at Woodstock included <ul><li>Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young </li></ul><ul><li>Joan Baez </li></ul>Folk musicians such as: “ Acid” or “Psychedelic” Rock Groups <ul><li>Jefferson Airplane </li></ul><ul><li>The Grateful Dead </li></ul><ul><li>The Who </li></ul>
  34. 41. Popular Performers of the era B__ D____ J____ J_____ The D_____ L__ Z______ J___ H_____ Bob Dylan Janis Joplin The Doors Led Zeppelin Jimi Hendrix
  35. 43. Punk Music <ul><li>Became Popular in the mid 19 __’s </li></ul>70 <ul><li>Developed its own style and S_______ </li></ul>Subculture <ul><li>Music was often L___ and A____ </li></ul>Loud and Angry <ul><li>“ Back to Basics” approach. Vocals accompanied only by _____ and _____ </li></ul>Guitars and Drums
  36. 44. Characteristics of Punk Bands <ul><li>Rebellious Nature </li></ul><ul><li>Unique clothes and haircuts </li></ul><ul><li>Records usually self-produced and recorded. </li></ul>
  37. 45. Famous Punk Bands The S__ P_____ The C_____ The R_______ The Sex Pistols The Clash The Ramones
  38. 47. “ Disco” is short for: D__________ (the french word for ‘nightclub’) Discotheque
  39. 48. Disco was most popular.... From the early 19__ until the mid 19__ 1970’s 1980’s
  40. 49. Disco Music.... <ul><li>Influenced by F___ and S___ Music </li></ul><ul><li>May include different instrumentation </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Percussion </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Keyboards </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Horns (Trumpets and Saxophones) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Orchestral Strings </li></ul></ul></ul>Funk Soul
  41. 50. One of the best known disco groups was.. The V_____ P_____ The Village People
  42. 51. The Village People’s Hit Songs Include: Y _ _ _ M_____ M__ G_ W___ C___ S__ T__ M____ Y M C A Mancho Man Go West Can’t Stop The Music
  43. 52. Another Famous Disco Group: _ _ _ _ A B B A
  44. 53. Hit Songs for ABBA Include: D_______ Q_____ W________ F________ M_____ M__ Dancing Queen Waterloo Fernando Mamma Mia
  45. 54. In 1977 when disco was at the height of its popularity a movie came out called... starring: S______ N____ F____ J___ T______ Saturday Night Fever John Travolta
  46. 56. Two famous “Piano Men” in Pop Music are: B___ J___ E____ J___ Billy Joel Elton John
  47. 57. Hits for Billy Joel Include: P____ M__ Only the G____ D__ Y_____ Its Still R___ and R___ t_ M_ We D____ S____ the F___ Piano Man Only the Good Die Young Its Still Rock and Roll to Me We Didn’t Start the Fire
  48. 58. Hits for Elton John Include: Y____ S__ C_____ in the W____ Don’t let the S__ go D____ on M_ Can y__ f____ the l___ t______ Your Song Candle in the Wind Don’t let the Sun go Down on Me Can you feel the love tonight
  49. 59. Other famous solo artists from the 70’s to today.... Rod S_____ Eric C_____ Diana R___ S____ Rod Stewart Eric Clapton Diana Ross Sting B______ Beyonce
  50. 61. Classic Rock Often refers to the hard rock style of the: 19__ 1970’s
  51. 62. Popular 1970s Hard Rock Bands: D___ P_____ L__ Z______ Led Zeppelin T__ W__ The Who Deep Purple
  52. 63. W____ L____ L___ B____ D__ S______ to H______ Led Zeppelin Whole Lotta Love Stairway to Heaven Black Dog famous songs include:
  53. 64. The Who famous songs include: My G________ W__ a__ y__? My Generation Who are you?
  54. 65. 1980’s “ Hair” Bands and Hard Rock
  55. 66. Big Hair/Glam Rock Bands that were big in the 1980’s: M____ C___ P_____ T_____ S____ K___ Motley Crue Poison Twisted Sister KISS
  56. 67. Poison Kiss
  57. 68. Heavy Metal Acts that were big in the 1980’s, and continue to today: I____ M_____ J_____ P_____ O____ O_______ Iron Maiden Judas Priest Ozzy Ozbourne
  58. 69. Progressive Rock Progressive Rock Artists Include: R____ D____ T______ G______ P___ F____ Rush Dream Theatre Genesis Pink Floyd
  59. 71. Widely known as “The King of Pop” was which male solo artist? M_____ J______ Michael Jackson
  60. 72. Michael Jackson’s Hits Include: T_____ B___ It B___ J___ B____ or W____ B__ Thriller Beat It Billie Jean Black or White Bad
  61. 73. Other Pop Artists who emerged in the 1980’s (unscramble) NADNAMO CIPNER ERBUC TESINRSNPGE MADONNA PRINCE BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
  63. 76. Emerged in the late 1980’s as a replacement for “glam rock” Most Popular in the: 19__ 1990’s
  64. 77. Most Popular Grunge Bands: A____ in C_____ N______ S__________ P___ J__ Nirvana Soundgarden Pearl Jam Alice in Chains
  65. 78. Nirvana Popularised Grunge with the album released in 1991: S____ L____ T____ S_____ N_________ Smells Like Teen Spirit Nevermind featuring the hit song:
  66. 79. Characteristics of Grunge: <ul><li>Loud, Heavy Drumming </li></ul><ul><li>Distortion in Guitars & “Drop D” tunings </li></ul><ul><li>Back to Basics - Guitars, Drums, Vocals </li></ul><ul><li>No theatrics or fancy clothes </li></ul><ul><li>Lyrics that are sad, angry or frustrated </li></ul>
  67. 81. Evolved from ______ music of the 1970’s and 1980’s Disco
  68. 82. Characteristics of Dance Music <ul><li>Designed not to be played by live musicians, but mixed by a DJ </li></ul><ul><li>Exclusive use of electronic instruments, synthesisers and MIDI </li></ul><ul><li>Many early songs from the dance music genre available as 12” singles </li></ul>
  69. 83. Dance Music has a number of sub-genres: H_____ T_____ D____ n’ B____ H_____ T_____ House Trance Drum n’ Bass Hi-NRG Techno
  70. 84. Dance Music Era Produced many one hit wonders: Technotronic: C&C Music Factory: 2 Unlimited: Ce Ce Peniston: P___ U_ t__ J__ E________ D____ N___ G__ R____ f__ T___ F_____ Pump Up the Jam Everybody Dance Now Get Ready for This Finally
  71. 86. Name the possibly most famous? one hit wonder: V____ K____ the R____ S__ by band called B______ Video Killed the Radio Star Buggles
  72. 87. Name the one hit wonder by a german female singer: 99 R__ B_______ by the singer called N___ 99 Red Balloons Nina
  73. 88. Name the one hit wonder: (This one was also the theme from a TV show) I’ll B_ T____ for ___ by a band called The R_________ I’ll Be There For You The Rembrants Used as the theme for “friends”
  74. 89. Name the one hit wonder that was huge in the 1980’s: T______ J_______ by a band called The V______ Turning Japanese The Vapors
  75. 90. Name the one hit wonder that brought country and western into the pop charts: A____ B____ H_____ by singer: B____ R__ C_____ Achy Breaky Heart Billy Ray Cyrus