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    Allegory of American Pie by Don Mclean Piece of the 'Pie " Ask anyone what was the defining moment in the rock history of the 1960 s was and all you will get is a one word answer: Woodstock. The three day rock festival that defined an era was only one of many music festivals of the'60 s. But Woodstock has come to symbolize, 'an era of peaceful, free-loving, drug- taking hippie youth, carefree before harsher realities hit... .' (Layman 40). The Woodstock festival ended a century filled with many ...
  • Andy Warhol's Impact On Art
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    Page 1 Andrew Warhola was born August Sixth, 1928, in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. He was the youngest son of Julie and Andrej Warhola, both immigrants from Czechoslovakia. After a quiet childhood spent alternately alone and in art classes, Andrew went to college. He then got a job doing commercial art, largely advertisements for large companies. Over time his name was shortened and Andy Warhol changed the face of modern art. Through his silver lined Factory and the many people who frequented it a ...
  • Johnson Berry Rock Richards
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    VISIT: Get Ringtones Get Concert Tickets Chuck Berry News affects your music played in LAUNCHcast and Music Videos. Your Artist Rating: Why Rate? Johnnie B. Gone 04/13/2005 5: 31 PM, E! Online Josh Gross berg To paraphrase the old Chuck Berry tune, bye-bye, Johnnie. Johnnie Johnson, the rhythm-and-blues piano wizard whose pioneering partnership with Berry produced such indelible tracks as 'Roll over Beethoven' and 'No Particular Place To Go' and helped to lay the foundations for rock 'n' roll, d...
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    In this essay, while completing the task of describing popular culture in the early 1960's, I hope to cover four main aspects; pop music, radio, television, film, fashion and changes in society. The term popular culture means a contemporary lifestyle and items that are well-known and generally accepted, it is a cultural pattern that are widespread within a population. A popular culture was being spread in Britain during the 1960's. The 1960's is considered by many to be the best decade in living...
  • 1970 Rock The Seventies 1970
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    The seventies were calmer and more individualistic then the sixties. The first British invasion had run its course-the Beatles had disbanded and the who were between projects. Pioneering guitar kings Clapton and Hendrix had given up their thrones, Clapton to heroin and Hendrix to the grim reaper. But Eric Clapton along with the Rolling Stones, Alice Cooper and Kiss continued to score commercial success. The pop music scene was a jumble of styles from earlier days plus new styles and artists. Man...
  • Allegory Of American Pie By Don Mclean
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    A Piece of the "Pie' Ask anyone what was the defining moment in the rock history of the 1960 s was and all you will get is a one word answer: Woodstock. The three day rock festival that defined an era was only one of many music festivals of the? 60 s. But Woodstock has come to symbolize, "an era of peaceful, free- loving, drug- taking hippie youth, carefree before harsher realities hit…' (Layman 40). The Woodstock festival ended a century filled with many metamorphoses of rock? n? roll, fr...