How The Beatles Changed Rock Music Essay

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How The Beatles Changed Rock Music

How The Beatles Changed Rock Music


Rock music consists of many individual styles. Even though there is a
common spirit among all music groups, all music made by them are very different.
Rock music evolved in the 1950s and the early 1960s. At that time that Beatles
entered the world of music from Liverpool. Rock music was a large piece of the
centerpiece of a largely rebellious group of young people. Before the era of
the Beatles, Elvis Presley first took Rock ‘n' Roll to the public. Elvis
blended the black and white music influence to create this style of Rock ‘n'
Roll. He commanded a large group of faithful fans. Elvis was the only singer
who was able to rival the Beatles. Even so, the Beatles admired his music and
were greatly influenced by him. The Beatles were pace setters. Their ensemble
were supplemented with solo guitar, rhythm guitar, bass guitar, drums, sitar,
and violins. They took advantage of the creative possibilities afforded by the
multiple track tape recording. They made rock music into music that were
produceable in studios but were not possible to produce in live performances.
They were the "Greatest show on Earth." They were the biggest concert
draws on Earth. Their music and lyrics changed the lives of a generation and
the generation that followed. Rock ‘n' roll was a mixture of blues and country.
Its rhythm seemed to have an amazing power over young people that couldn't be
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