A history of music in 80s

Rats or ratts were used to increase volume. Reply Bruce Dunstan September 16,4: The s also saw many artists make social statements through hip hop.

Loved all there stuff and the ep that came with game, and security set…. Reply Charles September 6,3: Reply Phil Rigger May 16,1: Just like the 80s of the 20th century, frizzy bangs were hot.

Hip hop music sounded like nothing that had been heard before in mainstream music and the late s was thought of as the Golden Age, were everything seemed original and innovative. Jeff Barrett played bass, Scot Johnston played drums….

House music is a style of electronic dance music which originated in Chicago, Illinois, USA in the early s. The first music video to be played on the channel was, appropriately, the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star," as music would forever change and the focus would shift from music and lyrics to fashion and theatrics, at least in the world of pop music.

Bythe death of Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens in a plane crash, the departure of Elvis for the army, the retirement of Little Richard to become a preacher, prosecutions of Jerry Lee Lewis and Chuck Berry and the breaking of the payola scandal which implicated major figures, including Alan Freed, in bribery and corruption in promoting individual acts or songsgave a sense that the rock and roll era established at that point had come to an end.

Accessories such as combs, pearls, hats and bonnets each had their time in the spotlight throughout the s. Hair metal bands were also associated with a hard-partying lifestyle, groupies and drug-use. Used to gig at the Pickled Parrot Gladesville Inn a fair bit.

Music history of the United States in the 1980s

Steve Zagami our sound guy had given it to me when I saw him the following year after I had left. As the genre gained traction on MTV, it gave the white middle class a glimpse into inner city culture and many conservative parents of the time were disapproving of the genre that had been called the "new rock n' roll.

The carpet was so bad it stuck to your shoes… Bruce Dunstan September 16,4: And, while this has obviously changed since then, the innovative concept created a whole new breed of pop star.

They also came into successful solo careers after adapting to the new musical landscape. Dee Minor and the Dischords are playing at the Annandale Hotel on May 25th and they have asked me to come down and perform a couple of Outline songs at the end of the set so I said yes.

It also was related to the public having an increased disposable income and a want to imitate celebrity affluence. While still parting it in the middle, many women began padding the sides, creating large wings or rolls. Outline… Reply John January 22, There are several reasons they these pop mega-stars emerged, the main one being they were genuinely talented artists.

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Hair metal bands would pull influences from heavy metal, punk rock, and traditional rock music to develop their sound. Lyrically, songs had catchy hooks and a pop sensibility. Hip hop music sounded like nothing that had been heard before in mainstream music and the late s was thought of as the Golden Age, were everything seemed original and innovative.

Pioneers such as Doug E. MTV Raps" making the hip hop and rap music a global phenomenon.

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Full thanks to Outline for providing 25 years if sore throats Nic March 18,4: Jeff Barrett — bass. House music is a style of electronic dance music which originated in Chicago, Illinois, USA in the early s.

New Wave eventually became tied to pop music as music videos from the genre were heavily promoted on MTV. Pioneers such as Doug E. Jenny Watson was our lead vocalist originally and she is a great singer. Hair got a little weird in the s.

Girls often wore their hair down, but were expected to begin wearing it up around the age of 15 or New Wave bands and artists had an impact on fashion with their unique clothing and hairstyles that the youth culture would adopt.

It has been widely cited that the initial blueprint for Techno was developed during the mids in Detroit, Michiganby Juan AtkinsKevin SaundersonDerrick May the so-called "Belleville Three"and Eddie Fowlkesall of whom attended school together at Belleville Highnear Detroit.

Pioneers such as Doug E. Record companies could now make just as much money by manufacturing one-hit artists in succession while not having to invest the time and money that would make a mediocre musician into a star with more longevity.

Fresh[11] Biz Markie and Buffy from the Fat Boys made beats, rhythm, and musical sounds using their mouth, lips, tongue, voice, and other body parts."Even if you don't enjoy the occasional soft rock jam (you're obviously lying and we all know it, by the way), the musicians and their stories in The Yacht Rock Book - The Oral History of the Soft, Smooth Sounds of the 70s and 80s are enjoyable enough to have appeal way beyond the genre boundaries.

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They became a national sensation in the s because of their hair (37 feet in total), and made a living doing musical performances with their hair down. The 80s on 8 plays the top music hits from the 80s, including Michael Jackson, Prince, Madonna, Whitney Houston & George Michael.

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