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5 Matching questions

  1. THE DJ
  2. metal censorship court cases
  3. 2 signal events of 1980
  4. Alternative music
  5. AC/DC
  1. a term used for music seen as less commercial & mainstream; rock as art or expression rather than profit; often called 'indie' music
  2. b Ozzy in 1985, "Suicide Solution"; Judas Priest in 1990; 2-Live Crew in 1989
  3. c US success begins with Highway to Hell; Back in Black one of five worldwide best selling albums of all time
  4. d rap begins in NY in late 70s with DJs; DJ-ing is basis of hip hop where it began
  5. e murder of John Lennon; election of Reagan

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. audience disillusioned & alienated; cared passionately only about music; take control of your life; in it for music, not marketing
  2. traditional; pop/glam; thrash/speed; death
  3. recorded with South African musicians (Ladysmith Black Mambazo); political controversy; the seminal world-beat album
  4. iconed by "The Hustle" - Van McCoy and The Soul City Orchestra; "Never Can Say Goodbye" - the first disco hit
  5. punk associated with swastikas, nazism, racism

5 True/False questions

  1. Run DMCsocially conscious folk/alternative; clean natural sound


  2. early 80siconed by "The Hustle" - Van McCoy and The Soul City Orchestra; "Never Can Say Goodbye" - the first disco hit


  3. Discofunk-based style of dance music popular in second half of 70s; non-stop dance music with thumping beat dominating charts


  4. The Ramonesback to basics rock; two minute high-energy guitar attacks; influential in England


  5. Hip hop technologyturntables, drum machines; sampling --> sound taken from a recorded medium and used on another medium


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