Dwayne Johnson

rock

It was launched round 1993 with releases by teams similar to Suede and Blur, who have been soon joined by others including Oasis, Pulp, Supergrass, and Elastica, who produced a series of successful albums and singles. For some time the …

Rock

rock

Green, along with the Bluesbreaker’s rhythm part Mick Fleetwood and John McVie, formed Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac, who enjoyed a number of the biggest industrial success within the genre. In the late 1960s Jeff Beck, additionally an alumnus of the …

Warfare Rock On Steam

rock

Major report labels signed most of the remaining grunge bands in Seattle, whereas a second inflow of acts moved to the city in the hope of success. However, with the death of Kurt Cobain and the next break-up of Nirvana …

Rock Music

rock

Britpop

With the appearance of punk rock and technological changes within the late Nineteen Seventies, progressive rock was more and more dismissed as pretentious and overblown. Many bands broke up, but some, together with Genesis, ELP, Yes, and Pink Floyd, …

Young Rock

rock

The instrumental strand of the genre resulted in albums like Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells , the first report, and worldwide hit, for the Virgin Records label, which turned a mainstay of the style. Instrumental rock was particularly significant in continental …

Rocks

rock

The folk rock motion is often thought to have taken off with The Byrds’ recording of Dylan’s “Mr. Tambourine Man” which topped the charts in 1965. With members who had been part of the cafe-based people scene in Los Angeles, …

Rock And Roll

rock

The use of distortion, pioneered by electrical blues guitarists similar to Guitar Slim, Willie Johnson and Pat Hare in the early Fifties, was popularized by Chuck Berry within the mid-Fifties. The use of energy chords, pioneered by Willie Johnson and …