The Music world in the 1960’s: What was it like? The music in the 60’s was influenced by feminism and Black Power. The sixties were full of dancing, boom boxes, and discos! The music back then was a mix of jazz and pop. It was a time of funky hairstyles, short skirts and energetic dancing! The most popular style of music in the 60’s was ‘roots rock’. Roots rock combined elements of folk music, blues, country and rock 'n' roll. There were many popular artists like the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, The Who, Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra.
What was it like in the 70’s? How did it develop; and into what?
In the 70’s, people listened to many different kinds of music. There was mostly soft rock, and the pumping beat of disco music, but later in
In the 1960’s there were several types of fashion types like: the Mods, the rockers, the oh-so-famous hippies,-the futuristic space age-ers, the school girl baby dolls, the “Chanel” wearers , and of course the optical art dressers! So as you can see there are LOTS of fashion types that started in the 60’s. Even some looks we still use today, only slightly modified. To help you better understand the styles of the 160’s, I will break down each type of style….
The 60s was a legendary era for Music. Many British bands were born that later went on to become iconic, but the whole scene was born out of a need for something new and exciting as the new generation refused to conform to their parent’s idea of having a good time. Blues musicians became very popular in the United Kingdom in the late 1950s and early 1960s. British blues soon became a distinct genre, and rock and roll, rockabilly, rhythm and blues and other forms of popular music mixed in the UK,….
Fashion in the 60's
The 60's were a time of change and challenge. They brought hippies, space age, folk music, and the Beatles. Women's skirts got shorter, men's hair got longer, and everyone talked about love.
The 60's was characterized by the feeling that a break with the past had been achieved. Clothes, furniture, and products all looked newer, brighter, and more fun.
The swinging 60's were at their height. Women's hemlines were very short. Fashion in the 60's tended to encourage….
the world by teaching people to stand up for what they believe in.
John Lennon was a very creative man that inspired many musicians. John had a huge impact on the 60's music. He was said to have created a whole "new world" of music in America. John Lennon was inspired by Elvis Presley himself and his new type of music. The Beatles was the first rock band in America and everyone loved it. John and Paul McCartney became one of the most successful songwriting partnerships in musical history….
April 4, 2005
When deciding what movie to do for this particular paper I faced a few issues. I knew what the requirements were, but I wanted something different and something I could have fun watching and writing as well. So, after looking around and pondering movies for weeks I finally decided on a perfect choice The 60's directed by Mark Piznarski?
This movie is a wonderful production starting from 1960 and ending in 1969 covering all the different things that occurred during this….
The 60’s era did have its downsides, African Americans were fighting for equality ,women were fighting to be just as equal as men but, in the midst of all the ciaos some of the greatest groups and individual people were born some examples are the Beatles, Martin….
Many things in showtunes have changed throughout the course of time while some have stayed the same. Each decade does have very important aspects, and here is why;
In the 1960’s, showtunes were very upbeat. Many shows of the 60’s very “belty” singers and in their voice there is still a very sixties rock sound. Music around the world was changing, with the formation of many bands, such as; The Beatles, The Beach Boy, and The Rolling Stones. In most showtunes of this decade that soft rock sound….
Life in The 60’s VS 2000
Life as people explain in the 60’s seemed to be less convenient but much cheaper in many different ways. There are so many changes that have occurred over the years. Life seemed to be similar in some ways but more laid back. Times have changed, now more people live life on the go. Life in the 60’s might have had their advantages, but life now is defiantly more convenient.
The cost of living in the 60 was much cheaper, especially for people with children. Rent then….
The 60’s was a time of social injustice, political protests over Vietnam, and the deliberation of powers. Socially the United States was in a terrible place. Since the Jim Crow laws were set put in place the constitution the country had been divided. When the civil rights movements started to move it brought social injustice to light (eldorado ink 15). Leaders in the civil rights movements included Martin Luther King, John F. Kennedy, and Malcolm X. These leaders were speaking out publicly and giving….
As a result, there is not as much racism as there was in the 30’s-60’s. If anything racism has gotten better and there has been less of it. You may not think so because of all of the things that you hear on the news and on social media, and everything that they tell you is negative things well now you know that the world isn't all negative there is positive things and good stuff do occur between black people and white people, that's what the media and news should be focusing on and the world might….