Folk rock is a hybrid music genre combining elements of folk music and rock music, which arose in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom in the mid-1960s. In the U.S., folk rock emerged from the folk music revival and the influence that the Beatles and other British Invasion bands had on members of that movement.
- List of Folk Rock Artists
This is a list of musicians who have both significant folk...
- List of Folk Rock Artists
British folk rock is a form of folk rock which developed in the United Kingdom from the mid 1960s, and was at its most significant in the 1970s. Though the merging of folk and rock music came from several sources, it is widely regarded that the success of "The House of the Rising Sun" by British band the Animals in 1964 was a catalyst, prompting Bob Dylan to "go electric", in which, like the ...
Folk rock music is a mixture of folk music with modern rock music. Folk rock began in the mid 1960s with performers like the Byrds. Folk singer Bob Dylan created a sensation at the 1965 Newport Festival when he used electric guitar in his performance. This led to many groups wanting to play folk music in the rock style.
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Folk rock is a hybrid music genre combining elements of folk music and rock music, which arose in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom in the mid-1960s. In the U.S., folk rock emerged from the folk music revival and the influence that the Beatles and other British Invasion bands had on members of that movement. en.wikipedia.org
Rock & Folk is a prominent French popular music magazine founded in 1966, and published in the Paris suburb of Clichy.Editor in chief were Philippe Koechlin, Philippe Paringaux, Eric Breton, Philippe Manœuvre and now Vincent Tannières.
This type of folk music also includes fusion genres such as folk rock, folk metal, and others. While contemporary folk music is a genre generally distinct from traditional folk music, in U.S. English it shares the same name, and it often shares the same performers and venues as traditional folk music.
Folk rock je muzički žanr koji nastoji kombinirati elemente narodne (folk) muzike sa rock muzikom.Izraz folk rock u svom najužem i najranijem smislu označava muzički pravac koji se sredinom 1960-ih stvorio u SAD i Ujedinjenom Kraljevstvu.
Folk rock je hudobný žáner, ktorý je spojením folku a rocku.Tento žáner bol pomenovaný v polovici 60. rokov v Spojenom kráľovstve.Zvuk hudobného prejavu vo folk-rockovej hudbe je založený na harmonickom speve sprevádzanom čistým neskresleným zvukom akustických nástrojov, často využíva zvuk dvanásťstrunovej gitary, príkladom by mohla byť hudobná produkcia skupiny The ...
The folk rock movement is usually 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 folk scene in Los Angeles, the Byrds adopted rock instrumentation, including drums and 12-string Rickenbacker guitars, which became a major ...