Pop rock (also typeset as pop/rock) is rock music with a greater emphasis on professional songwriting and recording craft, and less emphasis on attitude. Originating in the late 1950s as an alternative to normal rock and roll, early pop rock was influenced by the beat, arrangements, and original style of rock and roll (and sometimes doo-wop).
Syncopation in pop/rock music. Syncopation occurs when a rhythmic pattern that typically occurs on strong beats or strong parts of the beat occurs instead on weak beats or weak parts of the beat. Most pop/rock songs have a mixture of syncopated and “straight” rhythms.
Irish music is music that has been created in various genres on the island of Ireland. The indigenous music of the island is termed Irish traditional music . It has remained vibrant through the 20th and into the 21st century, despite globalising cultural forces.
Over the years, pop rock has come to dominate the radio waves. Mixing a catchy pop sound with light lyrics combined with guitar rock, pop rock bands are some of the most popular bands on the planet and make of today's best rock songs across the charts. While new pop rock bands come and go, the...