Glam rock is a style of rock music that developed in the United Kingdom in the early 1970s performed by musicians who wore outrageous costumes, makeup, and hairstyles, particularly platform shoes and glitter. Glam artists drew on diverse sources across music and throwaway pop culture, ranging from bubblegum pop and 1950s rock and roll to cabaret, science fiction, and complex art rock. The flamboyant clothing and visual styles of performers were often camp or androgynous, and have been described
This is a list of notable musical acts who pertain to the glam rock genre of music.
Glam rock is a genre of rock music that was popular in the early 1970s. It was made famous by acts such as David Bowie, Elton John, T. Rex, Alice Cooper, Slade, Gary Glitter, Queen and Sweet.
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The movement designated a new form of Japanese rock music influenced by Western hard rock and glam rock-metal acts like David Bowie, Kiss, Twisted Sister, Hanoi Rocks, Mötley Crüe, as well as punk-gothic rock and was established in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
El glam rock ta nel subconsciente de toles bandes britániques de rock alternativu, pero nun ye común que surdan artistes que lu reivindiquen explícitamente. A pesar d'esto, mientres los '90 apaeció un grupu d'evidente ascendencia glam , Suede , qu'axuntaben nel so soníu lo meyor del David Bowie de Ziggy Stardust.
Glam rock (cunoscut și ca glitter rock) este un stil de muzică rock și pop apărut în Marea Britanie, la începutul anilor 1970. El era interpretat de cântăreți și muzicieni, care purtau haine, machiaj si coafuri extravagante, cizme deosebit de platformă si sclipici.
(January 2016) The Sweet (also known as Sweet) are a British glam rock band that rose to worldwide fame in the 1970s. Their best known line-up consisted of lead vocalist Brian Connolly, bass player Steve Priest, guitarist Andy Scott, and drummer Mick Tucker. The group was originally called Sweetshop.
Glam rock (známy tiež aj ako glitter rock) je štýl rockovej a popovej hudby, ktorý sa v Spojenom kráľovstve vyvinul na začiatku 70. rokov 20. storočia.
Whitesnake are a hard rock band formed in England in 1978 by David Coverdale, after his departure from his previous band Deep Purple.Their early material has been compared by critics to the blues rock of Deep Purple, but they slowly began moving toward a more commercially accessible rock style.