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.
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The most active glam metal scene was starting to appear in clubs on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles, including The Trip, the Whisky a Go Go, and the Starwood.These clubs began to avoid booking punk rock bands because of fears of violence and began booking many area metal bands, usually on a "pay to play" basis, thus creating a vibrant scene for hard rock music.
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The following is a list of glam metal bands and artists and includes bands and artists that have been described as glam metal or its interchangeable terms, hair metal, hair bands, pop metal and lite metal by professional journalists at some stage in their career.
Pete Overend Watts (69), British glam rock bassist (Mott the Hoople) 23 – Bobby Freeman (76), American pop and R&B singer; 24. Gil Ray (60), American power pop drummer (Game Theory, The Loud Family) Butch Trucks (69), American rock drummer (The Allman Brothers Band, Les Brers) 25 – Ronnie Davis (66), Jamaican reggae singer (The Tennors, The ...
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.
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. 
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. Svoje pomenovanie si získal hlavne vďaka tomu, že jeho predstavitelia vystupovali vo výstredných oblečeniach, často používali mejkap, štýlované účesy, topánky na vysokých opätkoch a platformách a trblietavé ...
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.