Yahoo Web Search

  1. About 27,400 search results
  1. en.wikipedia.org › wiki › SkaSka - Wikipedia

    Ska ( / skɑː /; Jamaican : [skjæ]) is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1950s and was the precursor to rocksteady and reggae. It combined elements of Caribbean mento and calypso with American jazz and rhythm and blues. Ska is characterized by a walking bass line accented with rhythms on the off beat.

  2. Rock music was during the 60s still largely sung in English, but some bands like Los Mac's and others mentioned above used Spanish for their songs as well. During the 1960s, most of the music produced in Mexico consisted on Spanish-language versions of English-language rock-and-roll hits.

  3. People also ask

    Where did the genre of ska come from?

    When did ska music become popular in Jamaica?

    What kind of instruments are used in ska music?

    What kind of music does Latin American ska play?

  4. Garage rock was a form of amateurish rock music, particularly prevalent in North America in the mid-1960s and so called because of the perception that it was rehearsed in a suburban family garage. [21] [22] Garage rock songs revolved around the traumas of high school life, with songs about "lying girls" being particularly common. [23]

    • How Ska Musicians Dress
    • 1980s Ska Revival
    • 1990s Ska Mixed with Punk Rock
    • Ska Bands and Singers

    Musicians who play ska dress in hats and suits. Many ska bands wear clothes with a chessboard pattern of black and white squares. Doc Martens are a common type of shoe. This pattern symbolizes the way that ska music mixes of Black and White musicans and styles of music.There was a British genre of ska-punk influenced by The Specials, Madness and the English Beat, that began to dress in kilts.

    Even though ska was developed in the 1950s, it became popular again in the 1980s in Britain. In the 1980s, ska bands such as The Specials, The Selecter, The Beat, UB40and Madness played ska music.

    In the 1990s, some bands mixed ska music with Punk rock to make ska-punk. This kind of ska music is from England and the United States. Some pop-punkbands from the 1990s mixed pop-punk with ska-punk.

  5. This is a list of notable bands and musicians who performed primarily ska or ska-influenced music for a significant portion of their careers. Contents 1 Original (starting in late 1950s)

  6. Ska. Ska is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1950s, and was the precursor to rocksteady and reggae. Ska combined elements of Caribbean mento and calypso with American jazz and rhythm and blues. The first ever ska recording was made by Count Ossie, a Nyabinghi drummer from the rasta community.

  1. People also search for