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Top Rock Songs of the 90′s

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Top Rock Songs of the 90′s

  • Nuthin’ But a “G” Thang – Dr. Dre
  • Come As You Are – Nirvana
  • Under The Bridge – Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • November Rain – Guns N’ Roses
  • Bittersweet Symphony – The Verve
  • Mama Said Knock You Out – LL Cool J
  • Mo Money Mo Problems – Notorious B.I.G.
  • Tennessee – Arrested Development

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Bubblegum

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http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-images-bubblegum-boy-young-teenager-blowing-balloon-image34762424No! Not the kind you chew. A new style of music known as “Bubblegum Pop”, “Bubblegum Rock” or “Bubblegum Music”. It has also been referred to as “Sunshine Pop”, but that sub-genre is much closer in form and function to a more contemporary style of music (Europop) influenced by show tunes and the British Invasion.

Bubblegum had a direct appeal to the young crowd. This new sound was specific with catchy melodies, simple harmonies, singalong choruses and an upbeat happy feeling. Many of the songs in this new genre have been heard over the years in the marketing of edible, sugary foods, because of happy feeling they imparted to the listener. Read more »

Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters Premieres ‘The Wall’

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The long-awaited tour documentary from former Pink Floyd bassist, lyricist and founding member, Roger Waters, premiered this past Saturday (Sept. 6) at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), NME reports.

The Wall, as it’s appropriately titled, was filmed by Waters with the aid of director Sean Evans. The 133-minute film features footage from when the musician was on tour performing his famed show between the years 2010 and 2013.

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