Funk is one of the fundamental styles in the music of the second half of the twentieth century. Is an integral part of such styles as jazz-rock . fusion . hip hop . acid jazz . jungle . disco . drum bass and many others.
Music style funk is a direct sequel to soul music. Sometimes even experts find it difficult to make a clear distinction between them.
The term soul ( soul ) was defined as a movement of American blacks in the struggle for their rights during the time of slavery in the United States. Believers American slave owners then tried to legitimize the murder of blacks, claiming that they, as animals do not have souls and therefore the First commandment of Christ is not broken. Black ideologues have made the existence of the soul niggers major moment in the struggle for survival. The result was the soul of the brotherhood. and American blacks began to call each other soul brothers or just the word soul. Continue reading
The terms ” rap ” and “hip hop” are often used interchangeably, which leads to erroneous understanding and confuses the reader. The first refers to a musical style, and the second refers to the subculture as a whole.
There are several versions of the origin of the word ” hip-hop “.
One of the popular versions is the story about what one served in the U.S. Army friends known DJ, listened to the samples and sang the recitative “hip/hop/hip/hop” (similar to “left, right, left, right”). DJ, hearing this, began to use the term for its rhythmic music that has been picked up by other DJs.
The very phrase “hip-hop” reflects a certain “jumping” his rhythm, a kind of dance styles, which enable it to be clearly distinguished from the popular style of “Disco”. Continue reading
About the personality of Antonio Domenico Geraldine we know very little — on this account we extremely unlucky. No letters written by him or addressed to him, nor any reliable amplify them — nothing left, as if someone was purposely trying to destroy everything that could shed light on the spiritual aspect of man, whose work was part of the culmination of the development of the artistic culture of Italy the second quarter of the eighteenth century. The only document which is available to modern researchers, this is a diary of the composer. The whole structure of this document — and the style, and content — filled with pain and doubt. Expressed the thoughts — large, bold, carried — can only belong to the famous musician. But about the personality of the composer speak very scarce materials. All that is definitely known about Geraldine, is reduced to a purely external aspect of his work. But even a bare enumeration of the facts of his life gaping voids. So still not aware of the details of the birth of composer — one legend intricate another. To find a parish record of the baptism in the Venetian archives to researchers and failed. Another serious gap in the biography — the absence of any comprehensive data relating to the work of Geraldine in the Opera genre, which in the latest, most Mature years was the sense of creative activity of the composer to a much greater degree than any other. It is illuminated only indirectly and sketchy, exclusively through scarce memoirs of contemporaries. Continue reading
– Igor, you are a professional actor. But your song "Combine" written and sung so it is for certain, if you do not know firsthand about the everyday life of the combine. You’re so tightly accustomed to the role that the song was born, or knew all the hardships and privations of their lives?
Combine – this is my summer circle. Was all life and remains. My cousin Vasily Kotlyarov that we are the same age, with 14 years as a combiner. The photograph of his father, uncle Tolya, hung on the honor roll in Rakovka – he has been repeatedly recognized "best combiner farm Covenants Lenin". In General, the hardships of life combiner I knew six years. Uncle Tolia often took his brother for cleaning, and I also sometimes asked to go with them. But combine from me in six years was useless: after an hour I became uncomfortable. It was hot and dusty, and me a car passing by was sent to Rakovka to grandma Masha, where there were no dusty cabs of combines, but there were dumplings with cherry and sour milk with sugar. Also, I failed propolice watermelons. Continue reading
Experience of comprehension of musical style dates back several centuries, however, the scope and content of this concept, functions, denoted phenomena remain poorly understood, and therefore — discussion. The paradox was­can state that there are a lot of publications, with those or other positions examines this phenomenon, and only a few works devoted to the actual theoretical and practical­ical aspects of its study [5; 13—16; 18; 19; 21].
The notion of musical style allows many interpret the data a transponder­Tatsiy. In its definition, difficulties may arise due to a number of reasons. One of them — terminological confusion, since any manifestation of style may be interpreted in different ways. The contradictory judgments, ambiguity of terms and synonymist symbols are a hindrance to precise definitions, and indicate uncertainty or lack of clarity of the concept . Another reason lies in the disagreements concerning the periodization of musical-historical process and classification of artistic phenomena.
In the history of science there are similar cases in the framework of the same theory coexist different, but legitimate, from her point of view, approval. This proves the shortcomings of this theory, it is not surprising that the discovery of paradoxes stimulates scientific activity and leads to transformation. These are, for example, the paradoxes of systemic signs — failures related to the explanation of the proportion of the whole and its parts in biology that contribute to re-orienting the search for new approaches in the context of universal evolutionism. Continue reading
Musical style and vocal distribution of roles is an Excerpt from the song “Undead”, the title song and second single from альбомаSwan Songs. The song took 11th place вAlternative Songs and one of the 10 Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks. Music Hollywood Undead is a wide variety of musical styles, mostly a mix of hip-hop with alternative rock and dance music. However, many consider them to rap rock, crunkcore or nu metal. Half of the songs on Swan Songs reflect a mixed style, while the other half showed a more heavy sound. Many critics have stated that you were confused because of the constant change in sound of music. the Album American Tragedy written in the same style, but with plenty of classic rock instruments as well as synthesizers and electronic elements, and most of the tracks can be attributed more to the rap-rock than hip-hop. Most of the songs Hollywood Undead serious and pessimistic (“Paradise Lost”, “City”, “Pour Me”, “S. C. A. V. A.”), but there are also dance, suitable for execution in clubs (“No.5”, “Comin’ in Hot”, “Le Deux”), the Group stated in an interview that each team member plays their own role in the song writing and executing a passage in the compositions. most of the songs are constructed in the following way: 2, 3 (rarely 4) rap verse, chorus, performed clean vocals, and the bridge is usually a mixture of both. Until 2009, the parties executed clean vocals, sang Deuce. With the release of American Tragedy, his role was assumed by Danny. Da Kurlzz usually has his passage in the song, performing the role of a screamo singer. Johnny 3 Tears and J-Dog usually sing songs, serious songs, and Charlie Scene and Funny Man in funny songs club orientation. There is a song, all the verses in which one takes the rapper: “No Other Place” (Funny Man), “Young”, “S. C. A. V. A.”, “Pour Me” (Johnny 3 Tears), “The Kids” (J-Dog), “This Love, This Hate” (Deuce), “Everywhere I Go (Charlie Scene). Only in two songs involved six members of the group: “Christmas in Hollywood” and “The Natives”. Continue reading