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Various - Greenpeace - Towerbell Records - Rock

Various - Greenpeace - Towerbell Records - Rock
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Track Listing

A1 Peter Gabriel Shock The Monkey
A2 Queen Is This The World We Created?
A3 Kajagoogoo Turn Your Back On Me
A4 Thomas Dolby Windpower
A5 Tears For Fears Mad World
A6 Kate Bush Breathing
A7 Heaven 17 Let\'s All Make A Bomb
A8 The Pretenders Show Me
B1 Hazel O\'Connor & Chris Thompson Push And Shove
B2 Howard Jones Equality
B3 Madness Wings Of A Dove
B4 Nik Kershaw Human Racing
B5 George Harrison Save The World
B6 Roger Taylor Killing Time
B7 Depeche Mode Blasphemous Rumours
B8 Eurythmics No Fear, No Hate, No Pain, No Broken Hearts


Media Condition » Near Mint (NM or M-)
Sleeve Condition » Very Good (VG)
Artist Various
Title Greenpeace
Label Towerbell Records
Catalogue FUND 1
Format Vinyl Compilation
Released 1985
Genre Rock

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Information on the Rock Genre

Rock music is a genre of popular music that entered the mainstream in the 1950s. It has its roots in 1940s and 1950s rock and roll, rhythm and blues, country music and also drew on folk music, jazz and classical music. The sound of rock often revolves around the electric guitar, a back beat laid down by a rhythm section of electric bass guitar, drums, and keyboard instruments such as Hammond organ, piano, or, since the 1970s, synthesizers. Along with the guitar or keyboards, saxophone and blues-style harmonica are sometimes used as soloing instruments. In its "purest form", it "has three chords, a strong, insistent back beat, and a catchy melody."

In the late 1960s and early 1970s, rock music developed different subgenres. When it was blended with folk music it created folk rock, with blues to create blues-rock and with jazz, to create jazz-rock fusion. In the 1970s, rock incorporated influences from soul, funk, and Latin music. Also in the 1970s, rock developed a number of subgenres, such as soft rock, glam rock, heavy metal, hard rock, progressive rock, and punk rock. Rock subgenres that emerged in the 1980s included new wave, hardcore punk and alternative rock. In the 1990s, rock subgenres included grunge, Britpop, indie rock, and nu metal.


Some of the many rock genres

# 1 Background (1950s-early 1960s)

* 1.1 Rock and roll
* 1.2 The "in-between years"
* 1.3 Surf music

# 2 Golden Age (1963-1974)

* 2.1 The British Invasion
* 2.2 Garage rock
* 2.3 Pop rock
* 2.4 Blues-rock
* 2.5 Folk rock
* 2.6 Psychedelic rock
* 2.7 Roots rock
* 2.8 Progressive rock
* 2.9 Glam rock
* 2.10 Soft rock, hard rock and early heavy metal
* 2.11 Christian rock

# 3 Punk and its aftermath (mid-1970s to the 1980s)

* 3.1 Punk rock
* 3.2 New wave
* 3.3 Post-punk
* 3.4 New waves and genres in heavy metal
* 3.5 Heartland rock
* 3.6 The emergence of alternative rock

# 4 Alternative goes mainstream (the 1990s)

* 4.1 Grunge
* 4.2 Britpop
* 4.3 Post-grunge
* 4.4 Pop punk
* 4.5 Indie rock
* 4.6 Alternative metal, rap rock and nu metal
* 4.7 Post-Britpop

# 5 The new millenium (the 2000s)

* 5.1 Emo
* 5.2 Garage rock/Post-punk revival
* 5.3 Metalcore and contemporary heavy metal
* 5.4 Digital electronic rock


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