The Encyclopedia Of Australian Rock And Pop -

rock music in australia wikipedia - australian rock also called oz rock is rock music from australia the nation has a rich history of rock music and an appreciation of the roots of various rock genres usually originating in the united states or britain but also continental europe and more recently the musical styles of africa australian rock has also contributed to the development of some of these genres as well as having, the bee gees british australian pop rock group - the bee gees english australian pop rock band that embodied the disco era of the late 1970s in becoming one of the best selling recording acts of all time the bee gees short for the brothers gibb adapted to changing musical styles while maintaining the high harmonies elaborate melodies and ornate orchestrations that were their trademark, category australian pop singers wikipedia - pages in category australian pop singers the following 95 pages are in this category out of 95 total this list may not reflect recent changes, pop music new world encyclopedia - pop music may include elements of rock hip hop reggae dance r b jazz electronic and sometimes folk music and various other styles for example in the 1920s 1950s pop music drew influence mainly from jazz beginning in the 1950s from rock and rhythm and blues r b and since the 1980s from hip hop, australia simple english wikipedia the free encyclopedia - australia officially called the commonwealth of australia is a country and sovereign state in the southern hemisphere located in oceania its capital city is canberra and its largest city is sydney australia is the sixth biggest country in the world by land area and is part of the oceanic and australasian regions australia new zealand new guinea and other islands on the australian, browse encyclopedia britannica quizzes britannica com - take these quizzes at encyclopedia britannica to test your knowledge on a variety of fun and interesting topics including animals art music pop culture science history and more, milesago performance music festivals rock isle - history the rock isle mulwala festival was held over the easter long weekend from 31 march to 2 april 1972 the event is almost forgotten today