Disco, Punk, New Wave, Heavy Metal, and More: Music in the 1970s and 1980s

Disco, Punk, New Wave, Heavy Metal, and More: Music in the 1970s and 1980s

Britannica Educational Publishing


even though rock tune persisted to dominate the tune scene, the sounds of the Seventies and '80s differed vastly from the song of the previous a long time, reflecting more recent social realities. The competitive sounds of punk track started to attract adolescence, whereas disco reached throughout cultures and taken various crowds jointly in dance golf equipment. New Wave had a playful, sit back suppose, whereas the digital guitar-laden sounds heavy steel have been whatever yet. Readers learn a number of the forms of track that outlined the Seventies and '80s, profiling the artists who captured the spirit of fast social and cultural swap.

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