1970s Soft Rock, Baroque Pop, and ‘Prog-Lite’: Or, what does middle-of-the- road popular music sound like?

Braae, Nick (2017) 1970s Soft Rock, Baroque Pop, and ‘Prog-Lite’: Or, what does middle-of-the- road popular music sound like? Music and the Middlebrow, University of Notre Dame, London, 22-24 June 2017. (Unpublished)

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This paper was presented at the Music and the Middlebrow International Conference, University of Notre Dame, London, 22-24 June 2017. The paper examines songs from the 1970s that fall under a "middle-of-the-road" umbrella and explores the defining musical characteristics of this aesthetic. The presentation slides are attached.

Item Type:Paper presented at a conference, workshop, or other event which was not published in the proceedings
Keywords that describe the item:Popular Music, Culture, Aesthetics, Analysis
Subjects:M Music and Books on Music > M Music
Divisions:Schools > School of Media Arts
ID Code:5394
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Deposited On:27 Jul 2017 23:24
Last Modified:27 Jul 2017 23:24

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