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Heavy Rock

Heavy Rock

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Published by: Matt Gooch on Jan 16, 2013
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Heavy Rock
By Dom Chandler (Bing)
This is not a heavy rock artist.He is some guy from somerubbish band. Will Jay?
two guitarists, drums, bass, vocals (usually male), keyboards
Performance and Arrangement
High Powered
vocals, in
high register
delivered at
levels such asRobert Plant. But can also have some low rough pitched sound.
Riff Power chord based guitar (Root and Dominant chords)Soloing-fast
and technically difficult
Blues Based
-pentatonic scales and blues notes used regularly. Also usemodal scales and chromaticism in riffs or solos.Driving insistent rhythms called
is used in guitar, drums and bass.Keyboards not used in a prominent role everDrum parts feature lots of symbals and toms and can be very technical.
Technology and Production
Distortion and Valve amp sound
create the massive guitar sound.
Fuzz, Wah-Wah and Phaser
are the main effects used
Feedback and Finger Tapping
techniques used
Large Reverb is typical along with thick heavy drum and bass
Main Artists
Jimi Hendrix
One of the most influencial and pioneering guitarists in shaping the heavy rock sound.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vqf9FxaMIsIFire-Hendrix

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