The Rock and Roll of the 1960s is often considered both a window and a mirror to culture and society of culture and society. Two of the most important bands of the 1960s were the Beatles and the Rolling Stones. Consider their earlier music and answer the following: What was the Beatles’ view of the world as they saw it? What was the Rolling Stones’ view of the world as they saw it? Be sure to use musical examples, as well as information from the textbook and other outside sources to support your analysis include at least one song by the Beatles and one from the Rolling Stones please include references.
Campbell, M. (2019). Popular music in America. 5th ed. Cengage Learning.
- Chapter 12: The Rock Revolution (pgs. 197-228)