The Evidence Of Popularization By Linkin Park Essay
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1. The First appearance of Emotional Rock.
In 2000, when Sum41 released EP, ‘Half hour of power’, it was a period in which meaning of music changed. Lots of pop musicians, such as Britney spears and Backstreet Boys, whose songs were recorded with full of virtual instruments and addictive melodies caught people’s attention while previous generation of music was based on real instruments, and melody was complexed. Since people were exposed to such addictive sounds, rock music which was represented as band music had to be altered. As such, bands which wanted to keep rock spirit but wanted to be survived tried to deal with pop culture, as a result of it, Alternative rock genres, such as, Emotional rock (Emo Rock), Modern rock and Pop punk was appeared.
Due to this background, Sum41’s first album ‘Half hour of power’ is not really…