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- Music : The art of structuring time by combining sound and silence into rhythm, harmonies and melodies.
- Band (musical ensemble) : A group of two or more musicians who perform instrumental or vocal music.
- Popular culture : Commercialised folk culture that exists for the masses; opposite of high culture.
- Rock band : A musical group with plays rock and roll, rock and pop music.
- Rock 'n' roll : A form of popular music that evolved in the United States in the late 1940s and early 1950s, from rhythm and blues, country, and folk.
- Blues : A music genre based on the use of the blues chord progressions (I-IV-V) and blue notes.
- Classic rock : A radio format usually encompassing the mid-1960s to early 1980s years with an emphasis on guitar based bands such as Led Zeppelin or Bad Company. Since the 1980s, classic rock has also been used to loosely describe a genre of music redolent of the radio format.
- Heavy metal (music) : Heavy metal (often referred to simply as metal) is a popular genre of rock music that evolved in the late 1960s and early 1970s, from heavy blues and psychedelic rock.
- Pop music : A music genre that features a noticeable rhythmic element, melodies and hooks, a mainstream style and a conventional structure.
- Rock music : A form of popular music with a prominent vocal melody, accompanied by guitar, drums, and bass, usually with a strong back beat, which evolved from earlier rock and roll and rockabilly music styles.
- Bass guitar : Musical instrument used to fill in the bottom end of music in many bands.
- Film : A visual medium involving the recording and display of images in motion over time, generally by photographic means.
- Guitar : A stringed musical instrument consisting of three main types; the electric guitar, the classical guitar, and the acoustic guitar.
- Musical instrument : An object constructed or used for the purpose of making music.
- Reggae : A term for a particular music style that emerged in Jamaica in the late 1960s.
- Singer-songwriter : Performers who write the lyrics and compose the music for the majority of the songs they perform, often as soloists.
- Waltz : A melody played with three beats per bar, usually in 3/4 or 3/8 time.