History of the Recording Industry Pt. 3.1

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  1. Formed by Storm Thorgerson & Aubrey Powell in ____.
    This production team designed many of rock’s most memorable and inventive album covers.
    • Hipgnosis
    • 1968
  2. Graphic artist & designer of several album covers for the British progressive rock band Yes that was especially successful in the 1970s.
    Roger Dean
  3. David Bowie’s _______ album (____) featured “...an androgynous Bowie-canine creature...soon yanked from the shelves of record stores and replaced with a tamer alternative.”
    • Diamond Dogs
    • 1974
  4. __________ debut album cover captured the group in a location reflecting the character of the music.
    Crosby, Stills & Nash
  5. Bands began using ______ to give their albums brand identity.
    ________ (Columbia) and _______ (Atlantic) are two of the better known 1970s examples.
    • logos
    • Chicago
    • Yes
  6. What is the progression of reggae styles?
    mento --> ska --> rock steady --> reggae --> dance hall
  7. Reggae first became popular in America following the release of the movie, _________, starring singer ________ in ____.
    • The Harder They Come
    • Jimmy Cliff
    • 1972
  8. Bob Marley: Debut Island Records album, ________ (____), was commercially aimed at the rock audience.
    Only two albums entered the U.S top 30: _________ (1976) & ______ (1977).
    • Catch a Fire
    • 1973
    • Rastaman Vibration
    • Exodus
  9. ________ was Time Magazine’s Album of the Century
    Exodus
  10. ________'s “I Shot the Sheriff” (____) -First hit cover version of a Marley song by a rock artist.
    A much more pop-oriented rhythm and sound than the original.
    Reached #1 in America.
    • ERIC CLAPTON
    • 1974
  11. ________ is the first popular music style to consistently apply the concept of remixing.
    Dub
  12. ____: The first dub albums appeared in Jamaica.
    ____: The first dub album released in the U.K. was _______ by Jamaican singer/producer ________.
    • 1973
    • 1974
    • Pick a Dub
    • Keith Hudson
  13. Dub innovators included engineers/producers such as ________ and ________.
    • King Tubby
    • Lee Perry
  14. Punk had its origins in New York at the ________ club.
    CBGB
  15. Punk Influences: _________, and __________.

    Early Punk: ________, ________, ________, ________, and ________.
    New York Dolls and Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers

    Ramones, Television, Patti Smith, Talking Heads, and Blondie.
  16. British band whose first single was released in ____.
    Chart-topping album in Britain, low sales in U.S.
    Signed with EMI, then A&M, then Virgin.
    • The Sex Pistols
    • 1976
  17. Shifted the focus to producers & DJs.
    Disco
  18. __________ was one of the labels that introduced disco. _________ were the hit producers & songwriters.
    • Philadelphia International
    • Gamble & Huff
  19. The massive 1977 ________ soundtrack album featured the Bee Gees.
    Saturday Night Fever
  20. Self-titled gold debut album released in ____ by Atlantic Records
    Second album _______ (1978) yielded the platinum #1 single “Le Freak.”
    The group’s best-known hit “________” was from the third LP, Risqué (1979)
    • Chic
    • 1977
    • C’est Chic
    • Good Times
  21. _________’ co-writer/co-producer of Chic with bassist _________.
    • Nile Rodgers
    • Bernard Edwards
  22. Irish rock group led by _______ (1951-1986).
    Best known for 1978’s Live and Dangerous album.
    • Thin Lizzy
    • Phil Lynott
  23. ________: Introduced in 1978, and one of the first polyphonic synthesizers.
    Prophet 5
  24. First appeared in 1979. Powerful sequencing capability, but very expensive.
    Synclavier
  25. ________ was introduced in 1979 and is the first practical sampler.
    Fairlight CMI
  26. Introduced in 1983. One of the first completely digital synthesizers.
    Yamaha DX7
  27. 1979: The world’s first programmable sound sampled drum machine.
    Linn LM-1
  28. A drum machine introduced in 1980 which increased its popularity in 1982 when singer ________ scored a global hit with the single “________.”
    • Roland TR-808
    • Marvin Gaye
    • "Sexual Healing"
  29. From the town of Sheffield in England, which was also the home of electronic pop band Human League.
    ________ (1987) was the band’s best-selling album - 12 million copies in America.
    Their previous LP ________ (1983) sold 10 million copies in America.
    • Def Leppard
    • Hysteria
    • Pyromania

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