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... how it became the pillar of popular music. Also, he illustrates how influential music is and the important role it plays in our lives. Musical events provide an outlet for people to socialize and make friends. Personally, I am glad Rock ‘n’ Roll raised expectations of music. Socialization was needed in America; society was becoming more prosperous, more culturally accepting as exhibited by the start of black and white segregation. Teenagers, who are going through the conflicts of youth also were impacted by the change in society and required a stabilizing influence of their own, also known as Rock ‘n’ Roll. In conclusion, Richard Welch accurately depicted the events, the complexity of music, and the young culture milestones that led up to revolution of popular music in American History.
Allen, Richard. Rock n Roll and Social Change. History Today.
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