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British rock describes a wide variety of forms of music made in the United Kingdom. Since around 1964, with the "British Invasion" of the United States spearheaded by the Beatles, British rock music has had a considerable impact on the development of American music and rock music across the world.
- subgenre: Psychedelic rock
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by Lol Henderson, Lee Stacey
QASIS British rock group Oasis were the most adept exponents of Britpop, which energised the British music scene in the mid-19905. Like NIRVANA in the U.S., Oasis brought a fresh, vigorous approach to guitar rock, pushing it back into the ...
An Encyclopedia of Places in American Popular Culture [3 volumes] by Gladys L. Knight
For example, British Rock was performed by artists of the so-called British Invasion. Groups such as the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, which emerged in the 1960s, achieved worldwide dominance on the rock and roll charts. The 1960s also ...
by Andrew Maunder
While the title of the collection is taken from a song by the British rock group ...
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