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списак Western Swing Музичка група & Музички извођач : Гласајте за своје фаворите.

списак Western Swing Музичка група & Музички извођач   : Гласајте за своје фаворите.

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Western swing music is a subgenre of American country music that originated in the late 1920s in the West and South among the region's Western string bands. It is dance music, often with an up-tempo beat, which attracted huge crowds to dance halls and clubs in Texas, Oklahoma and California during the 1930s and 1940s until a federal war-time nightclub tax in 1944 contributed to the genre's decline.

The movement was an outgrowth of jazz, and similarities with gypsy jazz are often noted. The music is an amalgamation of rural, cowboy, polka, folk, Dixieland jazz and blues blended with swing; and played by a hot string band often augmented with drums, saxophones, pianos and, notably, the steel guitar. The electrically amplified stringed instruments, especially the steel guitar, give the music a distinctive sound. Later incarnations have also included overtones of bebop.

Western swing differs in several ways from the music played by the nationally popular horn-driven big swing bands of the same era. In Western bands, even fully orchestrated bands, vocals, and other instruments followed the fiddle's lead. Additionally, although popular horn bands tended to arrange and score their music, most Western bands improvised freely, either by soloists or collectively.

Prominent groups during the peak of Western swing's popularity included The Light Crust Doughboys, Bob Wills and The Texas Playboys, Milton Brown and His Musical Brownies, Spade Cooley and His Orchestra and Hank Thompson And His Brazos Valley Boys. Contemporary groups include Asleep at the Wheel and The Hot Club of Cowtown.

According to Merle Travis, "Western swing is nothing more than a group of talented country boys, unschooled in music, but playing the music they feel, beating a solid two-four rhythm to the harmonies that buzz around their brains. When it escapes in all its musical glory, my friend, you have Western swing."

 
 
 
 
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правила гласања

  • Можете да гласате на горе или на доле. Молимо вас увек размотрити контекст приликом гласања, на примерпесма би требало да се гласа горе или доле у односу на остале песме које се налазе на албуму, глумац перформансе у поређењу са другим актерима у истом филму, књиге у вези са осталим књигама истог аутора или у оквиру истог жанра.
  • Гласање може бити отказана једноставним кликом на супротну гласање у року од 24 сата. Затим можете поново гласати на истој тачки.
  • Сваки корисник има право на један глас по ставку у одређеној листи сваких 24 сата. Након 24 сата можете опет гласати на истој тачки у истом листу.
  • Можете да гласате за онолико ставки колико желите унутар листе или на истој тачки, ако је то део другог листе. На пример, можете да гласате Давид Бовие нагоре или надоле на листи поп музичких уметника, као и на листи индие роцк уметника и на листи уметника рок музике итд
  • Срећан гласање!