"Bread was a pop and light music group, with lead singer David Gates."
It was the beginning of a new decade, but more so, it was the end of an era. In 1970, having recently come off the sudden deaths of popular heroes like Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, and Bobby Kennedy, the feeling was somber. On top of this, ultimate super group The Beatles and hugely famous pop and rock duo Simon & Garfunkel announced each would call it quits. The Beatles left with two thoughtful orchestrated ballads, Let It Be and The Long And Winding Road, as Simon & Garfunkel put out the extraordinary esoteric ballad Bridge Over Troubled Water. In the meantime, the new album rock radio format was taking rock groups into the progressive era, giving guitar rockers more room for experimentation and making this heavier music less pop format friendly.
Into this backdrop entered a lighter form of feel good and love song pop, with the young Karen Carpenter and her brother Richard remaking a formerly unknown Dionne Warwick song and topping the charts with the bubbly Close To You, then following it with the optimistic We've Only Just Begun. David Gates in his group Bread arrived soon after with Make It With You, a simple, well-arranged and somewhat haunting ballad about the joy of beginning a relationship. Make It With You reached #1. For the most part, this kind of soft or light music had gone to the stations playing something called adult contemporary. Bread and Carpenters updated the style, often staying with hopeful themes, and brought it back into the pop mainstream.
Novastar is a band based in Belgium and they are known for the Indie pop genre of music. They play other genre's including Brit pop, pop rock, rock and alternative rock.
Cradle Of Filth is black magic band
The Los Rodriguez band, which was originally formed in the country of Spain, plays a very specific genre of music. The genre of music that Los Rodriguez plays is called pop-rock.
Lifehouse is an alternative rock band. They play a lot of Christian-based music, but they are not classified as a Christian band.
Iced Earth plays music that would be classified under the Heavy Metal Genre. They are from America and the band was formed in 1985 and released its first album in 1990.
The Hot House are an Irish band that have been active for more than 25 years. They genre of of music they do are Alternative Rock, Folk Rock and Celtic Rock.
MGMT plays the genre neo-physadelic and alternative. Their genre/band can be heard in the movie "Pursuit of Happiness." They are a live band and have drums, guitar, bass guitar, vocals, and keys.
Avenged Sevenfold plays only 3 genres of music. Early, they played metalcore, then the band started to play heavy metal and hard rock. They formed their band in 1999.
The band Eve 6 is a rock band from Southern California. The band Eve 6's music falls into the music genre categories of alternative rock and pop punk.
The band The Ark enjoys many types of music as well as performs music that they wrote. The genre of music that they write and perform is rock music.
Swashbuckle is a band involved in heavy metal music. They are all about having a good time. They are sort of a rebel band that goes against the grain and does what they want to.
The type of music that Bad Plus plays is mainly punk, which is almost a street type of genre. The band is known to have a immense amount of punk music energy.
The genre of music that Saving Abel play is rock, which is labeled as post grunge, because it was influenced by it. This style of alternative rock is so called because of the way the Saving Abel band play their guitar and sing in a certain way.
The band Cromok plays metal/Thrash genre of music, they are located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. They are signed to EMI Malaysia label, the band was formed in 1987 by 4 university students.
There is no band called Figure. There is a band called Figure Four.They are a hardcore punk/metal band that have been together since 1996. They have released three CDs.
"We're definitely a rock band, but the twist is that the band's music is epic, dramatic, dark rock." -Amy Lee about Evanescence's genre
KISS is a rock 'n roll band. Specifically, they are part of the sub-genre of rock music known as "glam rock."
8 Bit Weapon is a band that was formed in or around 1999 by current member Seth Sternberger. They are known for playing a type a music genre known as chiptune music.
The Stone Roses are a rock band from England. The type of music they play is rock, punk rock and garage rock. They also play some alternative rock as well.
Hawkwind are a rock band, specifically a space rock group. This subspecialty of rock music makes psychedelic and progressive music. It was first popular in the 1970s.
Genre of music: Pop
The Everly Brothers played music of the pop rock genre.
Radja are a rock band from Indonesia. The band consists of a vocalist, guitarist, bassist and drummer. Their main genre is rock. Their name, Radja, means king.
The music band Draconian was formed in 1994 in Saffle, Sweden. Their music is usually classified under the following genres: Death metal, Black metal, Gothic metal, Doom metal, and Death/Doom.