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Blues-rock

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  1. While rock and blues have historically always been closely linked, blues-rock as a distinctly recognizable genre did not arise until the late 1960s

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  2. a hybrid musical genre combining bluesy improvisations over the 12-bar blues and extended boogie jams with Rock and roll styles

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  3. The core of the blues rock sound is created by the electric guitar, bass guitar and drum kit, with the electric guitar usually amplified through a tube guitar amplifier, giving it an overdriven character

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  4. The style began to develop in the mid-1960s in England and the United States, as what one music critic called a "genre of rhythm'n'blues played by white European musicians"

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  5. UK Bands such as The Animals, Cream and The Rolling Stones experimented with music from the older American bluesmen like Howlin' Wolf, Jimmy Reed and Muddy Waters.While the early blues-rock bands "attempted to play long, involved improvisations which

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