Boogie rock

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Boogie rock is a genre of rock music which came out of the hard heavy blues rock of the late 1960s and early 1970s.[1] Largely designed for dance parties, it tends to feature a repetitive driving rhythm in place of instrumental experimentation found in the more progressive blues-rock bands of the period. Boogie rockers concentrate on the groove, working a steady and chugging back beat, often in shuffle time.[2] ZZ Top are a notable example of the genre.[3]

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  1. ^ [1] Archived May 26, 2008, at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "MSN Entertainment - Music: Boogie Rock". Archived from the original on August 17, 2004. Retrieved 5 November 2014.
  3. ^ https://www.abc.net.au/doublej/music-reads/features/boogie-music-70s-canned-heat-king-gizzard-cheap-trick-zz-top-do/10824532