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Alternative Music - Ambiguity of Genre & Beat Generation

얼터너티브 음악 - 장르의 모호함과 비트 제너레이션

  • Kim, Sung Soo (Dept. of Applied Music, Seoul Institute of Arts)
  • 김성수 (서울예술대학 실용음악과)
  • Received : 2013.08.22
  • Accepted : 2013.09.06
  • Published : 2013.09.30

Abstract

Since genre of popular music began to classified, Alternative Music has been music form with most complex and diverse sub genre. This paper focused on mostly Alternative Rock, which began to attract attention since the 1990's, and analysed the cause for ambiguity of this genre. Therefore we can examine the inevitable limitation of traditional - based on musical form only - classification.

Keywords

Alternative Rock;Beat Generation;Counter Culture;Genre Deconstruction;William Burroughs

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