By Joseph Lanza

ISBN-10: 1556525435

ISBN-13: 9781556525438

This popular culture heritage serves up the soda fountain sound of the musical shape that pervaded pop culture from the past due Nineteen Fifties to the mid-1970s: vanilla pop. The argument that vanilla, instead of being the absence of style, is a distinct, identifiable, and underappreciated attribute of dad track is gifted. Paying tribute to vanilla pop’s mild-mannered, gentle, soothing, sweet-tempered imaginative and prescient, the main parts of this sound that freshens the ear with its severe studio processing, high-register vocals, and sparkly acoustics are highlighted along its fundamental artists, together with Frankie Avalon, Pat Boone, the 4 Preps, the Carpenters, Doris Day, ABBA, or even the early-1990s balladeer Tommy web page. cherished songs from this period reminiscent of "A Shoulder to Cry On," "A summer time Song," "For All We Know," "Johnny Angel," "Sealed with a Kiss," and "Whatever can be, can be (Que Sera, Sera)" also are profiled. This definitive heritage can pay tribute to a pop track at risk of being forgotten and is a gallant try and problem trendy misconceptions and refocus the world's pop sensibility to the sounds, in addition to the artists, traversing the vanilla extreme.

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