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Dave Matthews Ten Years
449 wordsDave Matthews was born outside of Johannesburg, South Africa, on January 9, 1967. As a child he moved around a lot with his family to various parts of the world. And of an early age his mother taught him the evils of racism. When he was ten years old his father died of lung cancer, which later impacted his singing style. During the late 1980 's and early 1990 's Dave worked as a bartender at Miller's, a small club where the area bands would come and play. There Dave would sit and dream of playin...
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Mp 3 Files Dave Matthews
1,684 wordsIn 1998, a computer science major at Northeastern University, sat in front of his computer and started to create a program that would help the common man, spark controversy, and change and revolutionize the music industry. His name is Shawn Fanning, and his creation is Napster. Napster would forever change the way people would listen, share and acquire music, and the music industry would never again be the same. Napster, launched early in 1999, allows Internet users to share and download MP 3 fi...
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Music And History Of Dave Matthews
1,338 wordsDave Matthews, aided by his incredibly talented band-mates, created music that filled a spiritual void in his fans lives, replacing separatism with multicultural tolerance not usually advocated in todays society, using grass roots touring and advertising methods. Dave Matthews culturally diverse background helped him to develop a culturally tolerant mentality. Most of Dave Matthews tolerant outlook on society can be traced back to his exposure at a young age to various cultures and societies, wh...
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Densely Populated Dave Matthews
935 wordsDave Matthews and the Raging Animal in the Cage On August 10, I went to a Dave Matthews Concert which was held in F ( ^^ ( ^ ) ) ( 038; ^n. I estimate, that the audience outnumbered at least 10, 000 people. Unlike in a small concert where the audience gathers up in front before the band, this concert was densely populated in the front as well as in the back and even behind the band. The spectators were overwhelmingly 15 to 19 year old teenagers although I could spot several middle aged spread ...
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Dave Matthews Band Boston Globe
2,498 wordsSenior Project Dave Matthews Band is a unique, musically gifted band. Its combination of sounds of folk, jazz, rock, world beat, and reggae give it its originality and musicality that extends the bounds of music. The five members of the band: Dave Matthews, Boyd Tinsley, Le Roi Moore, Stefan Lessard, and Carter Beauford, provide a blend of influences that create this originality. It s an interracial music group compromising of three blacks, and two white, and an age difference of over 20 years b...
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Dave Matthews Band Lived Their Lives
2,218 wordsWhen the contemporary Dave Matthews Band came out in 1991, they had no idea what was in store for them. The Dave Matthews Band has influenced many people and have also contributed to the great musical movement of the 1990 s and of today. The Dave Matthews Band takes from widely varied musical interests of five musicians to create a unique sound that combines the influences of folk, jazz, rock, world beat, and reggae. David Matthews, the bands namesake and lead guitarist and vocalist, began to as...
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Dave Matthews Band Jerry Garcia
1,576 wordsWho is the Dave Matthews Band? Five years ago that question would have gotten nothing more than a weird stare and a stupid look. But today you would get everything but that. The Dave Matthews Band is one of the most successful bands of the late 20 th century. But many ask how a band so new has become so successful in such a relatively short period of time. Many come to wonder if it was their music, their look, or possibly something else that has made the Dave Matthews Band what they are today. I...
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Dave Matthews Band Search For Meaning
594 wordsThe Existentialism of Dave Matthews Band Rhyme and Reason Existentialism is the main theme throughout the song Rhyme and Reason by Dave Matthews Band. Matthews cites the ideas of dying and the pointlessness of life in general within the song. His ideas follow the basic pattern of existentialism thinking. The main points of existentialism found in the song are the search for meaning everyone has in their own lives, everyone is responsible for their own choices, the outside world is meaningless an...
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Dave Matthews Band Carpe Diem
3,791 wordsImagine standing on a stage, overlooking 69 tiered rows in what is possibly the most beautiful amphitheater in the world. As Dave Matthews and his fellow band mates walk on stage, the crowd cheers wildly. They do this throughout the opening song, Seek Up, and, for the most part, through the whole show. Recorded on August 15, 1995, this was at the height of the bands musical talent and at the bottom step of their climb to fame. It was shows like this that left fans mesmerized by the funky, jazz-i...
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Grateful Dead Jerry Garcia
1,512 wordsThe Grateful Dead was a band that toured continuously for 30 years until the death of lead man Jerry Garcia. They were known for free flowing jams and bluegrass roots. Phish is a band that has toured consistently for the last 17 years and has in time made themselves into stealth multi-millionaires. Both are very talented bands, who have and in the Dead's case, had, created big names for themselves. Many people make wrongful association with these two groups of musicians. It is said that Phish is...
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