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I Can Go for That: The Smooth World of Yacht Rock review – lushly comforting

I Can Go for That: The Smooth World of Yacht Rock review – lushly comforting
Saturday 15
3:40 2019

Friday night on BBC Four: time for a documentary aimed at the sort of music fan who, when it comes to genre categorisation, appreciates the finer things. It’s important to separate, for example, yacht rock from the slightly but crucially different sounds of soft rock, smooth rock, FM rock, AOR, MOR, cocaine rock and wine-bar pop. To do that, Katie Puckrik moseyed through the cultural shifts in America in the 70s in part one of I Can Go for That: The Smooth World of Yacht Rock. A good genre-based rockumentary is always about the social change that brought about the ...

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Summary: Friday night on BBC Four: time for a documentary aimed at the sort of music fan who, when it comes to genre categorisation, appreciates the finer things. It’s important to separate, for example, yacht rock from the slightly but crucially different sounds of soft rock, smooth rock, FM rock, AOR, ...

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