Since around 1959, when Buddy Holly died, Elvis went into the Army, Jerry Lee Lewis took up with 13-year-old cousin, and several events involving the early rock ‘n’ roll artists, people have claimed that Rock Is Dead. Not only fans, journalists, critics, and industry insiders have made this proclamation, but artists have joined in on the discuss through their statements or records (e.g., The Doors in 1969 and Marilyn Manson in 1998 are just two)
Research this issue using reliable internet sources and/or resources through the library’s website. Explain at least two reasons why someone might claim it is dead in 2019. Cite your sources.
Choose either yes or no to the question “Rock is dead.” In 250-500 words, explain your own position on this.