In the s the terms indie rock and alternative rock were used interchangeably. Alternative rock. Main article: Heartland rock. Also significant was the advent of soul music as a major commercial force. Particularly significant was the release of Blues Breakers with Eric Clapton Beano albumconsidered one of the seminal British blues recordings and the sound of which was much emulated in both Britain and the United States.
See also: Screamo.
Rock and roll was conceived as an outlet for adolescent yearnings In Britain the subgenre of blues rock, and many of its leading figures, like Ginger Baker and Jack Bruce of the Eric Clapton -fronted band Creamhad emerged from the British jazz scene.
Debate surrounds which record should be considered the first rock and roll record.
McKeen, William ed. The term post-grunge was coined for the generation of bands that followed the emergence into the mainstream and subsequent hiatus of the Seattle grunge bands. Peake, "Heartland Rock"About. Unterberger, "The Band", and S. These acts directly influenced British performers like Donovan and Fairport Convention.
See also: New Romantic and Electronic rock. The British Invasion helped internationalize the production of rock and roll, opening the door for subsequent British and Irish performers to achieve international success. Buckley, ed. Unterberger, "Garage Rock", in Bogdanov et al.