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  Freeway Jam
Acid Rock is a designation given to a very short-lived style of rock that remains important today chiefly for providing the missing link between psychedelic rock of the 1960's and heavy metal.
There were generally two types of acid rock bands; those who were mutant forms of blues-rock, and those derived from 60's garage band styles.
Acid rock accomodated this tough attitude; the trips it laid were ultra-psychedelic in a rudimentary way.
freewayjam.blogspot.com /2005/05/sunday-morning-playlist-acid-rock.html   (2192 words)

  
 Acid rock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Acid rock is a form of Psychedelic rock and was the first form of it to achieve popular acclaim.
The term acid rock was much used in its heyday, but has fallen into disuse except for putting this music into its historical perspective.
The term refers to a type of music meant to be experienced in conjunction with lysergic acid diethylamide, or LSD, commonly called "acid".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Acid_rock   (249 words)

  
 Acid mine drainage/acid rock drainage
If the rock has a natural buffering capacity (i.e., carbonate minerals), the acid generated will be neutralized until either the buffering capacity or the acid-generating potential is consumed.
This set of processes and the acidic effluents that result are grouped into what is known as "acid mine drainage" or "acid rock drainage." The latter term originates from the fact that this phenomenon is not necessarily confined to mining activities but can occur wherever sulphide-bearing rock is exposed to air and water.
Acid generation may be prevented or reduced by submerging sulphide materials in shallow or deep water.
www.ec.gc.ca /soer-ree/English/soer/1996Report/Doc/1-7-4-7-6-3-2-1.cfm   (759 words)

  
 Acid Rock Downloads - Download Acid Rock Music - Download Acid Rock MP3s
Acid rock didn't last too long -- it evolved and imploded within the life span of psychedelia -- and the bands that didn't break...
Acid rock didn't last too long -- it evolved and imploded within the life span of psychedelia -- and the bands that didn't break up became heavy metal bands.
The heavy, psychedelic acid rock of Iron Butterfly may seem dated to some today, but the group was one of the first hard rock bands to receive extensive radio airplay, and their best-known song, the 17-minute epic "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida," established that more extended compositions were viable entries in the radio marketplace, paving the way for...
www.mp3.com /genre/451/subgenre.html   (3193 words)

  
 Acid Rock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
"Rock music having a prominent repetitive beat and lyrics that suggest psychedelic experiences." is the definition of Acid Rock.
A newer version of acid rock was produced by epitomizing the darker, more psychotic frenzy of acid rock, characterized by overdriven guitars, amplified feedback, and droning guitar motifs influenced by Eastern music.
One of today's biggest Acid Rock bands, is a modern day Grateful Dead by the name of Phish.
techcenter.davidson.k12.nc.us /Group5/rock/acid.htm   (207 words)

  
 What is Acid Drainage? - International Network for Acid Prevention
When rock surfaces are exposed to air and rain, a reaction can occur with the elements in the rock which results in a change in the characteristics of the water that drains off.
Rock is exposed on the walls of open pits and underground structures - but the most significant newly exposed rock surfaces are in the fragmented pieces of waste rock that are removed from the ground and placed in dumps.
As there is presently little consistency in the acid drainage terminology used by practitioners, INAP has developed a draft glossary of terms (derived in large part from that developed by William A. Price, Kevin Morin and Nora Hutt for the British Columbia Ministry of Energy and Mines).
www.inap.com.au /what_is_acid_drainage.htm   (317 words)

  
 Acid rock could be dumped at mine site - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
The acid rock will be crushed and transported from Centre County along Route 22 through Blair and Cambria counties to Route 422 in Indiana County.
The acid rock, called pyrite and also known as "fool's gold," is the naturally occurring mineral iron sulfide compressed in geologic deposits.
Since the nearly 1 million tons of acid rock was unearthed during construction of I-99 at Skytop on the Bald Eagle Mountain in early 2002, officials have examined options to solve the crisis that had delayed the $800 million construction.
pittsburghlive.com /x/tribune-review/s_422916.html   (569 words)

  
 Acid mine drainage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Acid mine drainage (AMD), or acid rock drainage (ARD), refers to the outflow of acidic water from (usually) abandoned metal mines or coal mines.
Acid rock drainage occurs naturally within some environments as part of the rock weathering process but is exacerbated by large-scale earth disturbances characteristic of mining and other large construction activities, usually within rocks containing an abundance of sulfide minerals.
Total liability from acid rock drainage is estimated to be between $2 billion and $5 billion CAD [3].
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Acid_mine_drainage   (1582 words)

  
 Acid Rock Drainage Prediction | EduMine (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Acid Rock Drainage (ARD) Prediction provides an introductory course and application reference for students, technicians, and practicing geochemists, geoscientists and other professionals who desire a solid grounding on the subject.
By design, Acid Rock Drainage Prediction emphasizes the practical application of the concepts presented and limits the presentation of theory to the level required for a basic understanding of the topic.
Acid Rock Drainage Prediction is intended as both a course and a technical reference for an audience of mine operators, consultants, regulators, practising geoscientists and final year/graduate students in the energy, mineral and environmental sectors.
www.edumine.com.cob-web.org:8888 /xutility/html/menu.asp?category=xcourse&course=Xardpred   (478 words)

  
 AlterNet: Acid Rock: A Flashback
Instead, he seeks to recapture what he calls "the primal scene" of listening to rock music: in the dorm room or the bedroom, alone or with friends, listening with intense concentration -- smoking dope or dropping acid -- seeking to understand loneliness and injustice and the fundamental instability of everything.
He readily concedes that there was a lot of foolishness and hedonism in that era but insists that those young people were also involved in a serious quest to understand themselves and their times -- when the "times" were sometimes thrilling, sometimes terrible.
This music might be understood as an evocation of the psychedelic experience, but Bromell hears it differently: The song represents a decision to "explore and exploit the electrical essence" of rock music, which after all started with the electric guitar and Elvis's voice in an echo chamber.
www.alternet.org /story.html?StoryID=14046   (1595 words)

  
 Acid Mysticism Allusions by Other Rock Artists
Documenting the ill effects of an acid trip by a frequent user (the first 33 were fine), the four-phase work begins with a straight-laced narrator explaining the events leading up to the trip, with straight-ahead (though slightly exploratory) guitar work by Wilson over a mid-tempo drum section.
The category of Christian Rock is largely fake and artificial, a sham, an illusory construct, a pretense.
Acid and Metal (or Heavy Rock) are a marriage made in Heaven and Hell.
www.egodeath.com /AcidAllusionsOtherRockArtists.htm   (3771 words)

  
 Acid rock drainage: Geology Department, University of Otago, New Zealand
Acid rock drainage: Geology Department, University of Otago, New Zealand
There is sufficient calcite in schist to neutralise acid from pyrite in schist-hosted gold deposits, which almost invariably yields environmental pH between 6 and 8.
There is insufficient calcite in most volcanic rock related gold deposits to neutralise acid from pyrite oxidation, and acid rock drainage is common.
www.otago.ac.nz /geology/features/metals/acidrockdrainage.html   (252 words)

  
 Harmony Central®: Sonic Foundry Releases ACID DJ and ACID Rock
ACID allows you to quickly create songs by dragging samples out of the included library of sounds and dropping them into the desired track location.
Both ACID Rock and ACID DJ can make use of the loop libraries that have already been released, so hundreds of new loops are available to you.
ACID DJ and ACID Rock are both priced at a suggested retail price of $49.00, with an estimated street price of $39.00.
news.harmony-central.com /Newp/1998/ACID-Rock-DJ.html   (627 words)

  
 MRF-Environment - Technical Issues - Acid Rock Drainage
Acid drainage is the result of the atmospheric oxidation (i.e.
The International Network for Acid Prevention (INAP) is a major initiative by mining companies to combat acid drainage.
Educational activities related to the topic of acid mine drainage are designed to give students an appreciation of the scope of this problem and a deeper understanding of the basic principles that govern our natural world.
www.mineralresourcesforum.org /technical/drainage   (339 words)

  
 Acid Mine Drainage, Environmental Impact and Waste Rock Dumps | Acid Rock Drainage- TechnoMine
This review describes the current state of technology of acid mine drainage and acid rock drainage.
There is no one place to access all the information there is on acid rock drainage.
All I do in this review is present the current state of things as gleaned from the proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Acid Rock Drainage (ICARD) held in March 2006 in St Louis, Missouri.
technology.infomine.com /AcidMineDrainage   (652 words)

  
 Acid Rock: A Flashback
Instead, he seeks to recapture what he calls "the primal scene" of listening to rock music: in the dorm room or the bedroom, alone or with friends, listening with intense concentration--smoking dope or dropping acid--seeking to understand loneliness and injustice and the fundamental instability of everything.
He readily concedes that there was a lot of foolishness and hedonism in that era but insists that those young people were also involved in a serious quest to understand themselves and their times--when the "times" were sometimes thrilling, sometimes terrible.
This music might be understood as an evocation of the psychedelic experience, but Bromell hears it differently--the song represents a decision to "explore and exploit the electrical essence" of rock music, which after all started with the electric guitar and Elvis's voice in an echo chamber.
www.thenation.com /doc/20010226/wiener   (887 words)

  
 audioMIDI.com - Sony Media Software (Sonic Foundry) - Acid Rock Loop
Sony is pleased to welcome ACID Rock into the Loops for ACID family of loop libraries.
ACID Rock is a complete construction kit, and makes an ideal set of starter loops if modern rock is your thing.
Loops for ACID are high quality sound files that have been specially prepared for use with Sony's ACID family of products.
www.audiomidi.com /Acid-Rock-Loop-P361.aspx   (290 words)

  
 Acid Rock - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
Inspired by the darker sonic explorations of the Grateful Dead and Pink Floyd, this strain of psychedelia focused on the mind-altering effects of L.S.D. and the loud volume of Black Sabbath.
Jimi Hendrix used backwards-masked tape-splicing and multilayered guitars, while Steppenwolf created the definitive acid rock anthem “Born to Be Wild” with a driving beat, distorted guitars, and anti-authoritarian lyrics.
Acid rock went into remission when the mindset of the American counterculture turned darker in the early '70s, though its spirit can now be heard reflected in the new school of stoner rock bands like Monster Magnet, Comets on Fire, and Queens of the Stone Age.
music.download.com /2001-8697_32-0.html   (256 words)

  
 SRK UK Ltd - Acid Rock Drainage Prediction & Control
Pyrite oxidises in the presence of oxygen and water to produce dissolved ferrous iron and sulfuric acid.
The terms acid rock drainage (ARD) and acid mine drainage (AMD) have been adopted to describe water affected by this and related processes.
Exposure and oxidation of these minerals occurs in the mine wall rock, backfill, waste rock piles, low grade ore stockpiles and tailings deposits.
www.srk.co.uk /pages.asp?pagename=acidrock   (499 words)

  
 Rockument History - Haight-Ashbury in the 1960s (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The Acid Tests evolved into the Trips Festival, and the Warlocks moved to the Haight-Ashbury, became the Grateful Dead, and played for free in the park by day and in the new ballrooms, the Fillmore and Avalon, at night.
While the Haight became known as the center for acid rock, it was also the center of many other artistic efforts, including painting, poetry, performance art, comics, posters, and literature of all kinds.
The first rock poster was drawn by George Hunter and Mike Ferguson of the Charlatans for their shows at the Red Dog Saloon.
www.rockument.com.cob-web.org:8888 /haimg.html   (1302 words)

  
 Acid Rock by Sonic Foundry Audio Editing Softwares for Rock Music
If you've always dreamed of being a rock star, but never had time to learn the guitar, now you can make it happen with ACID™ Rock 2.0.
ACID Rock is the affordable and ideal software for someone who is new to computer music creation.
With over 800 professionally recorded, royalty-free rock loops, ACID Rock is economical—in price and development time.
www.soundfx.com /AcidRock.htm   (263 words)

  
 Acid Rock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
While Acid Rock might appeal to younger students as well, it seems to be primarily designed for high school and college students.
Additionally, new samples can be recorded directly into Acid Rock.
Tempo and key can be changed for the entire piece, or the pitch can be shifted for individual segments of individual tracks.
www.uah.edu /music/technology/cai/programs/acidrock.html   (93 words)

  
 Acid Mine Drainage / Acid Rock Drainage | Vizon SciTec Inc.
Acid Mine Drainage / Acid Rock Drainage
Geochemical analysis, acid base accounting, and kinetic test programs are routinely conducted.
Common analyses for acid rock drainage (ARD) prediction include sulphur speciation, inorganic carbon, trace metals using various digestions, and whole rock analysis.
www.vizonscitec.com /ourservices/amd/tests.htm   (688 words)

  
 ACID ROCK : MusicWeb Encyclopaedia of Popular Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Rock music inspired by or related to drug- induced experience, term more or less interchangeable with psychedelic rock, though acid rock tended to be heavier while psychedelia tended to the twee.
Encouraged by disc jockeys; musicians were said to record under the influence, used fuzztone, feedback, synthesizers, sheer volume etc mimicking supposed mind-expanding properties of marijuana and LSD.
Gong, Van Der Graaf Generator etc and electronic/experimental (often European) bands Tangerine Dream, Can, Kraftwerk etc. Nuggets compilations on Rhino c'80 revived interest in Chocolate Watch Band, Elevators etc as well as collecting some of the most amusing bits.
www.musicweb-international.com /encyclopaedia/a/A11.HTM   (182 words)

  
 CR10X: Datalogger for Measurement & Control
Case Study » Montana: Acid Rock Drainage Monitoring
Schafer and Associates of Bozeman, Montana are using Campbell Scientific instrumentation to monitor the performance of Acid Rock Drainage (ARD) caps.
One solution for preventing ARD is to cap waste rock with soil and vegetation.
www.campbellsci.com /cr10x/acid-rock-drainage   (141 words)

  
 acid rock paper: termpapersresource.com- a great term papers, essays, research papers resource (via CobWeb/3.1 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
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www.termpapersresource.com.cob-web.org:8888 /term-papers/39/acid-rock-paper.html   (361 words)

  
 Acid King   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Unlike most hard rock, Acid King comes at you from the bottom up.
The foundation of Acid King's stoned, distorted, heavy rock sound is principal songwriter Lori S.'s monolithic downtuned guitar riffs, which feel like craggy mountains that poke up into the darkness of night.
The band's genesis came at a 1993 San Francisco party when Lori, who'd already teamed with initial bassist Peter Lucas but had been frustrated in her search for a drummer, yelled, "Anyone know a drummer?" and Osborne answered her call.
www.epitonic.com /artists/acidking.html   (261 words)

  
 ACID Rock by Sony Media Software - Plugins and Digital Tools For Digital Artists - Pluginz.com
A complete rock construction kit of drum, guitar, bass, piano, clavinet, synth, and sax loops over 800 in all.
Previously released as one of our popular loops-and-software combination packages, the ACID Rock construction kit contains more than 800 loops from a variety of great players including drummers Siggi Baldursson (Sugarcubes, Emiliana Torrini) and Dave Abbruzzese (formerly of Pearl Jam).
The ACID Rock library makes an ideal set of starter loops if modern rock is your thing.
www.pluginz.com /product/13060   (187 words)

  
 MUS222 Acid Rock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
From the folk movement comes the possibility of an alternate social structure and the remnants of a “we can change the world” mindset.
Significant figures from the Beat movement – Allen Ginsburg, Ken Kesey, Neal Cassady, and others – provided the focus for the Haight-Ashbury scene.
Trips Festival (Jan. 1966) – Grateful Dead and Big Brother and the Holding Co. The LSD-spiked punch became known as the Kool-Aid acid test.
www.uky.edu /~ldnels00/mus222/acidrock.html   (369 words)

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