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Bush was a Canadian rock band in the early 1970s. The band, consisting of Domenic Troiano, Prakash John, Pentti Glan and Roy Kenner, released a single album in 1970. Rock and roll (also spelled Rock n Roll, especially in its first decade), also called rock, is a form of popular music, usually featuring vocals (often with vocal harmony), electric guitars and a strong back beat; other instruments, such as the saxophone, are common in some styles. ... Events and trends Although in the United States and in many other Western societies the 1970s are often seen as a period of transition between the turbulent 1960s and the more conservative 1980s and 1990s, many of the trends that are associated widely with the Sixties, from the Sexual Revolution... Domenic Troiano (January 17, 1946-May 25, 2005) was a Canadian rock guitarist. ... 1970 was a common year starting on Thursday. ...


The band regained some notoriety in 1995, through a copyright dispute with the British grunge band Bush. As Troiano still owned the rights to that name, the British band were forced to release their albums in Canada as "Bush X". 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For copyright issues in relation to Wikipedia itself, see Wikipedia:copyrights. ... Grunge music (sometimes also referred to as the Seattle Sound) is an independent-rooted music genre that was inspired by hardcore punk, thrash metal, and alternative rock. ... Bush is a British Post-grunge music band formed in 1991. ...


In April 1997, Troiano and Gavin Rossdale reached an agreement under which Rossdale's band were permitted to use the name Bush without the letter X, in exchange for donating $20,000 each to the Starlight Foundation and the Canadian Music Therapy Trust Fund. 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Gavin McGregor Rossdale (b. ...


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