1. Carole King has a long history in songwriting. How does “You’ve Got a Friend” fit with her prior works? What role does the instrumentation play in interpreting this song? How does a personal work touch so many people?
2. Yes incorporate numerous aspects of the hippie aesthetic. Using “Roundabout”, list facets of the criteria found that exemplify this. Elaborate on these.
3. “Take it Easy” by The Eagles is an example of country rock. Cite influences in their style, including vocal, instrumental, and songwriting. Is this style still prevalent today? Name some examples.