WHAT HAPPENED TO THE BRIDGE

From Chris @mybnz Play Martin

The Playgroundz

The Bridge

The music Bridge, Break or the Get Down part in a song.

As usual in my travels while flying anywhere from 3 to 5 hours, waiting for connecting flights and setting up my portable system in the next hotel room. My personal music preference are the sounds of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and some early 90’s. But recently something interesting occurred. I’m not sure if my ear’s popped from all the travel or was it late reaction and revelation cause by great discussions and border line debates with friends in facebook forums? I finally notice the reason or in part what separates today’s R&B and Soul music from yester-year’s. There’s no Bridge! Where did the Bridge go!

The musical bridge or instrumental portion was the opportunity for the listener to let the words / lyrics sung in the song prior to sink in. Giving us an opportunity to…

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