June 25, 2012

Monday morning pick-me-up...

with The Astronauts singing Little Speedy Gonzales. Here's more.

June 24, 2012

this summer's bounty has arrived

Pesto! Pesto! Pesto! Fried green tomatoes! Pesto! Pesto! Pesto!

June 23, 2012

1970s American Bandstand

circa 1975. Get your groove on man! Ooooooooah ooooooooah!

you can't have the 70s...

without superimposed heads. I'm mesmerized, and creeped out.

Saturday morning dose of Shindig!

with The Blossoms singing Land of 1,000 Dances from 1965.

there's a starman waiting in the sky...

Thank God! Rebel Rebel and Jean Genie. Yeaaaaaaaaahhh!

June 22, 2012

let yourself go...

and shake it with Wednesday and Lurch. Wooooohooooooo!

The High Numbers...

from 1964 with some great live footage! Shake it babeeeeeeees!

June 16, 2012

Alexander Calder

Went on a bike ride today to MIT to check out the humongous stabile The Big Sail by Alexander Calder from 1966. More info.

early punk music from 1966...

with Talk Talk by The Music Machine from Where The Action Is. Here are the closing credits and commercials from 1966.

more summer music...

by The Beach Boys. Check out this incredible concert film from 1964.

June 15, 2012

Welcome summer!

Here's Dick Dale on Ed Sullivan from 1963 with some surfin' tunes.

Planet of the Vampires, 1965

Have a skim through this movie if only to check out the costumes!

June 11, 2012

Monday morning dose of country...

with Patsy Cline singing I Fall To Pieces from 1963.

June 8, 2012

Friday night line dancing...

louder! whooooooooooooooooaaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhh!

June 2, 2012

The Beverly Hillbillies throw a go-go party

Shake it Miss Jane! Whooooooooooooooooooaaaaaaahhhhhh!

June 1, 2012