March 30, 2016

Go, Johnny, Go!

Here's the opening of the 1959 film starring Alan Freed.

March 27, 2016

Easter morning dose of The Beatles

Slate has a Beatles blog for your reading pleasure. Yeah, yeah, yeah.

March 24, 2016

March 17, 2016

Happy Saint Patrick's Day

Have a listen to this young foursome from Ireland called The Strypes who have been heavily influenced by 1960s musicians. Yeah!

Here is the 1964 version of Route 66 by The Rolling Stones:

March 16, 2016

Wednesday morning dose of 1965

Here's the first episode of Gidget starring Sally Field. I'll take that
red Mustang, please. Let's get a pizza at the soda shop and dance.

March 11, 2016

Let's reflect, shall we?

Simon and Garfunkel perform I Am a Rock, The Sound of Silence and Homeward Bound live on the Canadian tv program Let's Sing Out in 1966. The show aired from 1963-68, broadcasting from college campuses across Canada. Now I want to watch The Graduate.