April 11, 2021

Don't Be Cruel

Before opening your big, fat mouth, is what you're about to say kind?
Is it helpful? Or is it cruel? If the latter is true, perhaps look into that.

April 4, 2021

Happy Easter

Heavenly souls, go in peace to love and serve the Lord. No, really.

March 28, 2021

yeah yeah


Check out this groovy rendition of The Monkey's Uncle originally recorded by The Beach Boys and Annette Funicello from 1965.

March 21, 2021

To Sit On a Sandwich

What do you mean you think the 1960s were weird? Hold the mayo.

March 14, 2021

burrrrr, I'm cold

The Doors perform their first #1 hit Light My Fire on a beach in Malibu from 1967 during Morrison's pre-smelly-leather-pants era.

March 7, 2021

One ticket to ride...

...to Nocovidtown, please. Live at Shea with actual audio from 1965.

February 27, 2021

Got My Mojo Working

Muddy Waters performs live on Canadian TV. At Newport in 1960.

February 20, 2021

February 13, 2021

Chicago Transit Authority...


...before they shortened their name. Where's my cowbell damn it?

February 6, 2021

Smackwater Jack


Here is a terrific live performance. Tapestry was released in 1971.

January 31, 2021

January 16, 2021

Na?

Want to know what the German tv show Beat Beat Beat was like in 1966/67? You do? Well you're in luck. Yippppppppeeeeeeeee!

January 9, 2021

January 2, 2021

the electric house


If you're a mid-century-modern freakazoid, you'll dig this 1950s promo film from Westinghouse. The heating bill is how much?!


I'll take one of those flip-up screen walls please. Fluffy! Nooooo!