I think you nailed it Colin – it was never a phrase used by us cool teens (ahem) but a label which was applied by the media. The term had obviously been around for years and appropriated in the mid-60s. This makes […]
I think you also get to a time when you just have enough you like of an artist and don’t bother with the rest as life is too short – Bowie is a prime example, also the Stones. I have everything, but why would I […]
Now this is a good question! I was a teen in the 60s and my recollection was that this was in use by 1965 at the latest. A small pointer maybe – Norman Vaughan hosted Sunday Night At The London Palladium from […]
Ah – you know I was forgetting that SFF was on Magical Mystery Tour! I think all of yours are Lennon tracks besides You Never Give Me Your Money..? I did consciously try to mix up the lead voices etc. Good list though!
I don’t, but I will….if ‘spin’ is appropriate for Spotify? I do think that coming to it new is totally different to returning to it – it just sounds so….well, how can I be polite….’of its time’..? Not […]
Just listened to it for the first time ever (I think, although some tracks are familiar ) and I’m afraid it didn’t really do it for me. I really did try, honest guv! It’s not a concious anti-prog thing, but my […]