Elvis Presley: From Elvis in Memphis

Elvis Presley: From Elvis in Memphis

Album #74 - June 1969

Episode date - January 31, 2018

It may not be obvious today, but in 1969, trying to salvage Elvis Presley’s career as a respectably valid musician was a loser’s game.

The Meters - The Meters

The Meters - The Meters

Album #64 - May 1969

Episode date - January 24, 2018

The world didn’t necessarily need a band to fill the space between James Brown and the MG’s, but the Meters decided to do it anyway, and a lot us are very glad that they did.

The Kinks - Arthur

The Kinks: Arthur (Part 1)

Channel 149 - Part 17

Episode date - January 26, 2018

“Arthur” signified a distinct change for the Kinks. Stylistically, not too much about the album is different.

The Kinks - The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society

The Kinks: The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society (Part 2)

Channel 149 - Part 16

Episode date - January 19, 2018

Every now and then, our show format causes a bit of redundancy in what we cover.

Neil Young: Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Neil Young: Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Album #73 - May 1969

Episode date - January 17, 2018

Neil Young was quick to start his solo career after the demise of Buffalo Springfield, but his first album was something of a misstep.

The Kinks - The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society

The Kinks: The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society (Part 1)

Channel 149-15

Episode date - January 12, 2018

From the inside, the band felt like it was in a state of turmoil, but from the outside the Kinks appeared to be handling the crazy culture of the late ‘60s with a great deal of aplomb.

Procol Harum - A Salty Dog

Procol Harum: A Salty Dog

Album #72 - May 1969

Episode date - January 10, 2018

No matter how you cut it, Procol Harum are an unusual band.

Crosby, Stills and Nash: “Crosby, Stills and Nash”

Crosby, Stills and Nash: “Crosby, Stills and Nash”

Album #70 - May 1969

Episode date - January 3, 2018

I’ve loved this album since I was a child (and I certainly was, since I was barely eleven years old when it was released), so it is easy for me to speak in terms of adulation when discussing

The Kinks 1967

The Kinks: Oddities and Rarities

Channel 149-14

Episode date - January 5, 2018

In 1967, the Kinks were incredibly active in the studio, recording more songs than they could have used on their albums.

Sly and The Family Stone - STAND!

Sly and The Family Stone: STAND!

Album #71 - May 1969

Episode date - December 27, 2017

The face and sound of soul music changed irrevocably with this album.

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