Bob Dylan: Highway 61 Revisited
Album #20 - August 1965
Episode date - April 20, 2016
If you play this album along with other albums that were released at approximately the same time, you might better understand the full genius of Bob Dylan.
The Beatles: HELP!
Album #19: August 1965
Episode date - April 13, 2016
Oh, the indignities American fans of the Beatles were forced to suffer.
The Beach Boys: Summer Days (and Summer Nights)
Album #18: July 1965
Episode date - April 6, 2016
SUMMER DAYS AND SUMMER NIGHTS – THE BEACH BOYS The Beach Boys’ previous album, “Today”, (#14 in this series, featured just four weeks ago) marked a significant change in sty
The Byrds: Mr. Tambourine Man
Album #17: June 1965
Episode date - March 30, 2016
Here’s more proof that everyone was listening to everyone else back in 1965, and studying what they heard.
The Beatles: Beatles VI
Album #16: June 1965
Episode date - March 23, 2016
Once again, Capitol created an album from leftovers (and it would not be the last time).
Bob Dylan: Bringing It All Back Home
Album #15 - March 1965
Episode date - March 16, 2016
One of the great pleasures of playing all of these great albums in chronological order is hearing how they relate to one another.
The Beach Boys: TODAY!
Album #14: March 1965
Episode date - March 9, 2016
By 1965, the world of Brian Wilson started to change radically.
The Rolling Stones: The Rolling Stones NOW!
Album #13: May 1964
Episode date - March 2, 2016
I suppose that, like everything that is subjective, we all harbor our own prejudices about what constitutes importance or greatness in popular music.
The Beatles: Beatles '65
Album #12: December 1964
Episode date - February 24, 2016
The Beatles juggernaut rolled on through 1964, until even the haters started to join the ranks.
The Rolling Stones: 12 X 5
Album #11: May 1964
Episode date - February 17, 2016
Somehow, the Rolling Stones managed to evade the same indignities that faced the Beatles in regard to American album releases.