How Music Changed History

The 1960's and Its Effect on the 1970's and Beyond

February 9, 2018

Episode date - February 9, 2018

Recently, the Huntington Arts Council have been featuring an art exhibit that features works from the '60s.

The Kinks - After Arthur

The Kinks: After Arthur

Channel 149-18

Episode date - February 2, 2018

After suffering – and surviving - a lengthy spurt of outright ignorance by the press and the public, the Kinks started to emerge as a band of survivors.

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 149-17

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 149-16

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

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